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Ohio Registered Election Official Certification

We can protect the right to vote.

The Ohio Registered Election Official Certification is a collaboration between the Glenn College and the Ohio Association of Election Officials to train election officials on important issues to ensure fair and accurate elections for all Ohioans.

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Program overview

Program designed for:
  • All Ohio election officials
  • Attendees of Ohio Association of Election Officials winter and summer conferences
Program highlights:
  • Ohio-specific courses focus on how election laws are implemented and applied on the job
  • Courses are co-taught by Ohio State faculty and elections officials for real-world impact
  • Eight courses are required for certification
Course registration
  • Course descriptions are available here
  • Register for courses here
  • Contact aaron@ockermanconsulting.com for questions about course registration, information about how many courses you have or need, and certification
“We are so grateful for the record number of Ohio voters who turned out to vote through our three secure methods of voting: absentee voting by mail, in-person absentee voting, and Election Day voting.” Michelle Wilcox, President, Ohio Association of Election Officials
“Once again, Ohio election officials rose to a daunting task. [The 2020 election] can only be deemed an unqualified success.” Lisa Welch, First Vice President, Ohio Association of Election Officials
“We just threw a big party for nearly six million Ohioans that lasted for 28 days. While exhausted, local election officials could not be more thrilled with how this election was administered.” Brian Sleeth, Second Vice President, Ohio Association of Election Officials


For more information

Contact the Glenn College professional development team




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