Trainings

City Officers, Employees, and Filing Officers

  • NetFile How-to Video Tutorials

    Ethics Commission staff produced several micro video tutorials to demonstrate how to perform various tasks in the NetFile System. These short videos provide bite-sized, task specific demonstrations in 5 minutes are less. Form 700 Program For Filing Officers Login to NetFile Admin System Onboarding – Creating A New Filer Account in NetFile Onboarding A Filer […]

  • Form 700 Information Sessions for Filers and Filing Officers

    The Ethics Commission’s information sessions for Filing Officers and Filers regarding the annual Form 700 filing requirements are held remotely. Click here to view upcoming session dates and previously recorded sessions.

Candidates, Committees, and Treasurers

  • Treasurers: Mandatory Training for Independent Expenditure Committee Treasurers – 2022 Election Cycle

    This slide presentation provides an overview of applicable campaign finance rules and regulations applicable to treasurers and assistant treasurers of Independent Expenditure Committees. Reviewing this presentation fulfills the annual mandatory training requirement for the 2022 Election Cycle. Following review, treasurers and assistant treasurers must each e-file a Certificate of Training (Form SFEC-107). Click Here to […]

  • Candidates & Treasurers: Mandatory Training for Candidates and their Treasurers – November 8, 2022 General Election

    This slide presentation provides an overview of applicable campaign finance rules and regulations applicable to candidates for City elected office and their committee treasurers and assistant treasurers. Reviewing this presentation fulfills the mandatory training requirement for the November 8, 2022 general election. Following review, candidates and treasures must each e-file a Certificate of Training (Form […]

  • Treasurers: Mandatory Training for Recipient & General Purpose Committee Treasurers – 2022 Election Cycle

    This slide presentation provides an overview of applicable campaign finance rules and regulations applicable to treasurers and assistant treasurers of primarily-formed and general purpose recipient committees. Reviewing this presentation fulfills the mandatory training requirement for the 2022 Election Cycle. Following review, treasurers and assistant treasurers must each e-file a Certificate of Training (Form SFEC-107). Click […]

  • NetFile Training for New Users

    Political Committees and Lobbyists are required to electronically file campaign statements and disclosure reports using the Commission’s NetFile e-filing system. Once your NetFile account has been established by Ethics Commission staff, we encourage new users to contact NetFile to request a 30-minute training by NetFile’s staff. There is no charge for this service. Click here for […]

  • FPPC Workshop: Local Candidates, Treasurers, and Committee Basics

    This FPPC video offers great information and guidance for local candidates and committee treasurers, and includes an in-depth review of the Form 460 Campaign Statement. This workshop is recommended as a supplemental overview of State law. It does not encompass laws exclusive to San Francisco and does not replace the annual mandatory training requirement. Start […]

Lobbyists

  • NetFile Training for New Users

    Political Committees and Lobbyists are required to electronically file campaign statements and disclosure reports using the Commission’s NetFile e-filing system. Once your NetFile account has been established by Ethics Commission staff, we encourage new users to contact NetFile to request a 30-minute training by NetFile’s staff. There is no charge for this service. Click here for […]

  • Lobbyist: Video | Required Training for Contact Lobbyist

    On January 1, 2018, Proposition T enacted new restrictions on gifts, campaign contributions, and bundling by lobbyists. Contact Lobbyists must view this approximately 31-minuted training within one year of their initial registration. (Note: This training video will soon be updated to reflect the new requirements). Following viewing, a lobbyist must file a signed declaration stating that […]

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