Upcoming Activist Training Courses

Our Regional Learning and Organising Team are offering the following upcoming training courses for new and existing Branch Activists.

UNISON Stewards are offered free training which can be done in person or online and travel, accommodation and childcare expenses are all covered by UNISON.  UNISON Stewards are entitled to paid time off to attend initial training and to carry out Trade Union Duties and the branch will offer support and guidance every step of the way.

ERA Refresher Course

A 1 day course for existing Stewards.

ERA Accreditation lasts for 5 years.  In order to be able to represent Members Stewards must be ERA Accredited.

Date:  28 September 2023

Venue:  UNISON Resource Centre, Carlisle

Organising Stewards Course

A 5 Day course for New Stewards.

Dates:  1, 8,15,22,29 November 2023

Location:  UNISON Resource Centre, Carlisle

Health & Safety Reps Starter Course

A 3 day course for New Health & Safety Reps.

Dates:  16,17,18 October 2023

Location:  UNISON Resource Centre, Carlisle

To apply for any of the courses, please complete the Application Form below.

NW Course Application 2023

For more information, please contact b.kelly@unison.co.uk or visit www.northwest.unison.org.uk or take a look at the North West Regional Education Programme below.

NW Education Programme 2023