more than 40 years, TheCapitol.Net and its predecessor, Congressional Quarterly Executive Conferences, have been
teaching professionals from government, military, business, and NGOs about the dynamics and operations of the legislative and executive branches and how to work with them.
TheCapitol.Net is an independent non-partisan small business that provides continuing professional education and publications for thousands of government employees each year.
TheCapitol.Net is on the GSA Schedule,
MAS, for custom training, on-site and online.
Ability to select a vendor without a lengthy bidding process
Our Custom Training Clients
We have designed and conducted hundreds of custom training programs for our clients, which include all levels of government.
Agencies in every federal department
State, USDA, DoD, FSIS, TAI, EPA, GAO, Treasury,
ODNI, SSA, NIH, FBI, CIA, NASA
JCS, Air Force, Army, Navy, USCG, DFAS, WHS
State and local governments
Our custom programs range from 1/2 hour to 10 days in length, and include the legislative process, federal budget process, testifying before Congress, research, writing, communication and media training. Our most popular programs for agencies and the military are Congressional
Operations Briefing - Capitol Hill Workshop, Drafting Effective Federal Legislation and Amendments, Congressional Dynamics and the Legislative Process,
Writing for Government and Business, and Media Training.
on-site custom training programs are usually presented in Washington, DC, although we can present custom on-site training anywhere in the United States.
We can also present our custom training online. Previous custom training programs have been presented in many states including California, New Mexico, Texas, Colorado, Maryland, New York, Virginia, North Carolina, Florida, Illinois, Georgia, Missouri, and Minnesota.
Teaching how Washington and Congress
Attendees at our practical legislative, communication and media training include:
Agency staff (GS to GS-15, and SES)
Military personnel (NCO to flag-level officers)
Foreign service staff (FSO through ambassador level)
Our independent faculty, who are all subject-matter experts, conduct all of our custom training.
Training Manuals and Course Materials
Our custom training course materials often include our practical publications written by subject matter experts.
Legislative Drafter's Deskbook
Testifying Before Congress
Real World Research Skills
Congressional Operations Poster
Media Relations Handbook for Agencies, Associations, Nonprofits and Congress
Common Sense Rules of Advocacy for Lawyers
TheCapitol.Net accepts all forms of payment methods for custom training, but we prefer payment by check or EFT.
TheCapitol.Net is a Virginia Corporation, registered in
DUNS number: 04-273-5071
SAM Unique Entity ID: CJ32EZ764QJ8
SIC: 8299, 2741, 8742
NAIC: 611430, 5619
2, 5111, 541611
Our mailing address is PO Box 25706, Alexandria, VA 22313-5706.
If you need a
Form W-9, we have a pre-filled version here
(1-page PDF) or contact our registrar: 202-678-1600.
If you would like us to respond to an RFP/RFQ, send the Statement of Work to us:
Email: custom -at- TheCapitol.Net
Mail: TheCapitol.Net, PO Box 25706, Alexandria, VA 22313-5706
For more information about TheCapitol.Net, please see our About Us page.
Still Have Questions?
See FAQs About Our Custom, On-Site Training
For more information about
custom training tailored for your agency or department:
Browse the Custom Training section of our web site
Call us: 202-678-1600,
Email us: complete our custom program information request for more information.
TheCapitol.Net is a non-partisan firm, and the opinions of its faculty, authors, clients and the owners and operators of its vendors are their own and do not represent those of TheCapitol.Net.
All custom training from TheCapitol.Net is tailored for each organization and audience. Topics from this program can be combined with topics from our other programs and with topics from your existing training programs.
See what some of the attendees at our custom programs say about our custom training.
Our faculty includes more than 50 core trainers, all of whom are independent subject matter experts.
To help you publicize and market a custom program to your organization's audience, we can provide printed materials and language for your own internal promotion and publicity.