Managing Challenging Behaviour – FULLY BOOKED – Waiting List Open

21 November 2023 2:00pm–5:00pm


Why not book on to this course on behaviour management with 2Resolve. Tutored by experts in the field. This course is aimed at members working in schools.

Attachment in early years – NEW DATE!

3 November 2023 9:30am–12:30pm


Tutored by expert tutors, this course is aimed at support staff working with young children and/or in an early years setting.

Healthcare Students Learning

27 September – 18 October 2023

Online - Webinar

Join our national team to learn more……Online webinar events – various dates

Communicating with Members – Exeter

20 September 2023 9:30am–4:30pm


This is a one-day course aimed at helping stewards communicate effectively with members from an organising perspective. It provides an opportunity to develop skills in a variety of communication methods including starting conversations, managing discussions, listening to members’ views, and using emails and other media.

Health and Safety Fest 2023 (BOOKING CLOSED)

15 – 16 September 2023

Croyde Bay, North Devon

Our regional Health & Safety Forum takes on a new name for 2023, out with the ‘Forum’ and in with the ‘Fest’!

Risk Assessments – Online

14 September 2023 9:30am–4:30pm


This course is designed for new or inexperienced Health and Safety reps. It can also be used as refresher for more experienced reps.

Attachment in early years – FULLY BOOKED – Waiting List Open

14 September 2023 9:30am–12:30pm


Tutored by expert tutors, this course is aimed at support staff working with young children and/or in an early years setting.

The History of Trade Unions & Employment Law – NEW!

13 September 2023 9:30am–12:30pm


To understand employment law as it is now, and how it may change in the future, we need to understand the past.

Health & Safety Refresher Course

7 September 2023 9:30am–4:30pm


This one day course is aimed at experienced Health and Safety Representatives and provides both an update on Health and Safety law and the opportunity to discuss how we organise around Health and Safety issues.

Writing Effective Motions – Online

4 September 2023 9:30am–12:30pm


The course is designed to give all UNISON activists the knowledge, confidence and skills required to write and move effective motions.

ERA Refresher Bristol

31 August – 1 September 2023


This course is designed to meet the requirements of the Employment Relations Act (ERA) recertification, which states that Stewards need to update their skills and training every 5 years. It involves group work and discussion. It is also a good opportunity to network and share ideas and experiences.

UNISON Member Learning – Mental Health Awareness

16 May 2023 9:30am–11:30am

Online - Via ZOOM

Mental Health Awareness is so important. Join us for this half day learning option. The revised learning offer will be provided by Mind UK.

UNISON Member Learning – Dementia Awareness

30 March 2023 9:30am–1:00pm

Online - Via MS TEAMS

Why not book on to this CPD (continued professional development) course on Dementia with the Open University. Tutored by expert tutors from The OU. All our Open University Courses are run via MS Teams.

UNISON Member Learning – Retirement and your pension – NHS pension scheme ( Waiting List Open)

22 March 2023 12:30pm–1:30pm

Online - Via MS TEAMS

Join us to learn more with The Lighthouse Group. Lighthouse Financial Advice is the trusted financial advice partner of UNISON. Our purpose is to help you achieve your aspirations through expert financial planning. Join us to talk about the changes to the NHS pension scheme over the last years and hear about changes to the state pension and where to find out more about the years you have logged. Gain tips about investments to keep you financially secure in retirement.

UNISON Member Learning – Celebrating neurodiversity in the workplace – Lunch & Learn ( BOOKING CLOSED)

16 March 2023 12:30pm–1:30pm


Join us during Neurodiversity Celebration week 13-19 March 2023. Learn more about neurodiversity in the workplace. This interactive webinar will introduce you to the benefits of celebrating diversity.