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Aug 23, 2018 | Resort Village of Candle Lake, Candle Lake, Saskatchewan | English
Bullying hurts everyone. As union members, we have a role to play in combating workplace bullying.
Come and talk about:
• what bullying is;
• how bullying hurts everyone;
• how not to be a bystander;
• how the union can make a difference.
Aug 23, 2018 | Resort Village of Candle Lake, Candle Lake, Saskatchewan | English
Bullying hurts everyone. As union members, we have a role to play in combating workplace bullying.
Come and talk about:
• what bullying is;
• how bullying hurts everyone;
• how not to be a bystander;
• how the union can make a difference.
August 23 - 24, 2018 | Wilkie Curling Rink Lounge, Wilkie, Saskatchewan | 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: See more Stewarding courses under the Steward Learning Series.
Aug 29, 2018 | Tommy Douglas Collegiate, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan | English
Championing human rights in the workplace and the union is a vital role of local union leaders. But what does it really mean to act as a good ally? In this workshop, we will explore ways to reduce personal bias, challenge oppression, and act in solidarity with members from marginalized and equity-seeking groups.
Aug 29, 2018 | Tommy Douglas Collegiate, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan | English
Homophobia, biphobia and transphobia play out in our workplaces, locals, and communities. Learn how to challenge these kinds of discrimination, and represent lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, two-spirit, queer and intersex members at work.
September 11 - 12, 2018 | CUPE Local 5430 Office, Region 4, Weyburn, Saskatchewan | 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: See more Stewarding courses under the Steward Learning Series.
Sep 12, 2018 | CUPE Local 5430 Office, Region 4, Weyburn, Saskatchewan | English
Why do I have to take notes? What kind of notes should I take? Are my notes private? This module answers important questions like these, and provides practice time to work on note taking skills.
September 12 - 13, 2018 | CUPE Local 5430 Office, Region 5, Yorkton, Saskatchewan | English
This course serves as an introduction into the world of health and safety and explores different basic concepts such as:
• Identification of hazards;
• Hierarchy of controls;
• The basic role of health and safety committees;
• Basics on the right to refuse.

NOTE: See more Health and Safety courses in the Health and Safety Learning Series.
Sep 13, 2018 | CUPE Local 5430 Office, Region 5, Yorkton, Saskatchewan | English
This module examines the risk factors that lead to violence in the workplace, and the employer’s obligations to prevent workers from being exposed to and injured by violence while at work. We examine relevant health and safety law, and start to develop strategies to make our workplaces safer.
Sep 13, 2018 | CUPE Saskatoon Area Office, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan | English
Learn how to recognize harassment, educate the members about harassment, and represent members who are involved in harassment complaints.
September 13 - 14, 2018 | CUPE Saskatoon Area Office, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan | 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.
September 19 - 20, 2018 | CUPE Local 5430 Office, Region 2, Prince Albert, Saskatchewan | 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: See more Stewarding courses under the Steward Learning Series.
Sep 20, 2018 | CUPE Local 5430 Office, Region 2, Prince Albert, Saskatchewan | English
Why do I have to take notes? What kind of notes should I take? Are my notes private? This module answers important questions like these, and provides practice time to work on note taking skills.
Sep 20, 2018 | CUPE Prince Albert Area Office, Prince Albert, Saskatchewan | English
Explore the steward’s role in supporting and representing members around mental health and mental illness. Learn what to do about stigma, and how to approach a conversation with a member about a possible mental health issue.
Sep 20, 2018 | CUPE Prince Albert Area Office, Prince Albert, Saskatchewan | English
What is a psychologically healthy and safe workplace? Learn to identify the psychological hazards in our workplaces, and the role of the steward in eliminating psychological hazards.
Sep 21, 2018 | CUPE Saskatoon Area Office, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan | English
Explore the steward’s role in supporting and representing members around mental health and mental illness. Learn what to do about stigma, and how to approach a conversation with a member about a possible mental health issue.
Sep 21, 2018 | CUPE Saskatoon Area Office, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan | English
What is a psychologically healthy and safe workplace? Learn to identify the psychological hazards in our workplaces, and the role of the steward in eliminating psychological hazards.
September 26 - 27, 2018 | CUPE Local 5430 Office, Region 1, North Battleford, Saskatchewan | 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: See more Stewarding courses under the Steward Learning Series.
Sep 27, 2018 | CUPE Local 5430 Office, Region 1, North Battleford, Saskatchewan | English
Why do I have to take notes? What kind of notes should I take? Are my notes private? This module answers important questions like these, and provides practice time to work on note taking skills.
Oct 9, 2018 | CUPE Saskatchewan Regional Office, Regina, Saskatchewan | English
This workshop is for all members in an elected position within the local union. Whether you are a trustee or a member of the executive, learning about the basics of the local union’s finances is a priority. In this workshop, you will learn about your duties within the finances of the union, budgeting and how to be transparent and accountable to members. 
Oct 10, 2018 | CUPE Saskatchewan Regional Office, Regina, Saskatchewan | English
Once secretary-treasurers and trustees complete the Financial Essentials 1-day workshop, they will spend Day 2 learning about bookkeeping and auditing.

Treasurers will learn how to use the CUPE electronic ledger, manage the local union's funds and accounts, and prepare reports to the membership and the trustees.

Trustees will learn how to properly perform an audit of the local union's books, accounts, properties, and assets. At the end of this workshop, Trustees will be able to make recommendations to the local union to improve the local union's financial health.
LAPTOP REQUIRED-if possible.

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