Training Sessions

Running for election can be a daunting experience so we want to make sure you feel as informed and prepared as you possibly can. If you're not sure whether to run or you just want to find out more details, these sessions will provide the answers to all your questions about the election process and what it's actually like to be a sabb.

The following sessions are open to anyone thinking about running for election.

Date Event About Time Location
Monday 5th February Elections 101 All the basic information you need to run for election. 12pm

Rosa Parks, University House

Thursday 8th February Health and Social Care Leaders How to manage being a Sabbatical Officer alongside your career as well as all the basic information you need to run for election. 12pm L219 Allerton
Monday 12th February Elections 101 All the basic information you need to run for election. 12pm C805 Allerton
Tuesday 13th February Liberation Leaders How to run for election if you are underrepresented as well as all the basic information you need to run for election. 3pm

Rosa Parks, University House


Once nominations are over the following sessions will provide candidates with extra training and support.

Date Event About Time Location
Friday 16th February Candidate Briefing A compulsory session to tell you all the information you need about the election 3pm University House
Tuesday 20th February Campaigning Basics All the basic skills and training you need to campaign during the elections. 12pm

Lewis Latimer, University House

Tuesday 20th February Campaigning Resources Stick around to collect t-shirts,  banners and boards to help with your campaign and help yourself to paint and other craft supplies 2pm

The Pillars,  University House

Thursday 22nd February Digital Campaigning How to use social media, videos and other online tools to promote yourself. 3pm

Lewis Latimer, University House

Monday 26th February Public Speaking and Question Time Training Advice and guidance on how to speak confidently in front of a crowd with a focus on preparing for Candidate Question Time. 3pm

Lewis Latimer, University House