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Election Official Training schedule

for November 2014

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Election Day Basics Training on Campus:

    UW-Madison Campus, Student Activity Center, 333 East Campus Mall - Room 4204

- 6pm Monday, October 27

- 4pm Wednesday, October 29


As of 10/09/2014 the United States Supreme Court has ruled that Wisconsin's Voter ID law will NOT be implemented for the November 4th election.


A different training topic will be presented for those times that are under Voter ID on the schedule


The link to sign up for hands-on tabulator and Automark training is here.

Processing Absentee Ballots

Respecting Cultural Differences at the Polls

Election Official Training for New Poll Workers

Equity & Engagement at the Polls

Working at the Poll Book Table

Election Day Voter Registration

What Goes Where & Who Signs What as the

   Polls Close



The Madison City Clerk's Office now offers video training for Election officials.  For this to count as training in place of attending in-person training, you must complete about an hour worth of training. 

Print out the certification, study the video, complete the form and submit with your payroll sheet on election day.

Training Certification Form (PDF)

VIDEO TOPICS and links

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

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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