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May 25, 2017 09:00-16:30
Know Your Rights Workshop ~ Calgary
DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: May 11, 2017

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.
May 25, 2017 09:00-16:30

Know Your Rights Workshop ~ Calgary

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: May 11, 2017

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.
Boardroom, SARO, 1422 Kensington Road NW
Google Map Link
Calgary Office
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2017 AFL Convention
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OH&S Basic Workshop ~ Edmonton
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Treasurers’ Workshop ~ Edmonton
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OH&S – Basic Workshop ~ Calgary
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PRC Workshop ~ Edmonton
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Know Your Rights Workshop ~ Edmonton
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How to Run A Local Workshop (Member Engagement) ~ Calgary
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Know Your Rights Workshop ~ Calgary
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PRC Workshop ~ Calgary
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CFNU Biennial Convention in Calgary
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CFNU Biennial Convention in Calgary
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CFNU Biennial Convention in Calgary
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CFNU Biennial Convention in Calgary
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CFNU Biennial Convention in Calgary
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May 04, 2017 09:00-16:30

OH&S Basic Workshop ~ Edmonton

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: April 20, 2017

For OH&S Committee members only

This workshop gives members a basic understanding of how to interpret the Occupational Health and Safety Article in their Collective Agreement and to become familiar with Hazard Assessment forms and Site Inspection Forms. Members will also discuss and evaluate the OH&S culture of their workplace.

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
May 09, 2017 09:00-16:30

Treasurers’ Workshop ~ Edmonton

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: April 25, 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
May 10, 2017 09:00-16:30

OH&S – Basic Workshop ~ Calgary

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: April 26, 2017

For OH&S Committee members only

This workshop gives members a basic understanding of how to interpret the Occupational Health and Safety Article in their Collective Agreement and to become familiar with Hazard Assessment forms and Site Inspection Forms. Members will also discuss and evaluate the OH&S culture of their workplace.

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.
Boardroom, SARO, 1422 Kensington Road NW
Google Map Link
Calgary Office
May 10, 2017 09:00-16:30

PRC Workshop ~ Edmonton

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: April 26, 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.
UNA Provincial Office, 7th Floor, 11150 Jasper Avenue
Google Map Link
Edmonton Office
May 16, 2017 09:00-16:30

Know Your Rights Workshop ~ Edmonton

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: May 2, 2017

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
May 18, 2017 09:00-16:30

How to Run A Local Workshop (Member Engagement) ~ Calgary

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: May 4, 2017

For new Local Executive members only

A chance for new Local Executive members to learn more about themselves and their leadership abilities. This workshop includes a review of the main tools required for Local leadership. Participants will explore barriers to union participation and develop strategies to resolve them. We will look at diversity issues in the workplace and develop communication strategies to facilitate connections with members.
Boardroom, SARO, 1422 Kensington Road NW
Google Map Link
Calgary Office
May 25, 2017 09:00-16:30

Know Your Rights Workshop ~ Calgary

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: May 11, 2017

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.
Boardroom, SARO, 1422 Kensington Road NW
Google Map Link
Calgary Office
May 31, 2017 09:00-16:30

PRC Workshop ~ Calgary

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: May 17, 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