TUC Union Reps Stage 1 Course_England
PLEASE NOTE: This course is for residents of England only.
This course will be delivered by Wirral Met College. Please be aware that funding restrictions in some areas may mean that a college cannot accept your application: if this is the case you will be notified which college to reapply to.
Sessions will run in the classroom on Mondays for 10 weeks.
Please ensure that you have time off to attend this course and that you have notified the appropriate union branch official or officer that you intend to take the course.
For more information about the course as well as delivery times and modes please contact Dave Hawkins: TUED@WMC.AC.UK
Please note, tickets will cease to be available 2 weeks before the scheduled start date. If you wish to apply after this date, please contact Dave Hawkins.
Find out what it means to be a union rep, how to represent our members effectively and how to take up both collective and individual issues with your employer. You will also think about the future and how to influence where it is taking you and those you represent.
The course helps union representatives to understand their role and responsibilities as a rep. They include working together with members and other union reps; talking to members and dealing with their problems; recruiting members and getting them involved in the union; meeting management to discuss a range of issues at work and keeping members informed about wider union concerns.