Training documents will be posted in May for the upcoming June 8th Primary Election. Training for this election will start in mid-May and be completed online due to the ongoing pandemic and the limited availability of facilities. Election officers assigned to the election will be emailed information to sign up for a training class.
Election Day Guide(PDF, 4MB) - Complete guide to working at the polling place for Chiefs and Assistant Chiefs.
Election Day Cheat Sheet(PDF, 581KB) - Two-pager covering key procedures for election officers.
Election Officer Training Slides(PDF, 15MB) – Review slides after you complete your interactive course
Sample Form Training Packet - 2020 General Election(PDF, 2MB)
Full List of Acceptable Identifications(PDF, 783KB)
Election Security – “How We Secure Elections”
Provisional Ballot Training
The links below will open a YouTube video in a separate window.
Delivery of Voting Equipment
Setting up the Poll Pad
Packing up the Poll Pad
Setting up the Voting Stations
Packing the Voting Stations
Ballot Box Setup
Opening the Scanner Part I
Opening the Scanner Part II
Shutdown the Scanner
Packing up the Scanner
Opening the Ballot Marker
Shutdown the Ballot Marker
Packing up the Ballot Marker
Voter Registration & Elections
2100 Clarendon Blvd, Suite 320Arlington, VA 22201
Hours: 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. M-F
FAX (main): 703-228-3659
FAX (absentee applications): 703-228-3705