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Nonviolent Direct Action Training

  • The Washington Neighborhood Center 400 16th St Sacramento, California 95814 (map)

Our capacity to resist is directly correlated to our capacity to self-organize on a massive scale. Join us for a training for people who want to develop their ability to take strong collective action in committed groups of people.

Agenda Overview: 
-Arguement for Direct Action
-Affinity Group Recruitment
-Strategic Thinking & Planning + Power Mapping
-Legal & Jail Considerations and Support
-Threat Assessment
-Security Culture
-Tech Security for Activists
-Intro to Action Planning
-Decision Making
-Scouting
-Liaisons and Action Roles
-Tactics
-Media & Messaging
-Action Planning
-Rapid Decision Making & Communications
-De-escalation

*This event is free! 
*Bike Parking
*Childcare
*ADA Handicap Accessable
*If you need an interpreter, please let us know.
*Scent free space - please refrain from wearing scented lotions, colognes or purfumes.

We will be providing snacks and water. There will be a lunch break from 3:15pm - 3:45pm. Please bring a sack lunch and snacks or support Jaliscos Tacos across the street.

Meet the trainers: Diablo Rising Tide is the San Francisco Bay Area chapter of Rising Tide North America and their leadership will be facilitating this training with Rising Tide Sacramento.

This event is endorsed by No DAPL - Sacramento NorCal Resist 99Rise of Sacramento and the Sacramento Climate Coalition.