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

ERA (Employment Relations Act 1999) Refresher Training

27 – 28 July 2017

UNISON Office, Guildford

Organising to Meet the Challenges of Frimley STP

25 July 2017 11:00am–3:00pm

UNISON Centre

We have arranged a briefing session ”Organising to Meet the Challenges of Frimley STP” for branch activists who live or work in the STP area.  A list of the system partners is provided below to help reps see if they fall into the area. At the meeting we will be looking at STPs and what […]

Scrap the Cap Pay Rally

22 July 2017 11:00am–1:00pm

Guildhall Square, Portsmouth

Opening rally followed by a short march through Commercial Road returning to Guildhall Square for some concluding speakers at 12 Noon This weak government is deeply divided over public sector pay. Firefighters have been offered 2% but the Fire Brigades Union has quite rightly said this is not enough. Teachers have only been offered 1% […]

Organising Steward

23 June – 21 July 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 runs over 5 weeks, starting on Friday 23rd June, and continuing every Friday until 21st July Outcome

U in UNISON

11 July 2017 9:30am–5:00pm

UNISON Office, Guildford

Negotiating Skills

5 – 7 July 2017

Southampton City College

Dealing with Reorganisation and Redundancy

29 – 30 June 2017

UNISON Office, Brighton