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August 13 - 15, 2019



- Introduction to Stewarding
- Representing Members in Front of Management
- Handling Discipline and Discharge
- What Stewards Need to Know About Arbitration

Introduction to Stewarding
Aug 13, 2019 (9:00am-4:00pm)
Aug 14, 2019 (9:00am-4:00pm)
Aug 15, 2019 (9:00am-4:00pm)

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.

SLS - Handling discipline and discharge
Aug 13, 2019 (9:00am-4:00pm)
Aug 14, 2019 (9:00am-4:00pm)
Aug 15, 2019 (9:00am-4:00pm)

Learn about key legal concepts and terms, and the role of stewards during an employer’s investigation, when discipline is given, and during grievance meetings.

SLS - Representing members in front of management
Aug 13, 2019 (9:00am-4:00pm)
Aug 14, 2019 (9:00am-4:00pm)
Aug 15, 2019 (9:00am-4:00pm)

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

SLS - What stewards need to know about arbitration
Aug 13, 2019 (9:00am-4:00pm)
Aug 14, 2019 (9:00am-4:00pm)
Aug 15, 2019 (9:00am-4:00pm)

Although most grievances get settled, some go to arbitration. Learn about the arbitration process, terms, mediated settlements, and the role of the steward before and during arbitration.

Jul 29, 2019

CUPE Local 2262
1250 26th Street
Castlegar, British Columbia


CUPE 2262

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: Bronwyn Barter,

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.

Bronwyn Barter
(604) 209-2946

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