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Union Learning Reps Parts 1 & 2

These courses are aimed at all CWU ULRs. Both courses will have to be completed by students in a single academic year (i.e. 1st August to 31st July).

Part 1

This is the first part of our essential course for all CWU Union Learning Representatives and is of 5 days duration.

During the five day programme you will receive a thorough grounding in:

  • Your role as a CWU union learning representative
  • Your skills as a CWU ULR
  • The role of trade unions in learning
  • Barriers to Learning
  • Communication skills
  • Writing it Down
  • Analysing learning needs
  • Mapping learning needs
  • Interview skills
  • Planning a learning campaign

This course is designed to ensure that everyone gets the chance to participate fully through working in small groups, taking part in group discussions, role play and practical exercises. You do not need to have any qualifications or previous experience to attend this course.

RELEASE

ULRs have a legal right to attend training courses. Please note that this course attracts PAID RELEASE from BT, Openreach, Parcelforce, Post Office Limited, ROMEC, O2 and Royal Mail Group.

 

Part 2

This the second part of our essential course for all CWU Union Learning Representatives and is of 5 days duration.

During the five day programme you will receive a thorough grounding in:

  • Negotiating for Learning
  • Analysing Workplace Learning Needs
  • Meeting Skills
  • Meeting the Learning Needs of your members
  • Campaigning Skills
  • Planning a learning Strategy
  • Learning and Organising

This course is designed to ensure that everyone gets the chance to participate fully through working in small groups, taking part in group discussions, role play and practical exercises. You do not need to have any qualifications or previous experience to attend this course.

RELEASE

ULRs have a legal right to attend training courses. Please note that this course attracts PAID RELEASE from BT, Openreach, Parcelforce, Post Office Limited, ROMEC, O2 and Royal Mail Group.

DATES

The following Residential ULR course is currently scheduled to take place at the CWU Education and Training Centre at Alvescot Lodge.

  • Part 1: 9 – 13 September 2019