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TUC Organising Academy Diploma in Organising
The TUC Organising Academy DIPLOMA IN ORGANISING is a 20-day course delivered across five, four day modules and is aimed at union officers who are currently or likely in the near future to be carrying out an organising role within their union. The Programme covers the following modules; • Essential skills for organising • Research for organising • Campaigning 1 – strategy and tactics • Campaigning 2 – planning and communications...
09 November 2015 to 16 June 2016
LGBT History Month 2016
Here is a list of trade union events for LGBT History Month.   Date and time Organised by Title, address Contact 2 February, 7-9pm Musicians Union We need to talk about LGBT Venues – Vauxhall Tavern London SW9 Free tickets from:   6 February, 3pm...
01 February 2016 to 29 February 2016
Heartunions week
From the 8 to 14 February, unions and the TUC will be running a special week of activities throughout England and Wales to showcase the amazing work unions do and build awareness of the trade union bill. Loads of events are being planned for the week. On Tuesday the 9th, the TUC we’ll be hosting the biggest ever workplace meeting, linking branches across the country to highlight the vital work unions do in workplaces of all types. On Thursday the 11th...
08 February 2016 to 14 February 2016
♥️UNIONS activity - 8th to 14th February
UNIONS - FOR EVERYONE’S WORKING LIFE This government is determined to shift the balance of power in the workplace in favour of employers and get the Trade Union Bill through Parliament with as little scrutiny as possible. We must not let them get away with it. Campaign with us to grow trade union membership in response to the Government’s Trade Union Bill. Join unions during ♥unions week on Thursday 11th February at the Monument in Newcastle from 12.00 noon to...
08 February 2016 to 13 February 2016
Northern TUC Health and Safety Seminar – Tuesday 9th February
Trade Union Bill; HSE Update; Dying to Work; Asbestos in Schools This seminar has been organised to coincide with the TUC’s heartunions week of action which aims to focus on the values of trade unions in a modern economy. We will discuss why the Trade Union Bill will be counter productive for trade union reps and celebrate the contribution trade unions make in the world of work. In addition there will be updates from the HSE and the Dying to Work and Asbestos in Schools Campaigns....
09 February 2016
Heart Unions: Big Meeting 'Open meetings'
The following workplaces have offered to open their workplace meetings to other union members and members of the public who do not have access to the Big Workplace MEeting and would like to participate with fellow union colleagues   PCS Midlands New Oxford House, 16 Waterloo Street, Birmingham, B2 5UG. Redditch fire station Birmingham Road, Redditch, Worcestershire, B97 6EL Evesham fire station Merstow Green, Evesham, Worcestershire, WR11 4DB...
09 February 2016
The Trade Union Bill and beyond – fighting the anti-union laws
Campaign for Trade Union Freedom and Institute of Employment Rights spring rally – supporting the TUC Heart Unions week 8-14 February. This event which will provide an opportunity for the union movement to come together to debate and discuss opposition to the bill.   Speakers include TUC Assistant general secretary Paul Nowak
11 February 2016
Unionlearn Regional Conference - Celebration of Learning
A celebration of the work union’s promoting learning and skills in the workplace, with Union Learning Reps in the region. There will be keynote speakers and an opportunity to network. There will also be updates and briefings on: - Devolution & Skills - Productivity & Skills - New Ways of Learning - Mental Health - Social Media  
12 February 2016
Bite Size Briefing: Managing substance misuse in the workplace
Substance misuse across the North East continues to have major impact to physical / mental health and general wellbeing within society and the workplace. Substance misuse and addiction can have serious consequences to individuals, their families, friends, employers and work colleagues. More than ever national and local companies are imposing substance misuse testing on their own employees as well as their contractors. This interactive session is designed to help reps better understand the...
22 February 2016
TUC and IDR Pay Bargaining 2016 Conference
What are the prospects for pay bargaining under the new government? Is public sector pay policy sustainable for another five years? How will the minimum wage supplement affect low-paid workers? These issues, and many more that negotiators need to be on top of as they prepare to bargain for better pay and conditions for members under the first Conservative majority government for nearly 20 years, will be tackled at Pay Bargaining 2016. The TUC's annual pay conference,...
25 February 2016