February 1 - 2, 2020
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 - Ally skills for stewards
Feb 1, 2020 (9:00am-12:00pm) (2 spaces available)
Effective stewards are champions for human rights and equality. Explore what it means to be an ally, and ways that stewards can step up as allies in the workplace and the union.
SLS - Challenging racism in the workplace
Feb 1, 2020 (1:00pm-4:00pm) (2 spaces available)
This workshop covers what racism looks like in the workplace, and your role as a steward in challenging it.
SLS - Conflict skills for stewards
Feb 2, 2020 (9:00am-12:00pm) (2 spaces available)
Unresolved workplace conflict is stressful and weakens the union. Learn about the sources of workplace conflict and how to choose a response that fits the situation. Practice conflict communication skills that will help you resolve conflict at work and in the union.
Jan 29, 2020
CUPE Atlantic Regional Office
271 Brownlow Avenue
Dartmouth, 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.