Labour’s training webinars are presentations by Labour’s Training Team and specialised staff to give practical guidance across a range of subjects for activists, roleholders and councillors. Here are the general webinars given in 2020. Click here for our webinars for new members, for those thinking about becoming a councillor and all older webinars.
Welcome to the Labour Party 2020
You’ve joined the Labour Party – thank you and welcome. Join us for this on-line training session to find out what it means to be a Labour Party member and how you can get involved and play your part.
What training is available for Labour Party members 2020
Join the team as we share with you what training and resources are available to Labour Party members
Role holder workshop
Whether you’re a seasoned role holder or you have only just taken up a new position, join us as we share top tips in this session designed to give you the chance to see what support is available and have your say on what the Labour Party can do to support you.
Planning your campaigns for 2021
May next year will see us have a huge set of local election. When it is safe to do so, we need to have a plan to hit the ground running – this is what it should look like
How to stand as a Labour councillor 2021
A session that guides you through the process of standing as a Labour Councillor. We will talk through the application process and share top tips to help you stand out
Be a Councillor – Women members
This session is aimed at encouraging women to stand as Councillors in the 2021 local elections. The session will be hosted by women who will talk about their experience as Cllrs, answer questions and discuss why it is important more women stand.
Campaign Resources – What’s available to me?
This session goes over all the different Labour Party platforms and resources that are available to you. You’ll find out about everything we have to help you with campaigning, from Labour Connects to Dialogue and Contact Creator.
How to use social media and technology to stay in touch and welcome Labour members
From using Google hang-outs, Zoom calls,WebEx, Facebook groups and WhatsApp groups. We’ll share with you advice, top tips and new ideas including our communities section on Achieve.
Part 1 – Online CLP meetings overview of online meetings
Part 2 – Online CLP meeting show to set up a ballot on Choice Voting
Part 3 – Online CLP meeting show to schedule a meeting on Teams and check the eligibility of your members
Roadmap Elections 2021 Campaigning in a Covid world
An overview that will help you plan and prepare for the local elections taken place in May 2021.
Be the best Council candidate – sitting candidates
It doesn’t matter if you have been a Councillor for 4, 8 or 12 years. Join the team as we share with you ideas and advice for incumbent Council candidates across the country seeking to win in 2020.
This session was recorded in February 2020 pre-Covid 19
Developing 5 local pledges
Developing campaigns and pledges that matter to local residents is a great way to get your message across in the run up to local elections. Join us as we explore some of the different ideas and tools that you can use.
Introduction to Connects – Labour’s online tool for creating localised leaflets and other campaign materials.
We consider why print is important as part of an integrated campaign. We will be looking different options for different budgets and there will be a short demonstration of how to order for anyone who has not used the platform before. We will also demonstrate some changes we have made to the platform since the general election.
Find out more about planning your print campaign throughout the year and the best processes for organising the production and distribution of these items on time every time! Helpful for those who have paused campaigning to plan towards next year’s elections.