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So You Want to Run for Council - Online Course

Posted On: Friday, March 9, 2018
Running for a seat on Council can be relatively simple. The rules that govern who can run and how to run an election campaign can be found in any Municipal Clerk's office in Ontario. But, from the moment you file your nomination form your life will change!

Why is this Course Unique?

Content was designed by current and retired members of council. People who just like you decided to run, and have the knowledge and first-hand experience of what challenges and opportunities exist in community leadership.

Their expertise paired with the practical tools you need this course is invaluable for you as you start your election campaign.

Course content covers:

  • Reasons That You Should and Should Not Run for Council;
  • What You Should Know Before You Run for Office;
  • Dealing with the Media;
  • Techniques for Working with Others;
  • The Roles of Council Members and Staff;
  • What are the powers and influence of municipal government?
  • Transparency and Accountability in Government;
  • and much more...

Where? Municipal Education.ca

How? This is an online work Take it anywhere

Cost: $66.37 +HST ($75.00) at your own pace course. 

So You Want to Run for Council? ONLINE COURSE

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