Skip to main content

April 27 - 28, 2019

English

CUPE/SCFP

Niagara District CUPE Council School

SLS - Duty of fair representation
Apr 27, 2019 (9:00am-4:00pm) (11 spaces available)
Apr 28, 2019 (9:00am-4:00pm) (11 spaces available)

Learn about where stewards get their authority in the workplace, the duty of fair representation, and other labour laws that cover the workplace.

SLS - Grievance handling
Apr 27, 2019 (9:00am-4:00pm) (11 spaces available)
Apr 28, 2019 (9:00am-4:00pm) (11 spaces available)

Share tips and successful practices with other stewards, and learn strategies for handling difficult grievances.

SLS - Notetaking
Apr 27, 2019 (9:00am-4:00pm) (11 spaces available)
Apr 28, 2019 (9:00am-4:00pm) (11 spaces available)

Why do I have to take notes? What kind of notes should I take? Are my notes private? Learn answers to important questions like these, and practice notetaking.

SLS - Representing members in front of management
Apr 27, 2019 (9:00am-4:00pm) (11 spaces available)
Apr 28, 2019 (9:00am-4:00pm) (11 spaces available)

This module equips stewards to be proactive when meeting with management. Learn tips for effective meetings, and build confidence by practicing meeting situations.

Introduction to Stewarding
Apr 27, 2019 (9:00am-4:00pm) (12 spaces available)
Apr 28, 2019 (9:00am-12:00pm) (12 spaces available)

What does a CUPE steward do? If you are a new steward and want to learn how to help CUPE members solve workplace problems, this introductory workshop is for you! In this workshop, you will learn: • investigating workplace problems; • filing a grievance; • meeting with management; • dealing with workplace complaints. NOTE: See more Stewarding courses under the Steward Learning Series.

Brock University
500 Glenridge Ave. Academic Building
St. Catherines, Ontario
(map)

Affiliate: $80
Non-affiliate: $95

Registration fee is $80.00 for affiliated locals, $95 for non-affiliated locals. The registration fee includes course materials, coffee, tea and snacks for breaks and lunch on Saturday.

Please make cheque payable to the Niagara District CUPE Council and mail to:

Niagara District CUPE Council
c/o Niagara Area Office
110A Hannover Drive, Suite 101
St. Catharines, ON L2W 1A4
Attn: Diane Cormier

Please note that this workshop may be cancelled due to low registration or other reasons.

Send your cancellation request in writing with your local number, address and telephone number by the registration deadline to: ccalvelli@cupe.ca.

In response to the health concerns of our members and staff, CUPE has implemented a Scent-Free Policy at all of our workshops. Scented products such as hair spray, perfume and deodorant can trigger reactions such as respiratory distress and headaches. Facilitators and participants are asked to refrain from using scented products while attending our workshops and meetings. Thank you for your cooperation.

Collette (Collette) Calvelli
ccalvelli@cupe.ca