The Organising Steward (Bristol)

16 September – 14 October 2019

Bristol

As a steward you are a vital link in the union chain and have an important role to play in organising members at local level. This course is the first in a pathway of training to enable you to undertake your role.

The Organising Steward (Wareham)

17 September – 15 October 2019

Wareham

As a steward you are a vital link in the union chain and have an important role to play in organising members at local level. This course is the first in a pathway of training to enable you to undertake your role.

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.

The Organising Steward (Exeter)

19 September – 17 October 2019

Exeter

As a steward you are a vital link in the union chain and have an important role to play in organising members at local level. This course is the first in a pathway of training to enable you to undertake your role.

The Organising Steward (Truro)

19 September – 17 October 2019

Truro

As a steward you are a vital link in the union chain and have an important role to play in organising members at local level. This course is the first in a pathway of training to enable you to undertake your role.

Regional Council (Croyde Bay)

19 October 2019 10:30am–3:00pm

Croyde Bay

This 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? This form will be available nearer the time. Registration Registration will open closer to the date.   Reasonable Adjustments & Childcare Should anyone apply for childcare or reasonable adjustments […]

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)

2 – 3 November 2019

Bristol

This residential weekend of workshops, speakers and training events 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 time for young people to join, and become active, in UNISON. The issues facing young […]

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 […]

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.