Courses

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

Resources

Communicating with Members (Truro)

3 May 2018 9:30am–4:30pm

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 (Bristol)

24 April 2018 9:30am–4:30pm

Bristol

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

Introduction to Bargaining

25 January 2018 9:30am–4:30pm

Truro / Wareham

South West international officers training

South West international officers training

9 December 2017 10:00am–4:00pm

UNISON Bristol regional office

Workers of all countries – unite! That is the spirit in which we are launching the South West international officers training and network. With the world facing increasing instability, it is more important than ever that UNISON has strong international links. From supporting trade unionists abroad to ensuring employer supply chains are free of exploitation, […]

Developing Black leadership weekend

25 – 26 November 2017

The training aims to build confidence and encourage more Black members to become active in UNISON at all levels and also to become leaders in your workplace. 2017 Black leadership training flyer Course Booking form 2017 Content This course is open to Black activists and members within the South West Region. In UNISON Black is […]

Making Equalities Central to Your Practice

14 November 2017 9:30am–4:30pm

Truro / Wareham

Apprenticeships forum

7 November 2017 11:00am–4:00pm

UNISON South West Region and UNISON Learning and Organising Services apprenticeship forum. Apprenticeships and the new apprenticeship levy – a conference for UNISON officers and activists Tuesday 7th November 2017 Museum of Somerset, Taunton 10am – 3pm An opportunity for reps and branch officers to find out more about the new apprenticeship levy on employers, […]

Black leadership taster – Bristol

6 October 2017 11:00am–1:00pm

The training aims to build confidence and encourage more Black members to become active in UNISON at all levels and also to become leaders in your workplace. 2017 Black leadership training flyer Course Booking form 2017 Content This course is open to Black activists and members within the South West Region. In UNISON Black is […]

Black leadership taster – Taunton

5 October 2017 5:00pm–7:00pm

The training aims to build confidence and encourage more Black members to become active in UNISON at all levels and also to become leaders in your workplace. 2017 Black leadership training flyer Course Booking form 2017 Outcome This course is open to Black activists and members within the South West Region. In UNISON Black is […]

Developing Black leadership taster Plymouth

5 September 2017 11:00am–1:00pm

The training aims to build confidence and encourage more Black members to become active in UNISON at all levels and also to become leaders in your workplace. 2017 Black leadership training flyer Course Booking form 2017 Content This course is open to Black activists and members within the South West Region. In UNISON Black is […]

Developing Black leadership taster – Exeter

4 September 2017 5:00pm–7:00pm

The training aims to build confidence and encourage more Black members to become active in UNISON at all levels and also to become leaders in your workplace. 2017 Black leadership training flyer Course Booking form 2017 Content This course is open to Black activists and members within the South West Region. In UNISON Black is […]

Branch officers weekend part 2

7 – 9 July 2017

Getting to Grips with the NHS Pension Scheme

1 June 2017 11:00am–4:30pm

UNISON House, Emperor Way, Exeter Business Park, Exeter, EX1 3QS

A one day course for existing and potential NHS Pension Scheme Champions.

Branch officers weekend part 1

12 – 14 May 2017