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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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Training for health and safety representatives

Organising for Health and Safety The essential course for new health and safety representatives is Organising for Health and Safety. You will learn about health and safety legislation, including the law relating to risk assessment, and also your employer’s responsibilities. It will help you work with members to tackle workplace issues and develop your confidence […]

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ULR Network Day 2018

Date
11 December 2018 10:30am–3:30pm
Location
Guildford Regional Office

The interactive networking day will include input from speakers, as well as providing training on how to run workshops with confidence, including: ● Digital Skills support ● Dyslexia awareness ● Setting up a Reading Group The day will include a briefing on the Union Learning Fund Digital Skills project, an awareness session on neurodiversity and dyslexia, […]

Event on the UNISON South East site.

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.

ERA (Employment Relations Act 1999) Refresher Training

Date
25 – 26 January 2018
Location
Southampton City College

This course is part of the UNISON commitment to provide regular training for UNISON representatives. All UNISON stewards are offered appropriate training and development opportunities to maintain and develop their skills. This course is for the ongoing ERA accreditation of stewards who have undertaken refresher or other appropriate training and development within a five year period. Outcome

Event on the UNISON South East site.

Organising Steward: Part 2

Date
29 – 30 November 2018
Location
UNISON Office Brighton

This course is designed to follow on from the 3 day Organising Stewards course and is aimed at exisiting stewards. The course reinforces some approaches and procedures introduced in the 3 day course, with a focus on representation. PLESE NOTE: You will not be able to attend this course unless you have completed Part 1. […]

Event on the UNISON South East site.

Organising Steward: Part 2

Date
3 – 4 May 2018
Location
Rianos, Kent

This course is designed to follow on from the 3 day Organising Stewards course and is aimed at exisiting stewards. The course reinforces some approaches and procedures introduced in the 3 day course, with a focus on representation. PLESE NOTE: You will not be able to attend this course unless you have completed Part 1. […]

Event on the UNISON South East site.

Organising Steward: Part 2

Date
22 – 23 March 2018
Location
UNISON Guildford Office

This course is designed to follow on from the 3 day Organising Stewards course and is aimed at exisiting stewards. The course reinforces some approaches and procedures introduced in the 3 day course, with a focus on representation. PLESE NOTE: You will not be able to attend this course unless you have completed Part 1. […]

Event on the UNISON South East site.

Organising Steward: Part 1

Date
19 – 21 March 2018
Location
Public Services Plaza, Havant

This course is aimed at new UNISON stewards. It is part 1 of a stewards initial training and will help equip stewards with organising skills. This course will help you to understand the steward’s role in organising membersat local level and help you to feel confident in carrying out your duties as a steward. PLEASE […]

Event on the UNISON South East site.