Courses

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

Quarter 1 course options: 

 

2nd Nov Open University – Autism Awareness Workshop

2 November 2021 10:30am–2:00pm

Online

UNISON South West hosts this fabulous learning opportunity for all members to join us. A CPD accredited morning workshop to help understand more around Autism. Running during the half term we hope that members can join us on this learning offer. Please use the link to book your space.

The Organising Steward – November FULLY BOOKED!

2 November 2021 9:30am

Online

The Organising Steward Online Course. The course aims to develop your skills, knowledge and confidence to enable you to carry out the role of a steward in UNISON. This course option will be run online.

Q4 – Employment Law Workshops for Activists – Understanding Dismissals

21 October 2021 11:30am–2:30pm

Online

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

UNISON Member Learning – Mindfulness Tasters – NEW DATES!

12 – 13 October 2021

Online - Via ZOOM

Mindfulness Tasters booking this September for October – UNISON South West Member Learning Offer. Explore mindfulness and compassion and assess if you would like to learn more.

Q4 – Stewards Pathways – Mentoring in the Branch

8 October 2021 11:30am

Online

Q4 Stewards Pathways – Mentoring in the Branch. This course option will be run online.

Q4 – Stewards Pathways – Communication with Members

5 – 22 October 2021

Online

Q4 Stewards Pathways – Communication with Members. This course option will be run online. Two 90 minute sessions one week apart.

Q4 – COVID Safety in the Workplace and Risk Assessments

4 October 2021 11:30pm–2:00pm

Online

Q4 – Workshops for Activists – COVID Safety in the Workplace and Risk Assessments. This course option will be run online.

Q4 – Stewards Pathways – Further Representation Skills

30 September – 7 October 2021

Online

Q4 – Stewards Pathways – Further Representation Skills. This course option will be run online. Two half days sessions with a workplace activity in between

Regional Health and Safety Forum 2021

24 – 25 September 2021

Croyde Bay

Join us at Croyde Bay as we host the first in-person Health and Safety Forum since 2019. We’ll have interactive workshops, guest speakers and more. The agenda will be confirmed closer to the time. Delegate Price UNISON members can attend free of charge with the £152 delegate price being met by your local branch. Branches […]

UNISON Member Learning – Your Skills , Your Future( BOOKING CLOSED)

21 September – 5 October 2021

Online - Via ZOOM

Your Skills Your Future – UNISON South West Member Learning Offer. Skills recognition workshop. This course option is online. 3 x 2 hour sessions

The Organising Steward – September (online) FULLY BOOKED

20 September 2021 11:30am

Online

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

Q4 Employment Law Workshops for Activists – Understanding Contracts of Employment

20 September 2021 11:30am–2:30pm

Online

Q4 Employment Law Workshops for Activists – Understanding Contracts of Employment. This course option will be run online.

Q4 -Stewards Pathways – Dealing with online hearings ( CANCELLED)

6 September 2021 2:30pm–3:30pm

Online

Q4 – Stewards Pathways – Dealing with online hearings. Option 1. This course option has been cancelled our next Dealing with online hearings course is due to run on 15th November.

7 weeks , 7 sessions – IT & Employability Skills

22 July 2021 2:30pm

Online

Why not join us for some FREE lunch and learn sessions to boost IT skills or gain confidence for a new role or change at work.

Tolpuddle Martyrs’ Festival 2021

16 – 18 July 2021

Online

Tolpuddle Martyrs’ Festival is online for the second year running.