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February 19, 2018
Family Day (UNA Offices Closed)
February 19, 2018

Family Day (UNA Offices Closed)

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Know Your Rights Workshop ~ Edmonton
09:00 - 16:30
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How to Run a Local Workshop (Administration) ~ Calgary
09:00 - 16:30
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Treasurers’ Workshop ~ Calgary
09:00 - 16:30
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CANCELLED: PRC Workshop ~ Calgary
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Family Day (UNA Offices Closed)
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Grievance Workshop ~ Edmonton
09:00 - 16:30
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Grievance Workshop ~ Calgary
09:00 - 16:30
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Executive Board Meeting
Know Your Rights Workshop ~ Calgary
09:00 - 16:30
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Executive Board Meeting
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Executive Board Meeting
How to Run A Local Workshop (Member Engagement) ~ Calgary
09:00 - 16:30
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North Central District Meeting
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South District Meeting
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South Central District Meeting
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FEBRUARY 2018
February 01, 2018 09:00-16:30

How to Run a Local Workshop (Administration) ~ Calgary

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: January 18, 2018

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.
Southern Alberta Regional Office, 3rd Floor, 1422 Kensington Road NW
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Southern Alberta Regional Office
February 06, 2018 09:00-16:30

Treasurers’ Workshop ~ Calgary

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: January 23, 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.
Southern Alberta Regional Office, 3rd Floor, 1422 Kensington Road NW
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Southern Alberta Regional Office
February 13, 2018-16:30

CANCELLED: PRC Workshop ~ Calgary

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: January 30, 2018

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.
Courtyard Marriott Calgary Airport, 2500 48 Ave NE
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Courtyard Marriott Calgary Airport
February 19, 2018

Family Day (UNA Offices Closed)

February 20, 2018 09:00-16:30

Grievance Workshop ~ Edmonton

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: February 6, 2018

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.
UNA Provincial Office, 7th Floor, 11150 Jasper Avenue
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Edmonton Office
February 22, 2018 09:00-16:30

Grievance Workshop ~ Calgary

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: February 8, 2018

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.
Courtyard Marriott Calgary Airport, 2500 48 Ave NE
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Courtyard Marriott Calgary Airport
February 27, 2018 - March 01, 2018

Executive Board Meeting

United Nurses of Alberta’s four Executive Officers and District Representatives from each of the union’s five Districts sit on the Provincial Executive Board. They are elected at UNA’s Annual General Meeting. Districts are allocated one representative on the Provincial Executive Board for every 1,500 dues-paying members with a minimum of two representatives for each District. The Board is the union’s decision-making body between Annual General Meetings
UNA Provincial Office 700-11150 Jasper Avenue Edmonton Alberta
February 27, 2018 09:00-16:30

Know Your Rights Workshop ~ Calgary

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: February 13, 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