Preparing for Bargaining | Residential institute

What are the things your union needs to accomplish before you sit down to negotiate with your employer? This institute will guide you through the steps of preparing for collective bargaining in a way that …

Time Study | Residential institute

Participants gain knowledge of the various systems used to establish a fair day’s work and incentive production standards. Instruction covers the theories, assumptions, and applications of stopwatch time study, including conducting stopwatch time studies, the …

Advanced Worker’s Compensation | Residential institute

Improve your skills in representing injured workers with an in-depth examination of filing claims and representing workers before administrative law judges at the Department of Workforce Development. This institute is intended for representatives with a …

Intro to Worker’s Compensation | Residential institute

This institute is intended to provide the basics of the Wisconsin State Worker’s Compensation Law. Participants will hear from faculty, representatives of the Department of Workforce Development, and attorneys specializing in representing workers. You will …

Internal Organizing | Residential institute

A residential institute  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. …

Grievance Arbitration | Residential institute

A residential institute  Develop the tools and knowledge to be an effective union rep during the grievance and arbitration processes. This institute will prepare students to investigate, write, and present grievances, plus draft and present …

Labor and Employment Law | Residential institute

A residential institute A critical look at the current state of public and private sector labor laws, workers’ rights under the laws, and participant exercises to prepare for worker-initiated enforcement. Topics include: National Labor Relations …

Financial Officer Training | Residential institute

A residential institute  Designed specifically for union financial officers including new treasurers, financial secretaries, trustees, and other union officers, the program covers regulations from the U.S. Department of Labor as well as record-keeping best practices …