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Oct 16, 2018 | CUPE Local 1004, Vancouver, British Columbia | English
What Stewards Need to Know About Health & Safety
Creating Psychologically Healthy and Safe Workplaces
October 17 - 18, 2018 | CUPE BC Regional Office, Burnaby, British Columbia | English
Learn about women’s oppression, politics and social change – all from a woman’s perspective. Explore the barriers, challenges and opportunities for women in the union. Discover your own personal leadership style and develop a plan for your personal next step.

NOTE: This workshop is open to members who identify as women.


October 17 - 19, 2018 | CUPE Comox Valley Area Office, Courtenay, British Columbia | English
This workshop will help you plan for your retirement.
Oct 18, 2018 | CUPE Local 458 Office, Chilliwack, British Columbia | English | $30
This workshop will help you build union solidarity in locals where some members of the union supervise other members. It provides tips on how unionized supervisors can carry out their duties and discusses how locals can ensure that tensions between supervisors and those supervised don’t get in the way of the local union’s activities.
October 19 - 20, 2018 | CUPE Kelowna Area Office, Kelowna, British Columbia | English | $40
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.
October 25 - 26, 2018 | Sprott Shaw College, Victoria, British Columbia | 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.
October 25 - 26, 2018 | Fraser Lake Learning Centre, Fraser Lake, British Columbia | English | $20
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.
Oct 25, 2018 | CUPE Cranbrook Area Office, Cranbrook, British Columbia | English
In this workshop, the local executive:
• analyzes their contract and identifies gaps;
• learns about the Collective Agreement Information System (CAIS) and the importance of using clear language.

NOTE: This workshop is for the local executive.
October 26 - 27, 2018 | CUPE Local 338, Kelowna, British Columbia | 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.
November 1 - 3, 2018 | Hollywood Road Education Services, Kelowna, British Columbia | English
This workshop will help you plan for your retirement.
November 1 - 3, 2018 | CUPE Local 23 Office, Burnaby, British Columbia | English
This workshop will help you plan for your retirement.
November 7 - 9, 2018 | WC Blair Recreation Centre, Langley, British Columbia | English | $30
This workshop will help you plan for your retirement.
November 21 - 23, 2018 | CUPE Local 402, Surrey, British Columbia | English
This workshop will help you plan for your retirement.
November 26 - 27, 2018 | CUPE Kelowna Area Office, Kelowna, British Columbia | English | $40
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.
December 6 - 8, 2018 | CUPE Local 23 Office, Burnaby, British Columbia | English | $50
This workshop will help you plan for your retirement.
March 7 - 9, 2019 | Penticton Trade and Convention Centre, Penticton, British Columbia | English
This workshop will help you plan for your retirement.

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