View the dates and then click here to apply for a course online.  Alternatively download the Education Course Application Form & send to the education office below. 


John Lea, Education & Development Organiser  
T: 0161 669 8674   F: 0161 873 8465 
Unite the Union, Merchants Quay, Salford Quays, Salford M50 3SG 
Email the North West Education Team 

Are We Ready (Strategy Development) 
With employers, governments and global corporate interests behaving more aggressively towards workers, there are no longer any limits when it comes to the goals of anti-labour forces and their tactics. They often strike with little warning. This course looks re-assesses the tools we use to engage in key struggles and develops strategies to answer the question, Are We ready? 

2018

2018

2018

2018

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Dignity at Work 

This course looks at building skills to improve social conditions in the workplace and gives the tools for workers to argue for Dignity in the Workplace. 

2018

2018

2018

2018

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Effective Communications 
The Effective Communications course looks in to the way that we communicate in the 21st century. This course looks at a range of principles relating to public speaking, from Newsletter and Poster design, Social Media campaigns, Public Speaking and how to deliver an address in public. 

2018

2018

2018

2018

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Organising and Bargaining in a Global Economy 
In an increasingly globalised world, this course looks at how workers and workplaces adapt to Globalisation and argue for an alternative to Neo-Liberalism. We review international labour structures, workers organisations and how Unite can make a difference globally. 

2018

2018

2018

2018

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Public Speaking 
The course aims to develop member’s skills in Public Speaking and knowledge of public speaking principles. 

2018

2018

2018

2018

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Social Media 
This course delves in to the emergence of Social Media, how to utilise its potential and be aware of its risks both in the workplace and in the wider community.

2018

2018

2018

2018

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Trade Union History 

From 4000 BC to Today, workers history is as rich in detail as the history you were taught at school. This course develops knowledge of worker and Trade Union history, laying a foundation for the future through researching historical campaigns. 

2018

2018

2018

2018

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Dealing with Stress 
This course builds knowledge of how to handle stress inside and outside of the workplace. 

2018

2018

2018

2018

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DCPC course  

2018

2018

2018

2018

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Dealing with Stress
Dealing with Stress

Interactive Training Day 
For Union officers, activists and solicitors. 

APPLY HERE 

2018

2018

2018

2018

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Mental Health Awareness 

The course aims to enable Unite reps to build their skills & knowledge of Mental Health. 

Open to All Reps/Activists. 

APPLY HERE

 

2018

2018

2018

2018

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Planning for Retirement 

Members who consider themselves to be within 18 months of their retirement date who want to be aware of the issues affecting their retirement and plan accordingly. 

APPLY HERE

2018

2018

2018

2018

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Salford

21 March

21 March

1 Day

Mental Health First Aid Course 

This course aims to enable Unite reps to build their skills & knowledge of dealing with Mental Health. 
Open to All Reps/Activists – first come first served basis.   

2018

2018

2018

2018

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Dealing with Redundancy 

Apply for the Dealing with Redundancfy course below.

2018

2018

2018

2018

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Salford

10 July

13 July

4 Days

TUPE Course 

Learn about the effects that TUPE transfers can have within the workplace and how to protect workers. 

Apply for the TUPE course below.

2018

2018

2018

2018

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Salford

26 June

29 June

4 Days