On-Demand Outreach Training Program

Join the ACS Outreach Training Program to learn how to draw a crowd and promote science with hands-on outreach events.

Pricing: FREE
Duration: 3–8 hours
Registration Info

About the Course

The Outreach Training Program (OTP) provides ACS members across the globe who are passionate about science outreach access planning resources through in-person workshops, live online courses, and on-demand courses. Our members and chemistry enthusiasts conduct science outreach, and the OTP is here to help you get involved! The OTP builds upon the success of ACS Outreach programs: National Chemistry Week, Chemists Celebrate Earth Week, International Chemistry Festivals, and the Festival Training Institute.

What You Will Learn

Attendees will:

  • Learn to plan and execute outreach events
  • Have networking opportunities with others about science outreach

Who Should Attend

This online course is for ACS members interested in organizing dynamic well-attended science outreach events. 

Course Outline

  • Key topics

    • Outreach programs overview and history
    • Event planning and fundraising
    • Leading volunteers
    • Marketing and partnerships
    • Monitoring and sustaining success
    • Communicating through hands-on activities
    • Safety in outreach settings

Dates, Locations, and Prices



Early Bird Full Price
Member(Premium Package) Free
Member or Associate(Standard or Basic Package) Free
Non-Member Free