Education

Below is the list of CUPE Workshops for 2019. To register please contact Theresa or Susan.  Members must work in the city the workshop is being held to participate.

 

Health and Safety – An Introduction
February 9 – 10, 2019 | CUPE Corner Brook Area Office, Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador | English
This course serves as an introduction into the world of health and safety and explores different basic concepts such as:
• Identification of hazards;
• Hierarchy of controls;
• The basic role of health and safety committees;
• Basics on the right to refuse.

Financial Officers and Essentials
February 9 – 10, 2019 | CUPE St. John’s Area Office, St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador | English
LET – Financial Officers and Essentials Workshop

Steward Learning Series
February 23 – 24, 2019 | CUPE St. John’s Area Office, St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador | English
Before you start the Steward Learning series, you must complete the Introduction to Stewarding (9 hour) workshop. After that, you can start taking modules in the Steward Learning Series. All the modules are 3 hours. Please remember to bring your Stewarding handbook and Steward Learning passport.

Steward Learning Series Workshop
March 2 – 3, 2019 | Mount Peyton Hotel, Grand Falls-Windsor, Newfoundland and Labrador | English
Before you start the Steward Learning series, you must complete the Introduction to Stewarding (9 hour) workshop. After that, you can start taking modules in the Steward Learning Series. All the modules are 3 hours. Please remember to bring your Stewarding handbook and Steward Learning passport.

Cancelled: Steward Learning Series
March 9 – 10, 2019 | CUPE St. John’s Area Office, St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador | English
Before you start the Steward Learning series, you must complete the Introduction to Stewarding (9 hour) workshop. After that, you can start taking modules in the Steward Learning Series. All the modules are 3 hours. Please remember to bring your Stewarding handbook and Steward Learning passport.

Cancelled: Steward Learning Series
March 30 – 31, 2019 | CUPE St. John’s Area Office, St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador | English
Before you start the Steward Learning series, you must complete the Introduction to Stewarding (9 hour) workshop. After that, you can start taking modules in the Steward Learning Series. All the modules are 3 hours. Please remember to bring your Stewarding handbook and Steward Learning passport

Cancelled: Health and Safety – An Introduction
April 13 – 14, 2019 | CUPE St. John’s Area Office, St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador | English
This course serves as an introduction into the world of health and safety and explores different basic concepts such as:
• Identification of hazards;
• Hierarchy of controls;
• The basic role of health and safety committees;
• Basics on the right to refuse.

Cancelled: Using our Power at Election Time
May 4, 2019 | CUPE St. John’s Area Office, St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador | English
Schoolboard, municipal, provincial or federal election coming up? The outcome of elections affects workers, public services and equality rights.This workshop provides a chance to explore current election issues, how to get involved, to support candidates and to have an impact on the outcome of an election.

Cancelled: Using our Power at Election Time
May 4, 2019 | CUPE Corner Brook Area Office, Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador | English
Schoolboard, municipal, provincial or federal election coming up? The outcome of elections affects workers, public services and equality rights.This workshop provides a chance to explore current election issues, how to get involved, to support candidates and to have an impact on the outcome of an election.

Cancelled: Health and Safety Series
May 18 – 19, 2019 | CUPE St. John’s Area Office, St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador | English

These series of workshops are designed to provide health and safety basics and develop core skills, support participants to think about the different ways health and safety connects to human rights in our union and our community, and to deal with specific workplace hazards and methods for removing them from the workplace.

Steward Learning Series
June 8 – 9, 2019 | CUPE St. John’s Area Office, St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador | English
Before you start the Steward Learning series, you must complete the Introduction to Stewarding (9 hour) workshop. After that, you can start taking modules in the Steward Learning Series. All the modules are 3 hours. Please remember to bring your Stewarding handbook and Steward Learning passport.

Steward Learning Series
June 22 – 23, 2019 | CUPE Corner Brook Area Office, Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador | English
Before you start the Steward Learning series, you must complete the Introduction to Stewarding (9 hour) workshop. After that, you can start taking modules in the Steward Learning Series. All the modules are 3 hours. Please remember to bring your Stewarding handbook and Steward Learning passport.