Courses

Check this page for upcoming courses on offer across the South West Region. 

Quarter 1 course options: 

 

Employment Law Workshops for Activists – Understanding Employment Tribunals

22 July 2022 9:30am–12:30pm

Online

Employment Law Workshops for Activists – Understanding Employment Tribunals. Recently UNISON won an historical legal victory challenging the governments introduction of fees for employment tribunal. Learn more in this morning workshop. This course option will be run online.

Stewards Pathway – Mentoring in the branch 2022 (Online)

14 July 2022 9:30am–11:30am

Online

Pathways Courses for Reps. Mentoring in the branch . Option 2. This course is aimed at both newly elected stewards and experienced activists/officers. It introduces the principle of mentoring as a means of support for new stewards. This course option will be run online.

Branch Officer Training 2022

7 – 10 July 2022

Croyde bay , North Devon

SAVE THE DATE for our 2022 Branch Officer Weekend Training Event!

Writing Effective Motions (Online)

30 June 2022 9:30am–12:30pm

Online

Writing Effective Motions. This course is for all UNISON activists looking to gain skills in writing effective motions for branch meetings and conferences. This course option will be run online.

Employment Law Workshops for Activists – Understanding Redundancies & TUPE

27 June 2022 9:30am–12:30pm

Online

Q4 – Employment Law Workshops for Activists – Understanding Redundancies & TUPE. This course option will be run online.

Resilience Building Summer Offer ( Draft Details)

25 June 2022 9:00am–6:00pm

Online

UNISON South West Member Learning Offer. A residential offer to spend time learning skills to build resilience and explore mindfulness and compassion.

ERA Refresher 2022 (Online)

23 June 2022 9:00am–5:00pm

Online

ERA Refresher Course. This course option will be run online. Option 2. All Learning sessions online on one day.

Public Speaking & Speechwriting (Online)

21 June 2022 9:30am–4:30pm

Online

Public Speaking and Speechwriting. 2 day course. This course is aimed at all reps, stewards and branch officers who want to feel more confident speaking in public and crafting effective speeches, whether at conferences, rallies, or branch meetings. This course option will be run online.

Stewards Pathway – Communicating with members 2022 (Online)

16 June 2022 2:00pm–4:00pm

Online

Pathways Courses for Reps. Communicating with Members . This course option will be run online.

Health & Safety Stage 1 (Online)

10 June – 8 July 2022

Online - Via ZOOM

Health & Safety Stage 1 – This learning offer will support new Health & Safety Reps and induct them to the role. This course option will run online via ZOOM

Introduction to Stress Awareness

9 June 2022 12:00pm–2:00pm

Online

UNISON South West Member Learning Offer. Join us to lunch and learn. An introduction to Stress Awareness to see if you would want to learn more.

The Organising Steward (Online)

9 June – 7 July 2022

ONLINE

The Organising Steward . The course aims to develop your skills, knowledge and confidence to enable you to carry out the role of a steward in UNISON. ONLINE LEARNING.

Employment Law Workshops for Activists – Understanding the Law on Equality & Discrimination

9 June 2022 9:30am–12:30pm

Online

Employment Law Workshops for Activists – Understanding the Law on Equality & Discrimination. This course option will be run online.

Compassionate & Mindful Resilience Course June

7 June 2022 6:30pm

Online

Compassionate & Mindful Resilience Course Offer – UNISON South West Member Learning Offer. Continue to learn more after
exploring mindfulness. 4 x 2 hour sessions. Evening Sessions. This course option is online.

Stewards Pathway – GDPR & Data Protection Refresher (Online)

26 May 2022 2:00pm–4:00pm

Online

Pathways Courses for Reps. GDPR Refresher. This workshop is aimed and both new reps and stewards and more experienced reps who are looking for a refresher on GDPR and the importance of this legislation for reps and branches.. This course option will be run online.