Handling the Early Stages of Fitness to Practice Cases in Branches webinar

28 September 2020 2:00pm–3:15pm

UNISON provides representation and advice at all stages of the fitness to practice investigatory process including at interim, substantive and review hearings, so it’s important branches know what they are required to do at the very early stages of a member’s referral to a professional body. Our speakers will discuss what branches need to know […]

Organising stewards (eight-week course from 12/10)

12 October 2020

This course is for all new UNISON stewards. It introduces the role, details responsibilities and gives information about support and resources available. Who is the course for? This course is for all new Unison stewards and workplace reps. How long is the course? You will be expected to spend roughly four hours per week on […]

ERA Recertification (two-week course from 13/10)

13 October 2020

Every five years UNISON expects our reps to participate in a course to learn about the new requirements, processes, legal changes and organising initiatives from across the union. Why take it? This is an opportunity for you to step outside of your current practice and reflect on what works for you as a UNISON rep […]

An introduction to the Local Government Pension Scheme webinar

13 October 2020 2:00pm–3:30pm

Join us to find out: How is my pension calculated; What will be the effect of the £95,000 cap on severance payments; What is the McCloud judgement? Who does it cover and how might it affect the pension of those covered when they leave/retire? How might the LGPS change and what are the future threats? […]

Organising for Health & Safety (six-week course from 16/10)

16 October 2020

We are now in a position to offer our organising H&S reps training online via webinar based tutorial sessions. The tutorials are delivered by experienced TUC tutors, over a live web based platform. To support your progress you will be assigned a mentor from either your region or your branch. The course is 30 hours […]

Disability Live!

19 – 24 October 2020

Just because we can’t meet in person, doesn’t mean democracy has to stop. UNISON’s Disabled members have organised a week-long programme of virtual events in place of their normal conference. What’s on? There’s an exciting schedule covering a range of topics: Keynote session on learning from the impact of Covid 19 on disabled people, The […]

Organising for Health & Safety (six-week course from 3/11)

3 November 2020

We are now in a position to offer our organising H&S reps training online via webinar based tutorial sessions. The tutorials are delivered by experienced TUC tutors, over a live web based platform. To support your progress you will be assigned a mentor from either your region or your branch. The course is 30 hours […]

Organising stewards (six-week course from 4/11)

4 November 2020

This course is for all new UNISON stewards. It introduces the role, details responsibilities and gives information about support and resources available. Who is the course for? This course is for all new UNISON stewards and workplace reps. How long is the course? This is a compressed course so you’ll be expected to do five […]

ERA Recertification (four-week course from 6/11)

6 November 2020

Every five years UNISON expects our reps to participate in a course to learn about the new requirements, processes, legal changes and organising initiatives from across the union. Why take it? This is an opportunity for you to step outside of your current practice and reflect on what works for you as a UNISON rep […]

LGBT+ Live!

13 – 15 November 2020

Just because we can’t meet in person, doesn’t mean democracy has to stop. UNISON’s LGBT+ members have organised a weekend of virtual events in place of their normal conference. How do I sign up? LGBT+ Live! events are only open to disabled members of UNISON. We want to make it as accessible as possible, so […]