Changing Workplaces: Becoming Active in Health & Safety

17 December 2020 11:00am–12:00pm

This webinar is for all UNISON members who would like to know more about the Health and Safety representative role within UNISON. COVID-19 has prompted huge changes in the way workplaces operate and Health and Safety reps have played a key part in protecting UNISON members throughout the pandemic. We will discuss the importance of […]

Education Update

5 January 2021 2:00pm–4:00pm

Online webinar

This update is open to all activists with an interest in learning and education.  Hosting the event is Sam Raymond – Regional Education Officer , Vicki Gibbs – Equalities and Education/Area Organiser and  Abbey Dunn – Regional Learning and Development Organiser.  Discussion points; Online courses for 2021 Branch Officer training Union Learning Rep training Union […]

New Year, Self Care! Dry January: Dealing with alcohol and other addictive substances

7 January 2021 1:00pm–2:00pm

Online event

New Year, Self-Care: Dry January is the UK’s one month booze free challenge that helps millions re set their relationship with alcohol every year. This webinar aims to support members who wish to stay alcohol free in January and possibly beyond. We will also look at the impact of smoking and taking non-prescription drugs. If […]

Online Organising Stewards Course

11 January 2021

This online course will be spread between Monday 11 January 2021 to Friday 19 February 2021. The course is a combination of fixed tutorial times and independent flexible working. There will be 5 hours of work a week (for every week of the 6 week course), inclusive of the tutorial times. There are a number […]

New Year, Self Care! Blue Monday: Mental Health & Wellbeing

14 January 2021 1:00pm–2:00pm

Online event

New Year, Self-Care: This webinar aims to help attendees to identify sources of stress and hindrances to your wellbeing, consider a range of solutions to these problems and plan how to make time/space to implement these solutions. If you would like to register to attend please email membereducationse@unison.co.uk with your membership number. Outcome

Online Health & Safety Representatives Course

18 January 2021

This online course will be spread between Monday 18 January 2021 to Friday 26 February 2021. As the course involves group work and discussion, you will be expected to attend webinar based tutorials at fixed times. There are a number of other criteria which you must be able to commit to before embarking on the […]

New Year, Self Care! Working from Home: Love it or Loathe it, it’s here to stay

21 January 2021 1:00pm–2:00pm

Online event

New Year, Self-Care: This webinar will guide members through the legal, mental, and health & safety issues surrounding working from home. What are employers responsibilities? How to take care of your physical and emotional well being whilst working from home. If you would like to register to attend please email membereducationse@unison.co.uk with your membership number. […]

New Year, Self Care! Budget Busting Workshop

28 January 2021 1:00pm–2:00pm

Online event

New Year, Self-Care: Christmas is a time which causes many of us to overspend, meaning we need extra financial advice in January. The impact of COVID-19 has meant that more than ever, we need to keep control of our finances. This workshop will show you how. If you would like to register to attend please […]

New Year, Self Care! World Cancer Day – Cancer in the Workplace

4 February 2021 1:00pm–2:00pm

Online event

New Year, Self-Care: This webinar will give participants some of the tools and knowledge needed to guide and support members who have been diagnosed with cancer or who have become carers for someone who has. Topics covered: Finding out more about cancer in the workplace and the impact it has Becoming familiar with relevant employment […]

New Year, Self Care! Bullying in the Workplace: How to beat the bullies

11 February 2021 1:00pm–2:00pm

Online event

New Year, Self-Care: This webinar will give participants some of the tools and knowledge needed to recognise and deal with bullying in the workplace. Topics covered: Recognising bullying The impact of Workplace Bullying Workplace bullying and the law How to fight back with UNISON’s help If you would like to register to attend please email […]

ERA Refresher Training

16 February 2021

Online event

By law, all workplace representatives are required to undertake training at least once every five years to keep up to date and maintain their ERA certification. The refresher course aims to update reps on new legislation which is relevant to their role and introduce new developments within UNISON. Much like a face to face course, […]

Online Organising Stewards Course

24 February 2021

This online course will be spread between Wednesday 24 February 2021 to Wednesday 7 April 2021. The course is a combination of fixed tutorial times and independent flexible working. There will be 5 hours of work a week (for every week of the 6 week course), inclusive of the tutorial times. There are a number […]

Online Health & Safety Representatives Course

1 March 2021

This online course will be spread between Monday 1 March 2021 to Friday 9 April 2021. As the course involves group work and discussion, you will be expected to attend webinar based tutorials at fixed times. There are a number of other criteria which you must be able to commit to before embarking on the […]

ERA Refresher Training

13 April 2021

Online event

By law, all workplace representatives are required to undertake training at least once every five years to keep up to date and maintain their ERA certification. The refresher course aims to update reps on new legislation which is relevant to their role and introduce new developments within UNISON. Much like a face to face course, […]

Online Organising Stewards Course

19 April 2021

This online course will be spread between Monday 19 April 2021 to Friday 28 May 2021. The course is a combination of fixed tutorial times and independent flexible working. There will be 5 hours of work a week (for every week of the 6 week course), inclusive of the tutorial times. There are a number […]