How to Become a Citizen Lobbyist
Start Date: Ongoing
End Date: Ongoing
This course helps advocates understand why its important to communicate with elected officials and how to do so effectively. Students new to advocacy -- as well as those already involved -- will learn communication skills such as conducting background research, developing and delivering a message, and following up. Learn the secrets to using the Internet, getting someone to listen to your message, and navigating the legislative process.
This is a self-paced course. You log on at your convenience to read the course materials, take quizzes, and submit any other assignments. Most students complete this course within a few weeks.
Our online learning platform, HSUonline, meets the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requirements. ANGEL, HSUs learning platform, is accessible to users with disabilities.