regional women's conference 2018

Regional Women’s Conference 2018

12 – 14 October 2018

Come along and meet other women members from around the region, attend informative and enjoyable workshops, listen to speakers and peruse the stalls! Workshops 100 years of women’s suffrage Abortion Rights Education and women’s participation Maternity Rights Menopause Tan Tedy Caribbean singing group Young people and mental health Craft sessions How to attend regional women’s […]

Wellbeing at Work (Truro)

16 October 2018 8:30am–3:30pm

Truro

Mental health and how we feel affects every part of our lives and everyone can experience difficult or “bad” days when we might feel down, worried or upset. However there are lots of things we can do to look after our mental health and emotional wellbeing.

Further Representation Skills (Truro)

17 – 18 October 2018

Truro

This course reinforces some approaches and procedures introduced in the five day Stewards course and explores in more detail; preparing for a case, building confidence, getting organised and looking after yourself.

UNISON celebrates Black Trade Unionism and the history and impact of music

19 October 2018 10:00am–4:00pm

UNISON Centre

Black History Month offers a wonderful opportunity to celebrate the shared history of Black people across the many shores of the world.

Wellbeing at Work (Bristol)

23 October 2018 8:30am–3:30pm

Bristol

Mental health and how we feel affects every part of our lives and everyone can experience difficult or “bad” days when we might feel down, worried or upset. However there are lots of things we can do to look after our mental health and emotional wellbeing.

Tackling Stress at Work (Exeter)

22 – 23 November 2018

Exeter

This course is open to all Health and Safety Representatives, Stewards and activists.

Further Representation Skills (Truro)

5 – 6 February 2019

Truro

This course reinforces some approaches and procedures introduced in the 5 day Stewards course and explores in more detail: Process for identifying needs and exploring what is and isn’t a case Recap on sources of information especially the ACAS code Preparing for a grievance and a capability case Planning and building a case including interviewing […]

Introduction to Bargaining (Exeter)

14 March 2019 9:30am–4:30pm

Exeter

The course focuses on talking to employers as an essential part of the steward’s role and stresses the importance of preparation and practice.

Equality Matters (Exeter)

16 April 2019 9:30am–4:30pm

Exeter

This course covers UNISON’s commitment to reflecting the diversity of its members and an introduction to equality legislation. It is designed to raise awareness of potential discrimination in the workplace.