Events

Next Upcoming Event

June 26, 2018 09:00-16:30
Know Your Rights Workshop ~ Calgary
DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: June 12, 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.

June 26, 2018 09:00-16:30

Know Your Rights Workshop ~ Calgary

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: June 12, 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
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Executive Board Meeting
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CANCELLED: OH&S - Advanced Workshop ~ Calgary
09:00 - 16:30
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CFNU Prairie Labour School
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CFNU Prairie Labour School
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CFNU Prairie Labour School
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Edmonton Pride Festival Parade
11:00 - 13:00
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North Central District Meeting
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CANCELLED: OH&S - Advanced Workshop ~ Edmonton
09:00 - 16:30
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South District Meeting
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Central District Meeting
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North District Meeting
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Unit/Office Rep Workshop ~ Edmonton
09:00 - 16:30
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South Central District Meeting
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Know Your Rights Workshop ~ Calgary
09:00 - 16:30
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Know Your Rights Workshop ~ Edmonton
09:00 - 16:30
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Canada Day
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UNA Offices Closed
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JUNE 2018
June 05, 2018 09:00-16:30

CANCELLED: OH&S - Advanced Workshop ~ Calgary

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: May 22, 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 effects 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
Courtyard Marriott Calgary Airport, 2500 48 Ave NE
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Courtyard Marriott Calgary Airport
June 06-08, 2018

CFNU Prairie Labour School

The Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions (CFNU) Prairie Labour School provides an opportunity for members of the Manitoba Nurses Union (MNU), the Saskatchewan Union of Nurses (SUN) and the United Nurses of Alberta (UNA) to gather every two years to learn about issues that affect their working environment and an opportunity to network with each other. Our host province for the fifth Biennial CFNU Prairie Labour School is UNA. The 2018 CFNU Prairie Labour School is offering three half day workshops that will be delivered concurrently. Each workshop will be delivered three times to allow participants the opportunity to circulate through each of the workshops. Two workshops will be delivered on Day 1- June 7 and the third will be delivered on Day 2 – June 8. Day 2 – June 8 will also include a short plenary session.
The Coast Canmore Hotel, 511 Bow Valley Trail, Canmore, Alberta.
June 09, 2018 11:00-13:00

Edmonton Pride Festival Parade

UNA will be walking in the Edmonton Pride Parade with the Alberta Federation of Labour. Any questions, comments or how to get involved please email: pride@una.ab.ca
Edmonton
June 11, 2018

North Central District Meeting

UNA Locals are grouped into five geographically based districts – North, North Central, Central, South Central and South. Presidents of UNA locals attend regular District Meetings where they share information, compare challenges and develop strategies.
June 12, 2018 09:00-16:30

CANCELLED: OH&S - Advanced Workshop ~ Edmonton

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: May 29, 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 effects 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
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Edmonton Office
June 13, 2018

South District Meeting

UNA Locals are grouped into five geographically based districts – North, North Central, Central, South Central and South. Presidents of UNA locals attend regular District Meetings where they share information, compare challenges and develop strategies.
June 14, 2018

Central District Meeting

UNA Locals are grouped into five geographically based districts – North, North Central, Central, South Central and South. Presidents of UNA locals attend regular District Meetings where they share information, compare challenges and develop strategies.
June 15, 2018

North District Meeting

UNA Locals are grouped into five geographically based districts – North, North Central, Central, South Central and South. Presidents of UNA locals attend regular District Meetings where they share information, compare challenges and develop strategies.
June 19, 2018 09:00-16:30

Unit/Office Rep Workshop ~ Edmonton

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: June 5, 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
June 21, 2018

South Central District Meeting

UNA Locals are grouped into five geographically based districts – North, North Central, Central, South Central and South. Presidents of UNA locals attend regular District Meetings where they share information, compare challenges and develop strategies.
June 26, 2018 09:00-16:30

Know Your Rights Workshop ~ Calgary

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: June 12, 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
Google Map Link
Courtyard Marriott Calgary Airport
June 28, 2018 09:00-16:30

Know Your Rights Workshop ~ Edmonton

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: June 14, 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