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August 9, 2016 Partisan Primary Walk-in Training Sessions for Election Officials

You do not need to RSVP for training sessions

Election Officials must attend one hour of training before each election.


Becoming Election Official Supertars

Counting Votes Manual(State Elections Commission)

DS200i Ballot Scenarios

Quick Guide to remaking ballots

Respecting Cultural Differences at the Polls

Equity & Engagement at the Polls

What Goes Where & Who Signs What as the Polls Close



Online Training is not an acceptable substitute for in-person training for the August 9 Election.


VIDEO TOPICS and links

These videos have not been updated to reflect Voter ID and other important changes to State Law. Do not use them as training materials for August 9, 2016.

Remaking Ballots

Processing Absentee Ballots

Working at the Poll Book Table

Working with Observers at your Polling Place

Election Official Ethical Considerations

Balanced and Secure Elections

New Chief Inspectors: Beyond the Baseline

Election Official Manuals

City of Madison Election Official guide

State of Wisconsin Election Day Manual

Completing Election Day Forms (PDF) 

Wisconsin State Statutes: Elections

Chapter 5 (PDF)

Chapter 6 (PDF)

Chapter 7 (PDF)

Chapter 8 (PDF)

Chapter 9 (PDF)

Chapter 10 (PDF)

Chapter 11 (PDF)

Chapter 12 (PDF)


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