TU Volunteer Trainings

TU volunteer leader trainings are a great way to increase your knowledge, access new resources and learn the tips, tactics and tools. Led by staff members as well as fellow volunteers, these trainings run the gamut of topics. For more help and information, contact a member of the Volunteer Operations staff.

Register for Upcoming Trainings

Click the links below to register for one of these upcoming volunteer training webinars and regional and national meetings.

View Recordings of Past Trainings

Scroll down to view all training videos and resources, or click one of the following links to jump to a specific training topic section.

Volunteer Leader Trainings

TU Project Finder Reporting Tool

Succession Planning & Leadership Development

Strategic Planning: Building a Roadmap for Growth

New Chapter Leader Orientation

New Council Leader Orientation

Financial & Personal Property Controls Policy Training

Chapter Finances & IRS Reporting - Oct. 2016 Training

Filing the Annual Financial Report Form

Regional Meeting Resources and Presentations
View presentations and resources from our many regional training conferences for chapter and council leaders.

Leaders Only Section Tools - Short Video "How To's"


Conservation & Angler Science

Navigating the FERC Hydropower Relicensing Process

Successful Grassroots Advocacy

Partners Everywhere: Building Partnerships to Increase Impact

Planning a River Restoration or Cleanup Day

Rivers Calendar: Using Angler Science to Collect Data and Engage Members

TroutBlitz: How to Monitor Trout Health with a Fly Rod!

Building Resilience to Climate Change in Your Streams

Working with Land Trusts & Land Conservation

Responding and Preparing for Aquatic Invasive Species

Principles of Successful Stream Restoration

Small Dam Removal

Stream Restoration Using Large Woody Debris

Culverts & Fish Passage


Youth Education Trainings

Recorded STREAM Girls Webinar Training

Lessons in Engaging Youth from the Youth Leadership Council

The Role of the Youth Education Coordinator

How To Plan a Youth Event

The Ins-andOuts of Starting a 5 Rivers College Program

Impacting Youth from Kindergarten to College

Connecting Education to Restoration Projects

The Headwaters Youth Program (old)

  • Note: Older presentation.

Fundraising Trainings

Embrace A Stream Grants - Overview and Application Training

Foundation Grants: Finding & Applying for Local Funds

TU's Fundraising Discount Program

An Overview of Fundraising Opportunities for Chapters & Councils

The Ins-and-Outs of National Fish and Wildlife Foundation & Federal Grants

Membership & Community Building Trainings

5 Easy Ways to Recruit & Retain New Members

Membership Chair Roundtable

Running a Successful Fly Fishing Film Tour

Seven Ways to Improve Your Chapter Meeting

Communications Trainings

TU Who? Getting the Publicity Your Chapter Deserves

Using TU's Bulk Email Tool to Communicate with Your Members

Social Media: Expanding Your Online Presence

Using the TU Event Printshop

Using TU's New Logo & Brand


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