UPCOMING EVENTS
March 29, 2017 09:00-16:30
Dealing With Abuse Workshop ~ Edmonton
DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: March 15, 2017

The "Dealing With Abuse" workshop is designed to provide participants with an understanding of the various types of workplace abuse and that abuse in any form is unacceptable. It will also encourage participants to take appropriate action if they are the targets of abuse, to provide support to co-workers who have been abused, and to provide participants with the tools to advocate for the prevention of workplace abuse.

Please bring your copy of the collective agreement with you to this workshop.

March 30-31, 2017
Public Interest Alberta Advocacy Conference
Public Interest Alberta is hosting its annual advocacy conference. Visit their website for more information.
April 04, 2017 09:00-16:30
Dealing With Abuse Workshop ~ Calgary
DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: March 21, 2017

The "Dealing With Abuse" workshop is designed to provide participants with an understanding of the various types of workplace abuse and that abuse in any form is unacceptable. It will also encourage participants to take appropriate action if they are the targets of abuse, to provide support to co-workers who have been abused, and to provide participants with the tools to advocate for the prevention of workplace abuse.

Please bring your copy of the collective agreement with you to this workshop.
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Grievance Workshop ~ Calgary
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Unit/Office Rep Workshop ~ Calgary
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Treasurers’ Workshop ~ Edmonton
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PRC Workshop ~ Calgary
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Unit/Office Rep Workshop ~ Edmonton
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How to Run a Local Workshop (Administration) ~ Grande Prairie
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Dealing With Abuse Workshop ~ Edmonton
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Public Interest Alberta Advocacy Conference
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Dealing With Abuse Workshop ~ Calgary
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Unit/Office Rep Workshop ~ Edmonton
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March 2017
March 01, 2017 09:00-16:30

Grievance Workshop ~ Calgary

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: February 15, 2016

For Grievance Committee members only

The Grievance Workshop requires that qualified participants learn more about contract language and investigations in the different types of grievances and the Arbitration process, This workshop provides an overview of the importance of your roles and responsibilities as a UNA grievance representative. Arbitration is also reviewed in order to understand complexities of the quasi -judicial grievance resolution process. Grievance meeting role play is an integral and fun part of understanding the nuances of each step of the Collective agreement. As result you will have the tools to more effectively represent your local membership during the Grievance and Arbitration process.

Please bring your copy of the collective agreement with you to this workshop.
Boardroom, SARO, 1422 Kensington Road NW
Google Map Link
Calgary Office
March 02, 2017 09:00-16:30

Unit/Office Rep Workshop ~ Calgary

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: February 16, 2017

For new Unit/Office Reps only

The Unit Rep Workshop is designed for those who are Unit/Office Representatives and require additional information on the responsibilities of the position. This workshop covers collective agreement interpretation and the responsibilities of the union in representing UNA's membership. This includes, duty to accommodate, duty of fair, Professional Responsibility (PRC), Occupational Health & Safety, grievances and arbitration as well as other topics. Additionally, it also provides an understanding of the services offered, as well as the structure of United Nurses of Alberta.

Please bring your copy of the collective agreement with you to this workshop.
Boardroom, SARO, 1422 Kensington Road NW
Google Map Link
Calgary Office
March 09, 2017 09:00-16:30

Treasurers’ Workshop ~ Edmonton

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: February 23, 2017

For new Local Executive members only

This session introduces the new Treasurer to the responsibilities and tools needed to maintain accurate financial records. Understanding and using the messages sent to the Local from Centralized Accounting is emphasized. Treasurers are given steps for authorizing and monitoring the expenditure of Local money and time is taken with the budget process. This session is one of only three addressing technology skills. Hands-on activities are included that help Treasurers develop competent FirstClass and DMS skills. All attendees are encouraged to ask computer and UNA Net based questions.
UNA Provincial Office, 7th Floor, 11150 Jasper Avenue
Google Map Link
Edmonton Office
March 15, 2017 09:00-16:30

PRC Workshop ~ Calgary

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: March 1, 2017

For PRC Committee members and Local Executives only.

You will develop knowledge and skills to help you provide information, support and encouragement to members who report Professional Responsibility Concerns, and to engage confidently with management representatives to achieve an effectively functioning PRC Committee. You will also learn how the PRC information that you enter in the DMS can be used to make effective presentations to CEOs and governing Boards. Case studies illustrating effective PRC communication and "success stories" will be presented. You will receive a print Study Guide at the workshop.

Please bring your copy of the collective agreement with you to this workshop.
Boardroom, SARO, 1422 Kensington Road NW
Google Map Link
Calgary Office
March 23, 2017 09:00-16:30

Unit/Office Rep Workshop ~ Edmonton

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: March 9, 2016

For new Unit/Office Reps only

The Unit Rep Workshop is designed for those who are Unit/Office Representatives and require additional information on the responsibilities of the position. This workshop covers collective agreement interpretation and the responsibilities of the union in representing UNA's membership. This includes, duty to accommodate, duty of fair, Professional Responsibility (PRC), Occupational Health & Safety, grievances and arbitration as well as other topics. Additionally, it also provides an understanding of the services offered, as well as the structure of United Nurses of Alberta.

Please bring your copy of the collective agreement with you to this workshop.
UNA Provincial Office, 7th Floor, 11150 Jasper Avenue
Google Map Link
Edmonton Office
March 27, 2017 09:00-16:30

How to Run a Local Workshop (Administration) ~ Grande Prairie

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: March 13, 2017

For new Local Executive members only

This session introduces new executive members to their role in leading a healthy and active local. The teamwork aspect of local leadership is emphasized. Many of the day-to-day tasks needed to keep the local functioning are addressed. This session is one of only three addressing technology skills. Through online and computer based activities attendees learn about UNA Net's communication and data management system. All attendees are encouraged to ask computer and UNA Net based questions.
Pomeroy Hotel & Conference Centre 11633 100th Street
Google Map Link
Pomeroy Hotel and Conference Centre
March 29, 2017 09:00-16:30

Dealing With Abuse Workshop ~ Edmonton

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: March 15, 2017

The "Dealing With Abuse" workshop is designed to provide participants with an understanding of the various types of workplace abuse and that abuse in any form is unacceptable. It will also encourage participants to take appropriate action if they are the targets of abuse, to provide support to co-workers who have been abused, and to provide participants with the tools to advocate for the prevention of workplace abuse.

Please bring your copy of the collective agreement with you to this workshop.

UNA Provincial Office, 7th Floor, 11150 Jasper Avenue
Google Map Link
Edmonton Office
March 30-31, 2017

Public Interest Alberta Advocacy Conference

Public Interest Alberta is hosting its annual advocacy conference. Visit their website for more information.
Chateau Louis Conference Centre, 11727 Kingsway Avenue, Edmonton
April 04, 2017 09:00-16:30

Dealing With Abuse Workshop ~ Calgary

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: March 21, 2017

The "Dealing With Abuse" workshop is designed to provide participants with an understanding of the various types of workplace abuse and that abuse in any form is unacceptable. It will also encourage participants to take appropriate action if they are the targets of abuse, to provide support to co-workers who have been abused, and to provide participants with the tools to advocate for the prevention of workplace abuse.

Please bring your copy of the collective agreement with you to this workshop.
Boardroom, SARO, 1422 Kensington Road NW
Google Map Link
Calgary Office
April 06, 2017 09:00-16:30

Unit/Office Rep Workshop ~ Edmonton

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: March 23, 2016

For new Unit/Office Reps only

The Unit Rep Workshop is designed for those who are Unit/Office Representatives and require additional information on the responsibilities of the position. This workshop covers collective agreement interpretation and the responsibilities of the union in representing UNA's membership. This includes, duty to accommodate, duty of fair, Professional Responsibility (PRC), Occupational Health & Safety, grievances and arbitration as well as other topics. Additionally, it also provides an understanding of the services offered, as well as the structure of United Nurses of Alberta.

Please bring your copy of the collective agreement with you to this workshop.
UNA Provincial Office, 7th Floor, 11150 Jasper Avenue
Google Map Link
Edmonton Office