Health and Safety reps – online course

16 – 20 August 2021

*** This course is now full ***

Our Organising for Health and Safety course is essential for new health and safety representatives and we are now offering a summer course whereby reps can complete the course in one week.

Advanced Employment Law: contracts, redundancy and TUPE

24 – 27 August 2021

An advanced employment law course delivered using video conference and interactive activities.

UNISON Mental Health at Work Virtual Course

21 September 2021 9:30am–12:30pm

Virtual (Online)

A virtual version of the UNISON Mental Health at Work course running over half a day taking place on Tuesday 21st September 2021 for activists

UNISON learning reps (ULRs): online course

29 September – 20 October 2021

Induction training for new UNISON learning reps (ULRs).

Introduction to employment rights and contract law

6 October 2021

This three week course is designed as a general introduction to the law on employment rights and contracts of employment and is aimed at stewards with little experience of employment law and no previous training in employment law beyond what is covered in the general stewards’ induction course: The Organising Steward.

Sex Discrimination Law

14 October 2021

It can be difficult to recognise when members have a realistic chance of proving sex discrimination and activists may feel unconfident in this area. This course will give practical skills for discussing the matter with members and recognising possible cases. More generally, it will build skills of interviewing members and analysing evidence which can be applied to any work problem.

Your Skills, Your Future

15 October 2021

Our popular skills recognition workshop

Two sessions: 15, 22 Oct (10am-1pm)

Get That Job

10 November 2021

A two week job skills course delivered online for us by the Workers’ Educational Association.

Two sessions: 10, 17 Nov (10am-1pm)