Stress & Workload Management (Truro)

8 October 2019 8:30am–3:30pm

Truro

This course focuses on equipping stewards with the knowledge and skills needed to be able to look after their own wellbeing and manage the workload of the steward. This course will help participants to: identify and manage sources of stress develop effective ways to manage workload find practical ways of managing and dealing with problems […]

Stress & Workload Management (Taunton)

11 October 2019 8:30am–3:30pm

Taunton

This course focuses on equipping stewards with the knowledge and skills needed to be able to look after their own wellbeing and manage the workload of the steward. This course will help participants to: identify and manage sources of stress develop effective ways to manage workload find practical ways of managing and dealing with problems […]

Equality Matters (Truro)

15 October 2019 8:30am–3:30pm

Truro

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. The course will help participants to: review UNISON’s rules in relation to proportionality, fair representation and self-organisation have an understanding of the development of anti-discrimination […]

Equality Matters (Exeter)

15 October 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.

Regional Council (Croyde Bay)

19 October 2019 10:00am–3:00pm

Croyde Bay

The next Regional Council meeting is taking place on Saturday 19 October 2019 at UNISON’s Croyde Bay Holiday Resort in North Devon. How do I submit a motion? Submit a motion or topic for discussion This form needs completing and submitting by no later than noon on Tuesday 17 September 2019. After this, online registration of motions […]

Communicating with Members (Exeter)

22 October 2019 12:00am–12:00am

Exeter

This is a one-day course aimed at helping stewards communicate effectively with members from an organising perspective.

Communicating with Members (Truro)

22 October 2019 8:30am–3:30pm

Truro

This is a one-day course aimed at helping stewards communicate effectively with members from an organising perspective.

Regional Young Members Weekend (Bristol)

1 – 3 November 2019

Bristol

Our Regional Young Members weekend is designed by young members for young members. It’s a residential weekend of workshops, speakers and training events and is open to all UNISON Young Members who want to develop their skills and knowledge in campaigning and organising around the issues they face. There has never been a more important […]

Introduction to Employment Law (Exeter)

4 November – 2 December 2019

Exeter

This is a five day course aimed at all stewards, reps and activists. The course introduces learners to the main concepts of employment law and how the law relates to the workplace. Topics covered include: how the law has developed over time how laws are made contracts of employment the law on redundancy, TUPE and […]

Introduction to Bargaining (Taunton)

12 November 2019 8:30am–3:30pm

Taunton

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

Stress & Workload Management (Bristol)

13 November 2019 8:30am–3:30pm

Bristol

This course focuses on equipping stewards with the knowledge and skills needed to be able to look after their own wellbeing and manage the workload of the steward. This course will help participants to: identify and manage sources of stress develop effective ways to manage workload find practical ways of managing and dealing with problems […]

Autism Awareness (Taunton)

13 November 2019 9:30am–4:30pm

Taunton

This course is aimed at people whose employment brings them into contact with people with autistic spectrum disorders (ASD). Learners will benefit from the fact that the tutor team will include an adult with ASD and will therefore have the opportunity to put questions to an individual who has first-hand knowledge and experience of autism […]

Negotiating with Employers on Mental Health (Exeter)

19 November 2019 12:00am–12:00am

Exeter

A one day course looking at negotiating with employers around mental health in more depth. Who is it for? The two-day course is aimed at Stewards, Health & Safety Reps, Equalities Reps and Branch Officers. What will I learn? This course will cover: identifying negotiating issues negotiating a workplace mental health policy negotiating around sickness […]

Further Representation Skills (Exeter)

20 – 21 November 2019

Exeter

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.

Introduction to Bargaining (Bristol)

21 November 2019 8:30am–3:30pm

Bristol

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