Branch Women’s Officer

19 – 21 May 2017

The View Hotel, Eastbourne

This course is aimed at newly elected Branch Women’s Officers and will provide you with a brief overview of some of the issues that affect women in the workplace and society, and equip you with the knowledge and resources that you need to assist members. Outcome

Branch Secretary Training

19 – 21 May 2017

The View Hotel, Eastbourne

This course is designed to help existing and potential UNISON Branch Secretaries carry out their role effectively. The course looks at the role of Branch Secretary and the branch, and focuses on the skills needed and the development of a team appraoch to branch work. Outcome

Branch Chairpersons’ Training

19 – 21 May 2017

The View Hotel, Eastbourne

This course is aimed at anyone that has to chair a formal trade union meeting. Find out how to practice the skills needed to run a meeting so as to be fair to all participants. Outcome

Branch Health & Safety Branch Officer Training

19 – 21 May 2017

The View Hotel, Eastbourne

This course covers the strategic role of organising Health and Safety reps and members around health and safety issues. It is not suitable for Health adn Safety reps who have no training or have just been trained. Outcome

Regional Equality Conference

17 May 2017 9:30am–4:30pm

UNISON Centre

A one day conference with invited guest speakers who will provide insight and guidance on anti discrimination legislation and case law.

Organising Steward

10 – 16 May 2017

UNISON Office, Brighton

This course is aimed at new UNISON stewards and combines the previous New Stewards course and Grievance & Disciplinary Handling (ERA Accreditation will only be received on completion of the 5 day course. Please note this course takes place on 10th-12th May and then 15th-16th May Outcome

STP Branch Briefing

11 May 2017 11:00am–3:00pm

UNISON Office, Ranger House, Guildford

Outcome

Mental Health at Work

4 – 5 May 2017

UNISON Office, Guildford

Introduction To Equal Pay

27 – 28 April 2017

UNISON Guildford Office

The first time equal pay was raised as an issue for women was during the industrial revolution in the 1830’s!  Over 140 years later the Equal Pay Act (1970) came into force and yet still in 2014 there is a gender pay gap of 19.6%. This course is aimed at branch women’s officers and women […]

Developing Representation Skills

27 – 28 April 2017

Reading (Venue TBC)

Organising Steward

29 March – 26 April 2017

Reading International Solidarity Centre

This course is aimed at new UNISON stewards and combines the previous New Stewards course and Grievance & Disciplinary Handling (ERA Accreditation will only be received on completion of the 5 day course. Please note the course takes place on 29th March, 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th March. Course Documents Course Application Form Course Information […]

Challenging Intolerance

24 April 2017 1:00pm–4:00pm

Southampton Central Hall

U in UNISON

18 April 2017 9:30am–5:00pm

UNISON Office, Guildford

Dealing with Bullying & Harassment

13 – 14 April 2017

UNISON Office, Brighton

Organising Steward

3 – 11 April 2017

UNISON Office, Guildford

This course is aimed at new UNISON stewards and combines the previous New Stewards course and Grievance & Disciplinary Handling (ERA Accreditation will only be received on completion of the 5 day course. Please note this course takes place on 3rd-5th April and then 10th-11th April. Outcome