The CFB conducts a variety of training sessions to help campaigns comply with the rules, disclose their finances via C-SMART, and navigate the post-election audit process. Pick a session from the list below and register online today!
For the health and safety of staff and visitors during the COVID-19 outbreak, we are conducting all of our trainings online and will send invitations by email to registered attendees before each scheduled session below. Training registrations close at 11:59 pm the day before the training date.
If you have any questions or need to reschedule any training, please email Trainings@nyccfb.info.
5 Borough Tour
Based on campaign feedback, the CFB is launching an initiative called the 5 Borough Tour to expand the training locations to public libraries across New York City. We will be conducting New to the CFB and Compliance in all 5 boroughs. These seminars are open to the public, including potential candidates, treasurers, campaign staff and volunteers. [These have been suspended until further notice due to public health concerns regarding COVID-19.]
In-office trainings are held in the afternoon and evening at the CFB offices located at 100 Church Street, 12th Floor, in lower Manhattan. Class size is limited and late arrivals may not be accepted. A photo ID is required at the security desk in the building lobby. - Individuals that are interested in attending a training in the CFB office must RSVP below. A Candidate Services liaison will confirm your registration prior to the training. [As stated above, all trainings are being conducted online until further notice.]
*Please note that a Compliance training must be completed prior to the C-SMART training.
To be eligible to receive any pre-ballot public funds payment, the candidate, treasurer, or campaign manager must complete a Compliance and C-SMART training at least 15 business days before the payment date. All campaigns must complete a Compliance and C-SMART training by May 17, 2021.
Register for a TrainingAs stated above, please try to register a day before to be guaranteed a spot in a training. The CFB staff send information to attendees well in advance of the training’s start time.
|2021 Statement Review||09/23/2020 (12:00 PM - 02:00 PM)||Online via Microsoft Teams|
|New to the CFB||09/30/2020 (12:00 PM - 01:30 PM)||Online via Microsoft Teams|
|2021 Statement Review||10/05/2020 (02:00 PM - 04:00 PM)||Online via Microsoft Teams|
|2021 Compliance Only||10/07/2020 (02:30 PM - 04:30 PM)||Online via Microsoft Teams|
|2021 C-SMART Only||10/08/2020 (02:30 PM - 04:30 PM)||Online via Microsoft Teams|
|2021 Compliance and C-SMART||10/14/2020 (12:00 PM - 04:30 PM)||Online via Microsoft Teams|
|New to the CFB||10/16/2020 (12:00 PM - 01:30 PM)||Online via Microsoft Teams|
|2021 Compliance Only||10/20/2020 (02:30 PM - 04:30 PM)||Online via Microsoft Teams|
|2021 C-SMART Only||10/21/2020 (02:30 PM - 04:30 PM)||Online via Microsoft Teams|
|2021 Statement Review||10/22/2020 (12:00 PM - 02:00 PM)||Online via Microsoft Teams|
|New to the CFB||10/29/2020 (03:00 PM - 04:30 PM)||Online via Microsoft Teams|