Member Learning

September – November Learning

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Read the latest ULearn         Magazine  💜

Read the latest Education Network Mailing 💚


Not only do we have the offers available on our programme but can signpost members to other offers. Please speak to your local Union Learning Rep , Branch Long Life Learning Coordinator or contact us on social media.


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If you’d like any further information or have any questions about our regional courses please email us at:

Education & Equalities Team SW


Offers for our Education Network, Learning Reps and Learning Officers

Education Network Meetings & “POWER HOURS” (online via Zoom) Aimed at Lifelong Learning Coordinators, Union Learning reps and members on our Education network.  These sessions discuss ideas and give information on training courses available, hints and tips for reps and how to spread the word on learning to our members. Including discussion groups, networking, sharing advice on issues and ideas on how to promote learning in your workplace and across the wider union. 


Sept – Nov 

UPDATED DATE: Tuesday 5th October 

(Previous date – Tuesday 14th September) 

1600-1730 Education Network Meeting  


A great opportunity to network with other reps from the Education network. An update on the regional programme, our national Learning & Organising services offers and training for reps.  


Thursday 21st October

1230-1330 “POWER HOUR”  

1:1 Learning Conversations 

How to build confidence to talk to members and colleagues about UNISONs learning offer.

Register HERE


Wednesday 17th November

1600-1700– “POWER HOUR” 

Lunch & Learn Events

Support and guidance on how to run a lunch and learn event in your workplace.  

Register HERE


Current offer for UNISON South West Members – With Mindfulness UK. FREE ONLINE E-COURSE ( worth £95)

MBSR e-Course Experience the benefits of this 8 week online MBSR course. Karen has taught in excess of 80 MBSR courses to groups and developed this online version with Dr Yvonne Anderson.

Learn at your own pace during this 8 week online course.

*Gain tools and techniques and mindful practices with an introduction to mindfulness and compassion*

Email me for further details and how to apply:

Natalie (Regional Learning & Development Organiser)

We would love to share the learning offer across the union wider. Help us to spread the word on UNISON Learning and become a Union Learning rep!! More information here:
Be a part of the learning network!
Becoming active in your workplace – as mentioned in our video below you can become a volunteer in your workplace to help us spread the word about union learning. You can give as much or as little time as you wish. This role is the UNISON Learning Rep ( ULR). Training is available and you can be part of a great network in the region. Click the link below for more information
If you are interested in taking up this role please do not hesitate to contact us to discuss further. We would love to hear from you. UNISON South West Member Learning Team

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