12 November 2021 10:30am–1:30pm
Employment Law Workshops for UNISON Activists
Understanding Trade Union Law
9.30am – 12.30pm
The UK has some of the most restrictive legislation on what trade unions can do, and how we operate. This workshop will cover:
- Who decides if a trade union is legally a trade union?
- Industrial action – how the law on strike action works
- Union political funds
- Trade Union recognition
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
UNISON South West