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April 30 - May 1, 2020 | CUPE Lethbridge Office, Lethbridge, Alberta | English
This workshop consists of two modules:
-Financial Essentials
-Financial Officers
May 1 - 2, 2020 | CUPE Alberta Regional Office, Edmonton, Alberta | English
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: Participants should bring a copy of their collective agreement to the workshop.

See more Stewarding courses under the Steward Learning Series.
May 5, 2020 | CUPE Grande Prairie Office, Grande Prairie, Alberta | English
This workshop covers what racism looks like in the workplace, and your role as a steward in challenging it.
May 7, 2020 | Keyano College, Fort McMurray, Alberta | English
We keep hearing that the rich are getting richer and the poor are getting poorer. How do these trends impact our lives as workers and union members? What is needed from us as stewards in these times of growing economic inequality?
May 8 - 9, 2020 | Keyano College, Fort McMurray, Alberta | English
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: Participants should bring a copy of their collective agreement to the workshop.

See more Stewarding courses under the Steward Learning Series.
May 15 - 16, 2020 | CUPE Calgary Office, Calgary, Alberta | English
Conflict is a natural part of our lives. Learning to handle it well improves relationships with other members, co-workers and the employer.
In this workshop, you will:
• deepen your understanding of conflict;
• strengthen your communication skills;
• practice responding to conflict.
May 25 - 29, 2020 | Red Deer College, Red Deer, Alberta | English
WORKSHOPS
Class sizes will be limited to 25 participants. Participants will be registered on a first-come – first choice basis. Please do not register for a workshop shop that is full.

COST - $760.00 per member
Registration covers each participant’s accommodations with breakfast, lunch and supper provided Monday through Thursday (Steak BBQ on Thursday evening) and breakfast and lunch on Friday.

If you do not require accommodation, the cost is $560.00 per member.

Please make cheques payable to:
Canadian Union of Public Employees
Registration payment is due by April 24, 2020 or registration will be cancelled.
Jun 2, 2020 | CUPE Grande Prairie Office, Grande Prairie, Alberta | English
This module equips stewards to be proactive when meeting with management. Learn tips for effective meetings, and build confidence by practicing meeting situations.

Jun 4, 2020 | Keyano College, Fort McMurray, Alberta | English
Learn about Canada’s history of colonialism, engage in some myth-busting, and explore ways that stewards can build solidarity with Indigenous workers and support reconciliation in the workplace.
Jun 16, 2020 | CUPE Grande Prairie Area Office, Grande Prairie, Alberta | English
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.

NOTE: Please bring your collective agreement and Steward Handbook to the workshop.
Jun 16, 2020 | Keyano College, Fort McMurray, Alberta | English
This module covers the basic origins of health and safety law, how to find, read and interpret relevant section of law and highlights some of the more important aspects of the specific health and safety law that applies to you.

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