February 15 - 18, 2018
Learn how to use the power of your elected position to:, , Build power in the union, Create space for more members to get involved, Strengthen solidarity in the labour movement and in our communities
LET Duty of Fair Representation
Feb 15, 2018 (9:00am-4:30pm) (4 spaces available)
This workshop focuse on the elements of the duty of fair representation, how it came to be, it's limits and how to properly represent members
LET Introduction to Ally Skills
Feb 16, 2018 (9:00am-4:30pm) (4 spaces available)
Championing human rights in the workplace and the union is a vital role of local union leaders. But what does it really mean to act as a good ally? In this workshop, we will explore ways to reduce personal bias, challenge oppression, and act in solidarity with members from marginalized and equity-seeking groups.
LET Leadership Basics for executive members (NEW)
February 17 (9:00am) - 18, 2018 (12:00pm) (4 spaces available)
Who am I as a leader? Who are we as a local union? How do we fit into the broader movement? Learn how to use the power of your elected position to build power in the union, create space for more members to get involved, and strengthen solidarity in the labour movement and in our communities.
Victoria Inn Hotel and Convention Centre
3550 Victoria Avenue
The Registration fee of $220.00 per registrant includes:
- Wine & cheese reception following the workshops on Thursday evening
- Lunch on Friday
- Banquet Supper on Saturday night
(Additional tickets will be available for $35 cash or cheque)
Locals are responsible for booking their delegates’ accommodations. Rooms have been block-booked at the Victoria Inn in Brandon. Please make reservations directly with the hotel prior to January 22, 2018 to take advantage of this block-booking.
Please quote Group Name: CUPE Winter School 2018 when reserving your room.
- Single Occupancy: $130.99 (with one complimentary breakfast)
- Double Occupancy: $140.99 (with two complimentary breakfast)
**Room upgrades are complimentary based on availability
In order to be official registered, you must complete the registration on-line, or use the form by clicking on the link below.
Manitoba Winter School 2018
Once completed, ensure that payment is sent by mail to CUPE Manitoba Regional Office, 703-275 Broadway, Winnipeg, MB R3C 4M6, Attn: Annalyn Jimeno. Please make cheques payable to ”CUPE”.
Refund Policy:, , Full refund or credit for registration cancellations up to February 2, 2018., No refund or credit after February 2, 2018 and “no shows”.
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.