Trainings

Please find below a list of many of the trainings that the Progressive Technology Project has conducted over the years. Each training contains links to materials used in the trainings.

Back to Fundamentals

Overview

Understand how organizing steps correlate with how data is recorded in the database.

Objectives

The objective of building the components of a campaign is to ensure that everything learned in this track is contextualized in a real-world activity rather than just memorized as rote tasks. We also want to enforce the idea that we want to both record who a person is as well as each interaction we have with them.

Category

Back to Fundamentals

Overview

Entering Canvassing Results covers the basics of logging in and doing simple data entry of contacts from a convassing results page.

Objectives

The objective of this lesson is to ensure all participants are up-to-speed on the most basic PowerBase task, answer common questions about data entry, and put them in an organizing frame of mind. This lesson gets straight to the chase, allowing the participants to start “doing something” on the database as quickly as possible, with minimal presenting.

Category

Back to Intro to Powerbase

Description

Starter ground rules

Icebreaker

Close your eyes and imagine the world 50 years from now after we have won our struggles.

Lots of things are different, but pay close attention to the technology. Go around and say your name, organization, pronouns and OPTIONAL: then describe one technology that you see, hear, smell, sense 50 years from now by starting with "I dream..."

Category

Powerbase Training

Location: Ginn Parlour, 1233 Preservation Park Way, Oakland, CA 94612
Date: Monday, March 9, 9:00 - 5:00 pm

Category

Materials

Materials will not be printed for you at the training. If you want a paper copy, please download and print before you come.

For all days, please review the Starter Ground Rules

Category

Materials

Materials will not be printed for you at the training. If you want a paper copy, please download and print before you come.

For all days, please review the Starter Ground Rules

Category

Logistics

Agenda

Morning

  • 10:00 - 10:30 - Logistics, welcome, introductions, ice breaker
  • 10:30 - 11:15 - Powerbase/Organizing Components exercise: It's not about you, it's about what you do
  • 11:15 - 12:15 - Demonstration of Powerbase capabilities
Category

Materials

Materials will not be printed for you at the training. If you want a paper copy, please download and print before you come.

Category

See below for 40 practice CSV contact import spread sheets. Please choose the sheet based on the number in your training user name.

Category