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Oct
19
Light the Night Walk Vancouver
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Vancouver’s Light the Night Walk takes place on Saturday, October 13 at Stanley Park. Light The Night honours and celebrates cancer survivors. It is a moving and beautiful event that serves as a memorial to those facing a loss and gives hope and healing to those still fighting. To learn more about this event click here.

Date:
Saturday, October 19, 2019
Time:
5PM
Location:
Lumberman’s Arch, Stanley Park, Vancouver
Oct
23
Course: Unions and the Indigenous Truth and Reconciliation Process
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This course will examine the history and nature of Aboriginal land claims, the inter-generational impact of the residential school system, the work of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, and an overview of current Aboriginal issues. The relevance of these issues to the labour movement will be examined and groups will brainstorm ways in which tools such as collective bargaining, contract administration, and political campaigns can be used to advance the goals of the Commission. Click here to learn more.

Dates:
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 to Thursday, October 24, 2019
Time(s):
9:30am-4:00pm
Location:
Vancouver and District Labour Council
Oct
28
Course: Promotions – How to Negotiate Language and Win Non-Selection Grievances
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Hosted by the Vancouver and District Labour Council. This course will help you apply your promotional  language to workplace promotions through your collective agreement.  It will also work through a case study on a non-selection grievance to learn how to make your case for one or more grievors who didn’t get the job. Click here to learn more.

Date:
Monday, October 28, 2019
Time:
9:30 am to 4:00 pm
Location:
Maritime Labour Centre, 111 Victoria Drive
Nov
01
Course: Workplace Bullying and Harassment
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Workplace bullying and harassment is an occupational hazard and therefore all sections of the Workers Compensation Act that protect workers from exposure to hazards are applicable. This course will help Joint Occupational Health & Safety Committees understand their role in taking reasonable steps to eliminate or minimize workplace bullying and harassment. Click here to learn more.

Dates:
Friday, November 1, 2019 to Wednesday, December 11, 2019
Location:
Vancouver & New Westminster
Nov
05
Veterans’ Week
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Today’s Canadian Armed Forces continue to protect the freedom we enjoy, as did hundreds of thousands of brave Canadians in uniform since the First World War. Every November, from the 5th to the 11th, we remember their service and sacrifice. Click here to find out more.

Dates:
Tuesday, November 5, 2019 to Monday, November 11, 2019
Time(s):
All Day
Location:
Canada