Become a rep or develop your skills with Unite training in 2020

Unite Scotland’s education team are running the rest of the education courses this year online on Zoom. This is a great opportunity for those interested in become

  • workplace reps
  • health and safety reps
  • specialised roles, such as equality reps or union learning reps.

We are also looking into running a health and safety reps course specifically for our branch. Comment below if you’re interested in this.

Certificate courses are accredited by Fife College, so you will come away with a recognised qualification on completion!

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Union rep training for 2019 – dates so far

Unite have announced some rep training courses for next year. We’ve listed the closest ones below – all are held at the Edinburgh office on 22 York Place unless otherwise noted.

You can now book your training courses on the Unite website.

Workplace reps

1 – 28 January to 1 February or 3 to 7 June
2 – 18 to 22 March
3 – 13 to 17 May
4 – 3 to 7 June in Glasgow

There’s no corresponding module 2 for the module 1 in June announced yet.

Health and safety reps

1 – 25 February to 1 March
2 – 29 April to 3 May
3 – 17 to 21 June
4 – 24 to 28 June in Glasgow

Pensions

1 – 20 to 24 May in Glasgow
2 – 12 to 16 November in Glasgow

Union learning reps

1 – 4 to 8 February in Glasgow
2 – 1 to 5 April in Glasgow

Others

Mental health awareness – 21 and 22 May in Glasgow

Branch officials course – 10 to 14 June

Equality and diversity – 4 to 8 March in Glasgow