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Employment law

Introduction to Employment Law This course is designed as a general introduction to employment law for stewards with little experience of employment law and no previous training in employment law beyond what is covered in the general stewards’ induction course. Employment law is an enormous and complex subject. This introductory course is designed to give […]

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Additional training for reps and branch officers

Employment law Introductory courses on a range of employment law subjects are offered at regional level. Contact your regional education team for details. Experienced reps can build their skills and knowledge with advanced courses delivered at national level. Lay tutor training Discussion leaders training and lay tutor training is available for lay members who want […]

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National courses

UNISON Learning and Organising Services offers a limited number of courses at national level. To see upcoming courses please use the links in the sections below. Advanced employment law Experienced reps can build their employment law skills and knowledge with Advanced courses delivered at national level. These are intended to supplement the range of training offered […]

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Organising around Employment Law

Date
14 – 16 February 2018
Location
Guildford Regional Office

This course is aimed at stewards only and will give an overview of employment law and how to identify legal cases in the workplace. Outcome

Event on the UNISON South East site.

Disability discrimination law

Date
13 – 14 November 2018
Location
UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

This course will help activists when representing members and negotiating with employers around disability issues by increasing their understanding of how often disability discrimination law applies and how it can be used to put pressure on employers to take positive steps.

Event on the UNISON Learning & Organising site.

Disability discrimination law

Date
22 – 23 May 2018
Location
UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

This course will help activists when representing members and negotiating with employers around disability issues by increasing their understanding of how often disability discrimination law applies and how it can be used to put pressure on employers to take positive steps.

Event on the UNISON Learning & Organising site.

Disability discrimination law

Date
21 – 22 November 2017
Location
UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

This course will help activists when representing members and negotiating with
employers around disability issues by increasing their understanding of how often
disability discrimination law applies and how it can be used to put pressure on employers
to take positive steps.

Event on the UNISON Learning & Organising site.

Organising around Employment Law

Date
11 – 13 December 2017
Location
UNISON Office, Guildford

Event on the UNISON South East site.

Race and Sex Discrimination Law

Date
10 – 12 July 2018
Location
UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

This course will help activists to recognise direct and indirect race and sex discrimination when dealing with casework in the branch. It will help them understand the questions to ask when interviewing members with potential cases.

Event on the UNISON Learning & Organising site.

Introduction to Employment Law (Bristol)

Date
1 March – 12 April 2019
Location
Bristol

This is a five day course aimed at all stewards, reps and activists. The course introduces learners to the main concepts of employment law and how the law relates to the workplace. Topics covered include: how the law has developed over time how laws are made contracts of employment the law on redundancy, TUPE and […]

Event on the UNISON South West site.