9 December 2021 11:00am–5:00pm
Further Learning – Interactive Workshop for UNISON Activists
Having effective conversations
10am – 12pm & 2pm – 4pm
One 4-hour session with a break in the middle
This new course is aimed at both experienced and new activists and will look at how to have more effective conversations with members and other activists.
The course will include:
- How to tackle apathy and encourage members to get more involved
- How effective conversations helps union organising
- Gaining confidence in speaking to members
- How to handle difficult conversations and how to challenge and overcome negative responses
You should make your Branch aware that you are attending this course in order for them to keep their records up to date and ensure you receive up to date information relevant to your role. If you are in need of support to request time off from your work to attend please talk to the branch to gain support.
You may have a local policy to support with gaining reasonable time off to attend training from your employer. There is also guidance via ACAS – Time off advice
If you have any questions about the course please do not hesitate to get in contact with us
Email: SW Education Enquiries
Tutored by Mark Everden Regional Organiser Education