Upcoming Classes

All fall 2020 institutes will be held online through three different formats: Virtual Classroom, Self-Paced Institute and Blended Institute. 

Registrants will receive a tutorial prior to the class start date addressing online learning best practices and how to easily navigate their online institute. Additionally, School for Workers faculty and staff will be available throughout your institute to help and ensure your success!

Click here for the Fall 2020 Program Guide.

The Virtual Classroom is a live online institute that utilizes a virtual classroom platform to facilitate learning, discussion and activities in real-time among faculty and participants

The Self-Paced Institute is an online institute utilizing class materials, short videos, activities and student discussion boards in one-week modules. Participants can access the course whenever it fits their schedule and do not have to be online at any specific time

 

The Blended Institute is an online institute that blends self-paced learning activities with live virtual classroom discussion

Upcoming Classes

  • Essentials of Union Leadership

    What should every union leader know in order to provide leadership today and guide your organization into the future? This institute will help you prepare ...

  • Intro to Workers’ Compensation

    Students will participate in a live presentation and discussion on the basics of the Wisconsin Workers’ Compensation law. This will include a brief discussion on ...

  • Advanced Workers’ Compensation

    Workers’ Compensation appears straightforward but presents many nuances when applied to specific cases. Students will progress to learn how to become a workers’ advocate for ...

  • Production Standards and Unions

    This three-week self-paced introduction explores the genesis of production standards, the scientific management theory of Fredrick Taylor, the fundamentals for setting production standards and characteristics ...

  • Introduction to U.S. Labor and Employment Law

    Explore the history and context that created the current system of labor and employment law in the United States. Focusing primarily on the National Labor ...

  • Preparing for Bargaining

    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 ...

  • At the Table: The Negotiations Process

    Your union has done its planning and preparation, and now it is time to negotiate. What does this look like?  This institute will educate you ...

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