Courses

Check this page for upcoming member and activist education courses across the region.

Resources

Introduction to writing creatively

21 July 2018 10:00am–4:00pm

UNISON South West and the WEA are offering a fully funded workshop on an introduction to writing creatively A one day course of ideas, kick-starts and methods to help you embark on writing creatively How to attend Saturday 21 July 2018, 10:00-16:00 Venue TBC If you are interested in attending this course please contact Edna […]

Practical mixed media crafting for relaxation

14 July 2018 10:00am–4:00pm

UNISON South West and the WEA are offering a fully funded workshop on practical mixed media crafting for relaxation. A relaxed and stress free way to spend a Saturday, absorbed in creating a unique decoration for your home, no art skills necessary! How to attend Saturday 14 July 2018, 10:00-16:00 UNISON, Tangier central, Taunton TA1 4AS […]

Wellbeing at Work (Truro)

28 June 2018 8:30am–3:30pm

Truro

Mental health and how we feel affects every part of our lives and everyone can experience difficult or “bad” days when we might feel down, worried or upset. However there are lots of things we can do to look after our mental health and emotional wellbeing.

Introduction to mindfulness

23 June 2018 10:00am–4:00pm

UNISON South West and the WEA are offering a fully funded workshop on an introduction to mindfulness This course will give you an opportunity to learn about the practice of mindfulness, to find out about the benefits and learn some mindfulness practices that can be incorporated into daily life How to attend Saturday 23 June […]

Equality Matters (Exeter)

21 June 2018 8:30am–3:30pm

Exeter

This course covers UNISON’s commitment to reflecting the diversity of its members and an introduction to equality legislation. It is designed to raise awareness of potential discrimination in the workplace.

Equality Matters (Bristol)

21 June 2018 8:30am–3:30pm

Bristol

This course covers UNISON’s commitment to reflecting the diversity of its members and an introduction to equality legislation. It is designed to raise awareness of potential discrimination in the workplace.

Introduction to Bargaining (Bristol)

13 June 2018 8:30am–3:30pm

Bristol

The course focuses on talking to employers as an essential part of the steward’s role and stresses the importance of preparation and practice.

Introduction to Bargaining (Exeter)

13 June 2018 8:30am–3:30pm

Exeter

The course focuses on talking to employers as an essential part of the steward’s role and stresses the importance of preparation and practice.

Using colour for health and wellbeing

9 June 2018 10:00am–4:00pm

UNISON South West and the WEA are offering a fully funded workshop on using colour for health and wellbeing This course is an introductory session on how colour can have an impact on our health and wellbeing. How to attend Saturday 9 June 2018, 10:00-16:00 Mercure Bristol Grand Hotel (lunch included) If you are interested […]

Wellbeing at Work (Bristol)

7 June 2018 8:30am–3:30pm

Bristol

Mental health and how we feel affects every part of our lives and everyone can experience difficult or “bad” days when we might feel down, worried or upset. However there are lots of things we can do to look after our mental health and emotional wellbeing.

Equality Matters (Truro)

7 June 2018 8:30am–3:30pm

Truro

This course covers UNISON’s commitment to reflecting the diversity of its members and an introduction to equality legislation. It is designed to raise awareness of potential discrimination in the workplace.

Communicating with Members (Truro)

3 May 2018 8:30am–3:30pm

Truro

This is a one-day course aimed at helping stewards communicate effectively with members from an organising perspective.

Understanding the Economy (Bristol)

25 April – 22 May 2018

Bristol

This 5 session evening class is an opportunity to learn how the economy works, how economics affects our lives, and our jobs.

Communicating with Members (Exeter)

24 April 2018 8:30am–3:30pm

Exeter

This is a one-day course aimed at helping stewards communicate effectively with members from an organising perspective.

Equality Matters (Truro)

24 April 2018 8:30am–3:30pm

Truro

This course covers UNISON’s commitment to reflecting the diversity of its members and an introduction to equality legislation. It is designed to raise awareness of potential discrimination in the workplace.