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? […]

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 […]

CANCELLED – Negotiating Reasonable Adjustments webinar

24 September 2020 2:00pm–3:30pm

This is an interactive session which will explain everything you need to know about reasonable adjustments for disabled workers, ways of negotiating with management and how a disability passport could work for your members. We’ll also look at UNISON’s recent report on disabled members who have worked form home during Covid-19 and what their needs […]

NHS Pension Scheme webinar

16 September 2020 2:00pm–3:30pm

Tune in for an update on the NHS Pensions Scheme after the McCloud and Flowers decisions. When the 2015 NHS Pension Scheme was introduced everyone moved into the new scheme except for people who were closer to retirement and had “transitional protections.” Subsequent court rulings have found that these protections have been deemed discriminatory against […]

New stewards – online course

20 April – 12 June 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 course will take 30 hours to complete and you are […]

Union Learning Representatives Two online

26 March – 31 May 2020

This online course is for union learning reps (ULRs) who have some experience and/or have completed the Union Learning Reps 1 course (certificate or online). It will build on your existing ULR skills. What is this course for? The course will help you: Address your own development needs as a ULR, Work with partners, employers […]

Health and Safety Representatives One – online course

26 March – 31 May 2020

TUC Education’s new Health and Safety Representatives One online is the core course for all safety reps. Gain knowledge and skills that will enable you to be an effective workplace health and safety rep. What is the course about? The course will help you: Organise for health & safety, Negotiate with employers to improve workplace […]

Union Learning Representatives One online

26 March – 31 May 2020

TUC Education’s new Union Learning Representatives One online  is for newly appointed union learning reps (ULRs) and experienced learning reps who would like a refresher. This course will introduce you to the role the ULR, and the essential tools and knowledge needed to be an effective one. What is this course for? The course will […]

Health & Safety Reps – 10, 11, 12 & 26, 27 February 2020

10 – 27 February 2020

UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY

Application Form updated October 2018 (2) Outcome

New Stewards 11, 12, 13 & 25, 26 February 2020

11 – 26 February 2020

UNISON Eastern, Higdon House, Kempson Way, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP32 7AR

Application Form updated October 2018 (2) Outcome

CANCELLED Law – Unfair Dismissals 21 February 2020 – Chelmsford

21 February 2020 9:30am–4:30pm

UNISON Eastern, Church Lane House, Church Lane, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 1NH

Application Form updated October 2018 (2) Outcome

Law – Race & Sex Discrimination 18 February 2020 – Chelmsford

18 February 2020 9:30am–4:30pm

UNISON Eastern, Church Lane House, Church Lane, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 1NH

Outcome

CANCELLED – Law – Disability Discrimination 7 February 2020 – Chelmsford

7 February 2020 12:00am–4:30pm

UNISON Eastern, Church Lane House, Church Lane, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 1NH

Application Form updated October 2018 (2) Outcome

CANCELLED Law – Introduction to Contracts of Employment – 20 February 2020, Chelmsford

20 February – 20 January 2020

UNISON Eastern, Church Lane House, Church Lane, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 1NH

Outcome

Health and Safety Representative Course – 4, 5, 6 & 18, 19 December 2019 – Norwich Professional Development Centre

4 – 19 December 2019

Norwich Professional Development Centre, 144 Woodside Road, Norwich, NR7 9QL

Application Form updated October 2018 (2) Outcome