Courses

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

Quarter 1 course options: 

 

The Organising Steward (Online)

1 March 2022 9:30am–4:30pm

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. This course option for stewards training will be online.

Bereavement & Loss Awareness Webinar

17 February 2022 10:15am–12:45pm

This online webinar helps members to reflect , understand more and develop awareness on support for Bereavement & Loss.

Stewards Pathway – Dealing with online hearings 2022 (Online)

10 February 2022 12:30pm–1:30pm

Online

Pathways Courses for Reps. Dealing with online hearings. This short workshop is aimed at stewards who are currently representing members online in Grievance or Disciplinary Hearings . This course option will be run online.

Employment Law Workshops for Activists – Understanding Contracts of Employment (online)

9 February 2022 9:30am–12:30pm

Online

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

Writing Effective Motions (Online)

7 February 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.

Stewards Pathway – Communicating with members 2022 (Online)

3 February 2022 2:00pm–4:00pm

Online

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

The Organising Steward – (Online)

20 January – 17 February 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. Our first Stewards course of 2022. ONLINE LEARNING.

Health & Safety Stage 1 (Online) – CANCELLED

20 January – 17 February 2022

ONLINE

Health & Safety Stage 1 – This learning offer will support new Health & Safety Reps and induct them to the role. ONLINE LEARNING.

Personal Safety for Women 2022

18 January 2022 6:00pm–7:30pm

Online

Things get better with UNISON learning. UNISON is offering this learning for Women in UNISON in the South West.  Personal safety Awareness Webinar tutored by The Suzy Lamplugh Trust. This learning offer is for Women who are members of UNISON The Trade Union in the South West Region. If you have your membership details to […]

Q4 Further Learning for Activists – Having effective conversations

9 December 2021 10:00am–4:00pm

Online

Q4 Further Learning for Activists – Having effective conversation. NEW Learning offer for Activists in the South West. This course option will be run online.

Q4 – Employment Law Workshops for Activists – Understanding Employment Tribunal

8 December 2021 9:30am–12:30pm

Online

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

UNISON Member Learning – Mindfulness Taster (CANCELLED)

7 December 2021 12:00pm–2:00pm

Online - Via ZOOM

Mindfulness Tasters – Lunch & Learn with us! – UNISON South West Member Learning Offer. Explore mindfulness and compassion and assess if you would like to learn more.

Q4 – Employment Law Workshops for Activists – Understanding Redundancies & TUPE

30 November 2021 9:30am–12:30pm

Online

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

Q4 Further Learning for Activists – Writing Effective Motions ( CANCELLLED)

29 November 2021 9:30am–12:30pm

Online

Q4 Further Learning for Activists – Writing Effective Motions. This course option will be run online.

NEW UNISON Learning Offer! – Neurodiversity Workshop for Activists – Waiting list NOW OPEN!

23 November 2021 9:30am–1:00pm

Online - Via ZOOM

A great opportunity to learn about neurodiversity – UNISON South West in partnership with Diversity & Ability offer this fantastic workshop for Activists to learn more about supporting neurodiverse members in the workplace.