Getting started with Mentoring Skills and Practice May 2024

8 May 2024 10:00am–12:30pm

If you are interested in mentoring skills and want to find out more about it, then this course could be just the right place to start. Mentoring offers the potential to build and develop confidence. It offers techniques to work through a particular issue. It can act as a sounding board to help resolve any […]

Dementia Awareness

9 May 2024 9:00am–12:00pm

This course is designed for those who work in a role where they are or may be in contact with individuals living with dementia.

Pensions and Pre Retirement Explained

15 May 2024 12:00pm–1:00pm

This free webinar, presented by an expert financial adviser, is designed to help you understand how to secure the income you need for a comfortable retirement.

Branch Treasurer/OLBA Training Spring 2024

16 May 2024 9:30am–1:00pm

This online half-day course delivered over Microsoft Teams is aimed primarily at recently appointed Branch Treasurers. The course will show in detail how to use the union’s online branch accounting system (OLBA), including: Recording receipts and payments Reconciling bank accounts Putting the branch’s budget onto OLBA Producing reports for committee meetings and AGMs Making necessary […]

Climate crisis and green skills (Environmental Officer/Green rep)

8 May 2024

This three module online course is designed to support branch activists to plan a strategy to engage with environmental issues in the workplace and at a wider level. The sessions will be delivered virtually via MS Teams on the following dates: Wednesday 8th May 9.30 – 1.30 Wednesday 15th May 9.30 – 1.30 Wednesday 22nd […]

Branch Treasurer/OLBA Training Spring 2024

22 May 2024 9:30am–1:00pm

This online half-day course delivered over Microsoft Teams is aimed primarily at recently appointed Branch Treasurers. The course will show in detail how to use the union’s online branch accounting system (OLBA), including: Recording receipts and payments Reconciling bank accounts Putting the branch’s budget onto OLBA Producing reports for committee meetings and AGMs Making necessary […]

Advanced Employment Law – Disability Discrimination

21 – 23 May 2024

It can be difficult to recognise when members have a realistic chance of proving disability discrimination and activists may lack confidence 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 […]

Digital Skills: An introduction to Excel May 2024

29 May 2024 10:00am–11:40am

This short online workshop is intended for those who have little to no experience of using Microsoft Excel and who want to build up their confidence and knowledge of using it in personal and professional settings. The course will take place via MS Teams on Wednesday 29 May 2024 from 10am to 11.40am This course […]

Getting started with Mentoring Skills and Practice June 2024

5 June 2024 10:00am–12:30pm

If you are interested in mentoring skills and want to find out more about it, then this course could be just the right place to start. Mentoring offers the potential to build and develop confidence. It offers techniques to work through a particular issue. It can act as a sounding board to help resolve any […]

Disabled Members Branch Officer Training June 2024

12 June 2024 10:00am–4:00pm

Are you a Disabled Members Branch Officer or Contact or a Disabled Member who wants to get more active in your branch? Join us for the one day Disabled Members’ Branch Officer training. This training is for disabled members and will focus on: Working for disability equality in UNISON Role of branch disabled members officer […]