September 28 - 29, 2019
Before you start the Steward Learning series, you must complete the Introduction to Stewarding (9 hour) workshop. After that, you can start taking modules in the Steward Learning Series. All the modules are 3 hours. Please remember to bring your Stewarding handbook and Steward Learning passport.
SLS - Grievance handling
Sep 28, 2019 (9:00am-12:00pm) (10 spaces available)
Share tips and successful practices with other stewards, and learn strategies for handling difficult grievances.
SLS - Duty of fair representation
Sep 28, 2019 (1:00pm-4:00pm) (10 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 - Handling discipline and discharge
Sep 29, 2019 (9:00am-12:00pm) (10 spaces available)
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.
Sep 13, 2019
CUPE Sydney Area office
500 George Street
Sydney, Nova Scotia
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:
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.