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Events related to Education

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Month:
Sep
01
Occupational Health & Safety Part 1
Details:

This introductory or ‘fundamentals’ Occupational Health and Safety course will introduce new committee members to the basic principles of workplace health and safety. This course also serves as a great ‘Back to Basics’ course for those OH&S Committee members who desire refresher training. To learn more and to register click here.

Date:
Sunday, September 1, 2019
Time:
Multiple dates & times, please check website.
Location:
BC Federation of Labour, 200 - 5118 Joyce Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, V5R 4H1
Oct
17
Donna Sheaves Memorial Scholarship
Details:

The Canadian Union of Public Employees Union, Local 402, has established, through the BC Federation of Labour, the “Donna Sheaves Memorial Scholarship” for a union woman to attend the “Women in Leadership” course at the Canadian Labour Congress Harrison Winter School. The scholarship will cover the costs of tuition, shared accommodation and meals for this event. The scholarship does not include wage loss.

Scholarship application information here.

For more information on the Women in Leadership course, visit the CLC website.

Date:
Thursday, October 17, 2019
Location:
Canadian Labour Congress Harrison Winter School
Nov
16
Course: Charter Rights in the Workplace
Details:

Hosted by the Vancouver and District Labour Council. This course provides an overview of Charter Rights, key decisions for unions, and how these cases can be used to advance our collective interests. Click here to learn more.

Date:
Saturday, November 16, 2019
Time:
9:30 am to 4:00 pm
Location:
Maritime Labour Centre, 111 Victoria Drive
Nov
18
Course: BC Labour Code
Details:

Hosted by the Vancouver and District Labour Council. This course is designed for union staff reps, officers, and senior stewards who need to understand the BC Labour Code and its application. It will provide an overview of important sections of the code and the regulations, interpretations, and rulings that you need to know to be strategic and effective. Click here to learn more.

Date:
Monday, November 18, 2019
Time:
9:30 am to 4:00 pm
Location:
Maritime Labour Centre, 111 Victoria Drive
Nov
19
Course: Canada Labour Code – Part 2
Details:

Hosted by the Vancouver and District Labour Council. This new course is designed to provide an understanding of key aspects of the code and its application to the unions and employers covered by federal labour law. The most important sections will be reviewed, along with interpretations and key rulings that illustrate the application of the code. For more information, click here.

Date:
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Time:
9:30 am to 4:00 pm
Location:
Maritime Labour Centre, 111 Victoria Drive