Our leading community organising training is all about immersing yourself in an incredible learning and development experience.
This course will give you experience and skills in:
- The theory and frameworks of community organising
- Relational organising
- Leadership and facilitation
- Communications for change (telling your personal narrative)
- Campaign planning
- Activating your local community
- Building grassroots teams and volunteer management
Once you’ve completed our 6 module online Fundamentals of Community Organising training, you’ll be well equipped to work with us on our current campaigns and join the innovative Movement for Life national community organising network. Through this program you will also have the opportunity to work with your local community and existing local networks to take effective action on the local issues you care about.
When: 7pm - 9pm AEST/5 - 7pm AWST, Monday to Wednesday, over 2 weeks.
Mon 20 September: Welcome, and a deep dive into the world of community organising and movement building
Tues 21 September: Relational organising based on connections around issues, interests, and values
Wed 22 September: Building through sharing stories and making an effective ask
Mon 27 September: Sharing our personal stories, and Holding meaningful community gatherings that inspire action
Tues 28 September: Choosing an issue and making a plan
- Wed 29 September: Practical activity: Putting our plan into practice. Wrap up and next steps
This program is a carefully structured and connected series of modules. It’s important you ensure you are available for all modules before registering.
Where: The comfort of your own home. We will come together using Zoom.
What do I need: A computer or tablet (computer recommended), the internet, the free Zoom application (guidance on how to install and setup is provided prior to the training)
Accessibility: These sessions will be live streamed over Zoom and will have live captioning. If you have any questions about access or need other arrangements in place you can contact Mallory.
Cost: The costs of training are covered for accepted applicants
RSVP to reserve your space. Please include your best phone number as we'll call you in the lead up to the training.
Together, we’re putting the power back in the hands of the people.