Organising Steward

20 October – 17 November 2017

Reading (Venue TBC)

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 over 5 weeks, starting on 20th October and running every Friday until 17th November Outcome

Negotiating Skills

8 – 10 November 2017

UNISON Office, Guildford

Developing Representation Skills

30 – 31 October 2017

UNISON Office, Guildford

U in UNISON

26 October 2017 9:30am–5:00pm

Join us at the next U in UNISON on 26 October. This course is aimed at UNISON members who want to know more about how UNISON works. This is an informal induction and taster session where you will: Get an understanding of UNISON structures Learn how committees work Receive a grounding in the scope and scale of […]

Regional Young Members’ Weekend

20 – 22 October 2017

The View, Eastbourne

The South East Young Members’ Forum has organised a weekend training event open to all young members in the South East. The event will cover topics like confidence building, public speaking, communication and recruitment, as well as a look at the Young Member Officer role. Places are limited and will be allocated on a first […]

Further Representation Skills

12 – 13 October 2017

UNISON Office, Brighton

Organising Steward

9 – 13 October 2017

Kent (Venue TBC)

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. Outcome

Health & Safety Representative

2 – 6 October 2017

UNISON Office, Guildford

This course is aimed at newly elected and less experienced Health & Safety reps organising at a local level and incorporating Risk Assessment training Outcome

Regional Strategy Weekend 2017

29 – 30 September 2017

Arora Hotel Crawley, Southgate Avenue, Southgate, Crawley, RH10 6LW

The Strategy Weekend brings together UNISON activists from Branches and Regional Committees and Groups to discuss the key challenges we face and to plan our activity for the year ahead.

Breaking the Silence on Domestic Abuse

28 – 29 September 2017

UNISON Office, Guildford

Women’s History Part 1

12 September 2017

UNISON Office, Guildford

This course is aimed at all women members who are interested in learning more about the history of women’s struggles for equality in all spheres of life. Please note this course runs over three weeks on the 12th, 19th and 26th September Outcome

ERA (Employment Relations Act 1999) Refresher Training

18 – 19 September 2017

Kent (Venue TBC)

Regional Black Members’ Training Weekend

15 – 17 September 2017

The View, Eastbourne

The course will cover: A motion writing workshop Speaking with confidence Presentation techniques This is a residential weekend that starts at 6pm on the 15th and will finish at 1pm on the 17th Please note that spaces are limited and will be dealt with on a first come, first serve basis, so please apply early […]

STP’s and All That!

16 September 2017 1:15pm–3:50pm

The Doubletree by Hilton Hotel in Woking

Health Branch stewards are invited to join their Local Government colleagues attending their Autumn conference between 1.15pm and 3.50pm on Saturday 16 September at The Doubletree by Hilton Hotel in Woking. The STP’s session is from 2pm and will provide an explanation and update on the roll out of Sustainability and Transformation Partnerships and Accountable […]

Organising Steward

6 – 15 September 2017

Public Service Plaza, Havant

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 runs from 6th-8th September and then 14th-15th September Outcome