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January 31 - February 1, 2019 | Local 905, Newmarket, Ontario | English | $20
Stewarding Workshop
February 1 - 2, 2019 | Local 2380, Barrie, Ontario | 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.
Feb 1, 2019 | Local 5167, Hamilton, Ontario | English | $10
Why do I have to take notes? What kind of notes should I take? Are my notes private? Learn answers to important questions like these, and practice notetaking.
Feb 2, 2019 | Local 5167, Hamilton, Ontario | English | $20
Representing Members in Front of Management & Handling Grievances
Feb 2, 2019 | Local 4891, Toronto, Ontario | English
Labour Law
Feb 4, 2019 | Niagara Area Office, St. Catharines, Ontario | English
Cannabis legalization puts Canada on the cutting edge in both the medicinal and recreational use of this remarkable product. However this is likely to result in a learning curve in the workplace. The issues that will arise will in some ways analogous to the issues surrounding the medical use of cannabis, which we have dealt with since it was mandated by the Supreme Court. However there will also be new issues regarding impairment that will be new and challenging. This presentation will seek to address such issues.

February 5 - 6, 2019 | CUPE Sudbury Area Office, Sudbury, Ontario | English | $20 (Member) | $30 (Non-member)
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.
Feb 5, 2019 | Barrie Area Office, Barrie, Ontario | English
Conflict Skills for Stewards & Representing Members in Front of Management
February 6 - 7, 2019 | Local 1263, Welland, Ontario | English | $75 (Member) | $90 (Non-member)
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.
Feb 6, 2019 | Niagara Area Office, St. Catharines, Ontario | English
At the Table & Note Taking for Bargaining
February 7 - 8, 2019 | CUPE Local 905, Newmarket, Ontario | English | $20
Bargaining Training
February 7 - 8, 2019 | CUPE Sault Ste Marie Area Office, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario | English | $20 (Member) | $25 (Non-member)
This workshop is about following rules of order when chairing union meetings. Learn about the role of the chair and the different elements (motions, amendments, points of order, etc.). Get a change to put the learning into practice.
February 8 - 9, 2019 | CUPE Local 4000, Ottawa, Ontario | English | $20
Intro to Stewarding + What Stewards Need to Know About Bargaining + Representing Members in Front of Management + Duty of Fair Representation
February 11 - 15, 2019 | Windsor Area Office, Windsor, Ontario | English | $150 (Member) | $175 (Non-member)
Examination of various aspects of labour law including an overview of the Labour Relations Act. Discipline and Discharge, Last Chance Agreements and will include a section on e-mails, blogging and Facebook. We will also explore some contract interpretation issues such as estoppel, past practice, work of the bargaining unit and types of job promotion languages. Please bring your collective agreement with you. Please note: Introduction to Stewarding is a pre-requisite for the Labour Law workshop.
February 12 - 13, 2019 | Kingston, Ontario | 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.

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