Poll Worker Training - Elections

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Poll Worker Training

Welcome and thank you for being an Ada County Poll Worker!

Online Assessment

The successful completion of the online assessment allows only returning Poll Workers to meet their training obligation before every election. Gauge your knowledge of your duties.

Take the required online assessment

Training Schedule

Election worker training calendar for the March 12, 2019 Consolidated Election.

View Calendar Now (PDF)

Schedule Live Training

Select your training course, the day, and time. All training is conducted at our office. Sign ups are for individual attendees. To schedule a group, call Chris Alkire – Elections Trainer (208)-287-6861

Sign Up for Election Worker Training Now!

Video Courses

Below are three separate video courses meant to prepare you for Election Day.
The video provided by the Idaho Commission of the Blind teaches us how to assist voters requiring extra help.

Please take three minutes to review this video located at the bottom of this page.
Training Manuals and Calendar are PDF format and require Adobe Acrobat reader software.

Please visit Adobe’s website to download a free copy of the software.

Please call Christopher Alkire – (208) 287-6861 with training questions.

Poll Worker Supplemental Training Series (9 Videos)

Ballot Scanner Set Up, Use and Reporting

Touch Writer Set-up, Use, and Reporting

Note: The links on this page may occasionally go out of date, and some resources are occasionally updated. If you discover an outdated link or document, please let us know, at Elections@adacounty.id.gov