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October 23-25, 2018
UNA Annual General Meeting
October 23-25, 2018

UNA Annual General Meeting

OCTOBER 2018
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Dealing With Abuse Workshop ~ Edmonton
09:00 - 16:30
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Unit/Office Rep Workshop ~ Edmonton
09:00 - 16:30
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Thanksgiving Day (UNA Offices Closed)
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Know Your Rights Workshop ~ Edmonton
09:00 - 16:30
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Treasurers’ Workshop ~ Edmonton
09:00 - 16:30
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UNA Annual General Meeting
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UNA Annual General Meeting
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UNA Annual General Meeting
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Know Your Rights Workshop ~ Calgary
09:00 - 16:30
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OH&S - Advanced Workshop ~ Edmonton
09:00 - 16:30
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Know Your Rights Workshop ~ Edmonton
09:00 - 16:30
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OH&S - Basic Workshop ~ Calgary
09:00 - 16:30
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OCTOBER 2018
October 02, 2018 09:00-16:30

Dealing With Abuse Workshop ~ Edmonton

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: September 18, 2018

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
October 04, 2018 09:00-16:30

Unit/Office Rep Workshop ~ Edmonton

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: September 20, 2018

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
October 08, 2018

Thanksgiving Day (UNA Offices Closed)

October 09, 2018 09:00-16:30

Know Your Rights Workshop ~ Edmonton

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: September 25, 2018

The Know Your Rights Workshop offers new members a chance to learn about their union and their rights in the workplace. During the day, participants will explore UNA's relevance to their own lives and understand the goals, philosophy, and functioning of UNA and unions in general. It provides participants with the tools to protect their rights and opportunities to engage more effectively with UNA.

This workshop is geared for NEW UNA members ~ members who have never been active and now may be considering becoming active in their Local. This workshop is basic information and is not designed for current Local Executives. New Local Executive members will benefit more from the How to Run a Local workshops.

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
October 11, 2018 09:00-16:30

Treasurers’ Workshop ~ Edmonton

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: September 27, 2018

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
October 23-25, 2018

UNA Annual General Meeting

October 30, 2018 09:00-16:30

Know Your Rights Workshop ~ Calgary

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: October 16, 2018

The Know Your Rights Workshop offers new members a chance to learn about their union and their rights in the workplace. During the day, participants will explore UNA's relevance to their own lives and understand the goals, philosophy, and functioning of UNA and unions in general. It provides participants with the tools to protect their rights and opportunities to engage more effectively with UNA.

This workshop is geared for NEW UNA members ~ members who have never been active and now may be considering becoming active in their Local. This workshop is basic information and is not designed for current Local Executives. New Local Executive members will benefit more from the How to Run a Local workshops.

Please bring your copy of the collective agreement with you to this workshop.
Courtyard Marriott Calgary Airport, 2500 48 Ave NE
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Courtyard Marriott Calgary Airport
October 31, 2018 09:00-16:30

OH&S - Advanced Workshop ~ Edmonton

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: October 17, 2018

For OH&S Committee members only.

Completion of the OH&S Basic workshop also required.

In this workshop participants will expand on what they learned in the BASIC OH&S workshop. Participants will become familiar with the OH&S Act, Regulations and Code with hands on exercises. You will leave this Workshop with the knowledge to know where to look in the legislation to address your concerns. We will also discuss Imminent Danger and how this legislation affects you, your co-workers and managements responsibilities.

Attending this workshop is a requirement for members serving as a local representative on their Occupational Health and Safety Committee.

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