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March 25 - 26, 2020



- Duty to Accommodate
- Psychologically Safe Workplaces

Duty to Accommodate
Mar 25, 2020 (9:00am-4:00pm)
Mar 26, 2020 (9:00am-4:00pm)

Learn about the rights and responsibilities of both employers and unions under the Duty to Accommodate. In this workshop you will: • explore case law, key concepts and the prohibited grounds of discrimination under human rights law; • learn to make the case for accommodating workers and how to help union representatives and employers come up with appropriate accommodations for members; • Look at how we can break down stereotypes and stigma to support the accommodation process for those who need it.

SLS - Psychologically safe workplaces
Mar 25, 2020 (9:00am-4:00pm)
Mar 26, 2020 (9:00am-4:00pm)

What is a psychologically healthy and safe workplace? Learn to identify the psychological hazards in a workplace, and the role of the steward in eliminating psychological hazards.

Mar 9, 2020

Thomas Haney Secondary School
23000 116 Avenue, Suddaby Room CUPE Local 703
Maple Ridge, British Columbia


CUPE 703

Lunch and refreshments provided.

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: Tracey Dahlin,

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.

Tracey Dahlin
(604) 315-7519

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