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Jul
29
Butcher Pre-Apprenticeship Program: Applied Theory for Trade Certification
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UFCW Canada’s Butcher Pre-Apprenticeship Program is a free online course for those interested in beginning a career in meat-cutting.

Students will learn about the important professional skills that will keep you safe on the job in an industry where attention to detail is a must. The retail landscape is a highly competitive market, so knowing tricks-of-the-(merchandising)-trade, coupled with the fundamentals of pricing, will make you a lucrative candidate in any meat department.

Intimate knowledge of your product as a retail meat specialist allows you to bring expert insight into your department’s offerings and gives you an edge when relaying important information to customers.

Learn more about the Butcher Pre-Apprenticeship Program at UFCW Canada WebCampus

Learn about free education opportunities on our UFCW 1518 Education Portal

Dates:
Wednesday, July 29, 2020 to Thursday, July 29, 2021
Location:
Online
Jul
29
Vancouver Pride Anti-Racism Workshop Series: Examining White Supremacy and Settler Colonialism in Jewish Communities with Ellis Furman
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UFCW 1518 is proud to partner with Vancouver Pride’s Anti-Racism Workshop Series, BIPOC-led workshops that will teach attendants what it means to be anti-racist.

Examining White Supremacy and Settler Colonialism in Jewish Communities with Ellis Furman

This workshop will attempt to explain some of the complexities of how white supremacy fits into current conversations related to Israel, Palestine, Judiasm, zionism, and anti-semitism. Facilitated by Ellis Furman.

Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/examining-white-supremacy-and-settler-colonialism-in-jewish-communities-tickets-113391838040

Date:
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Time:
10 am
Location:
Online
Jul
30
Vancouver Pride Anti-Racism Workshop Series: Black Queer History in Canada with Euphony Equity and Inclusion Works
Details:

UFCW 1518 is proud to sponsor Vancouver Pride’s Anti-Racism Workshop Series, BIPOC-led workshops that will teach attendants what it means to be anti-racist.

Black Queer History in Canada with Euphony Equity and Inclusion Works

Facilitated by Naomi Grace. Details coming soon.

Date:
Thursday, July 30, 2020
Time:
12 pm
Location:
Online
Jul
30
Feminist Summer School: Challenging Anti-Blackness
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In this workshop, organized by Platform, we will learn about anti-Blackness, its historical roots, and how it impacts Black women and trans people through an intersectional lens. We will also learn about how we can challenge anti-Blackness in our day-to-day lives.

This workshop is bilingual.

This workshop will be presented by Leila Moumouni – Tchouassi.

This event is co-hosted with Girls’ Action Foundation.

To register click here

Date:
Thursday, July 30, 2020
Time:
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. PDT
Location:
Canada
Aug
04
Feminist Summer School: Indigenous Solidarity
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In this workshop we will learn about how we can stand in solidarity with Indigenous peoples and challenge colonialism.

This workshop will be presented by a member of the Shanese Steele.

Learn more at The Platform’s Feminist Summer School

Date:
Tuesday, August 4, 2020
Time:
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. PDT
Location:
Canada