Steward Training

This two-day steward training class will sharpen your skills and boost your effectiveness as a leader – enabling you to enforce your contract, represent your members, and build a more powerful organization in your workplace. …

Labor History through Film

Discussion led by: Professor David Nack Films to be screened include: The Bay View Massacre Fist Full of Lightening Can’t Take No More Eye of the Storm Divided We Fall (Wisconsin Uprising 2011 excerpted) Global …

Financial Officer Training | Jan 16–17

Designed specifically for union financial officers, including new treasurers, financial secretaries, trustees, and other union officers, this program covers regulations from the U.S. Department of Labor as well as recordkeeping best practices to help you …

Grievance Arbitration | Mar 16–19

Effectively resolving disputes—including utilizing the contractual grievance and arbitration process—is vital for union representatives, stewards, and members. In this class, participants will examine the tools and skills needed to investigate and resolve grievances in different …

Essentials of Leadership | Mar 30–Apr 1

How can you become a more effective leader for your organization? This educational program is applicable to leaders of any social justice, community-based, or nonprofit organization, and will involve real work (you will do actual …

Internal Organizing | Apr 13–15

This is a crucial educational program for any union—especially those seeking to adapt to “open shop” or “Right to Work.” Reinvigorate your union with successful strategies and fundamental principles for membership engagement. Learn how to …

Internal Organizing | Community Class Nov 9

Reinvigorate your union with successful strategies and fundamental principles for membership engagement. Change the “What’s the union done for me lately?” mindset into a more comprehensive sense of collective strength. This class is hosted by …

Union Steward’s Training | Oct 16, 23, & 30

In three Wednesday night sessions, you will sharpen and deepen your stewardship skills and improve your effectiveness as a leader. Class topics will include: The role of a union steward Using the contract to represent …