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Steward Series

February 9, 2020
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9:00 am to 4:30 pm
PSAC Victoria Office 210 - 1497 Admirals Road, Victoria, BC (Map)
Sign-up Deadline: 
January 31, 2020

Facilitator: James Little

Steward Series of Courses

Are you interested in helping out in the local and possibly being a Steward? Are you curious about what Stewards do other than filing grievances? Are you already a Steward and want some or some more training? Then these are the courses for you! The Stewards Series provides training and information on all aspects of the work that Local Stewards do and contribute to helping a Local Executive and Local members. This course contains two 3-hour workshops:

Role of the Steward | Learning Objectives

By the end of this module, participants will be able to:

  • Determine what the role of a shop steward is and is not
  • List the legal protections and rights that shop stewards have
  • Understand where shop stewards fit, structurally, in our union
  • Identify in what ways a shop steward can help build a strong worksite

Steward as Problem Solver | Learning Objectives

  • Explore conflict resolution tips that can be used in the workplace.
  • Practice holding meetings, interviewing complainants and documenting important facts.
  • Brainstorm ways to deal with workplace problems outside the grievance procedure.

Sunday 9:00AM to 4:30PM