Education Program - NL Region - September to December 2019

Course

Date and Location

Description                                                                                                                    

Information and Registration                             

Strike Training

September 7, 2019

Mount Peyton Hotel, Grand Falls, NL                     

This one day course will provide participants the skills and knowledge to perform their role during a strike. Participants will leave with skills and confidence to picket effecrtively and conduct an effective strike at the local level as well as reconginze personal problems that striking workers may face and motivate the picketers.

 

 

Deadline to apply: Friday, August 30, 2019.

Email hydem@psac-afpc.com

Phone 709-726-6453

Register online http://psacatlantic.ca/newfoundland-labrador-course-registration  

Local Officers Training

September 7 - 8, 2019

PSAC Boardroom
33 Pippy Place, Suite 105, St. John's    

This course will provide new Officers of a Local Executive an opportunity to understand their responsibilities as a Local Officer, and to know how and where to obtain support within the PSAC. 

Deadline to apply: Friday, August 30, 2019.

Email hydem@psac-afpc.com

Phone 709-726-6453

Register online http://psacatlantic.ca/newfoundland-labrador-course-registration  

Elections Training

 

September 21 - 22, 2019

PSAC Boardroom
33 Pippy Place, Suite 105, St. John's      

       

 

This 2 day, skills-based course, will prepare PSAC members in and around targeted ridings to play a hands-on role in the upcoming Federal Election. Participants will learn how to have political conversations and have the opportunity to put the learned skills in to practice.

 

Deadline to apply: Wednesday, September 4, 2019.

Email hydem@psac-afpc.com

Phone 709-726-6453

Register online http://psacatlantic.ca/newfoundland-labrador-course-registration  

Interpreting the Collective Agreement & Human Rights and Employment Equity in the Workplace

September 28 - 29, 2019

Greenwood Inn & Suites, Corner Brook

 

This course will enhance your understanding of what a Collective Agreement is and what is in it. It will help members understand Human Rights and Employment Equity in the workplace & clarify the Employer and Union roles with respect to Human Rights and Employment Equity.

Deadline to apply: Friday, September 6, 2019.

Email hydem@psac-afpc.com

Phone 709-726-6453

Register online http://psacatlantic.ca/newfoundland-labrador-course-registration  

Talking Union Basics

October 19 - 20, 2019

Holiday Inn Express, Deer Lake

This course is the first introduction to the PSAC for members and continues to be the foundation for more advanced union education.

Deadline to apply: Friday, October 4, 2019.

Email hydem@psac-afpc.com

Phone 709-726-6453

Register online http://psacatlantic.ca/newfoundland-labrador-course-registration  

Grievance Handling

 

November 2 - 3, 2019

Hotel North 2, Goose Bay

This course provides new PSAC Shop Stewards with essential basics for grievance handling and effective stewarding.

Deadline to apply: Friday, October 18, 2019.

Email hydem@psac-afpc.com

Phone 709-726-6453

Register online http://psacatlantic.ca/newfoundland-labrador-course-registration  

Advanced Local Officers Training

November 15 - 17, 2019       

Quality Hotel, Gander

 

You will develop leadership skills, problem-solving skills, and mobilization skills. Course content includes the role of the local executive, strategic planning, local activities, local committees and terms of reference, communicating and recruiting, representation issues and the Duty of Fair Representation, local meetings, improving the effectiveness of union management, consultation, and rights and protections of union representatives. 

Deadline to apply Friday, October 25, 2019

http://psacatlantic.ca/newfoundland-labrador-advanced-local-officers-tra...