Fundamentals of Community Organising Training - Online

June 15, 2020 at 6:30pm
Zoom (online) - link and instructions to be provided
Sydney, NSW
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Tria Manley · · 0466795990

Apply now for our online digital community organising training course, Movement For Life - Fundamentals of Community Organising.



When: 6.30pm AEST (4.30pm WA time) - 8.30 pm AEST (6.30pm WA time) on the following dates.

  • Mon: 15 June: Welcome, and a deep dive into the world of community organising and movement building

  • Tues: 16 June: Relational organising based on connections around issues, interests, and values

  • Wed: 17 June: Building trust through sharing stories and making an effective ask

  • Mon: 22 June: Sharing our personal stories, and Holding meaningful community gatherings that inspire action

  • Tues: 23 June: Choosing an issue and making a plan

  • Wed: 24 June: Practical activity: Putting our plan into practice. Wrap up and next steps

NB: 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 the free online collaboration platform called Zoom (assistance provided if needed)


What do I need: A computer, phone, or tablet (computer recommended), the internet, the free Zoom application (guidance on how to install and setup is provided prior to the training) 


Cost: The costs of training are covered for accepted applicants 


RSVP at the top right of this page! 


Movement For Life training gives you the building blocks to spread your values and create change in your community. Together, we’re putting the power back in the hands of the people.


Our leading community organising training is all about immersing yourself in an incredible learning and development experience.


Using tools and techniques honed in community organising programs across the world, we’ll help you reach new audiences and have empowering conversations about the things that matter to you— and the reasons we should all support life.


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 program. 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.

David_2_(1).jpg “Theory is one thing, but putting it into practice is
where real learning happens”

-David Cuschieri, 48yo, Interior Designer and Movement for Life graduate.


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