Training for Stewards

TRAINING FOR STEWARDS

THE ORGANISING STEWARD REGIONAL COURSES 2024

These 5 day regional courses are for untrained stewards who require training in their role and to gain ERA accreditation and are available online or face to face.

Online courses are delivered in 5 ‘live’ fully tutor led course sessions via ‘Google Classrooms’. Please read the Regional Online Stewards Course Information Sheet below for full details

Face to Face courses will run from 9.30 am to 4.30 pm each day – delegates MUST attend all 5 days

26, 27, 28 February and 4, 5, March 2024
Location: Online
Course code: 0003
Closing date: PLACES STILL AVAILABLE
Course fees to branches: £50

11, 12, 13, 18, 19 March 2024
NOW CANCELLED DUE TO LOW APPLICANTS
Location: LEICESTER
Course code: 0007
Closing date: 12 Feb 24
Course fees to branches: £125

10, 16 April and 1, 9, 16, 28 May 2024
This course is specifically for untrained stewards working in schools
Location:  Online and in-person
(in-person sessions are on 1 & 28 May)
Course code: 0069
Closing date: 25 March 24
Course fees to branches: £50
Please apply as detailed below
Email LMD@unison.co.uk if you require further details

18, 25 April and 2, 9, 16 May 2024
Location:  Online
Course code: 0004
Closing date: 21 March 24
Course fees to branches: £50

22, 23, 24 April and 29, 30 April 2024
Location: NOTTINGHAM
Course code: 0008
Closing date: 25 Mar 24
Course fees to branches: £125

13, 14, 15, 16 & 17 May 2024
Location: KETTERING
Course code: 0060
Closing date: 15 April
Course fees to branches: £125

20, 21, 22, 23, 24 May 2024
Location: LINCOLN
Course code: 0009
Closing date: 22 Apr 24
Course fees to branches: £125

1, 2, 3, 8, 9 July 2024
Location: Online
Course code: 0005
Closing date: 03 June 24
Course fees to branches: £50

8, 9, 10, 15, 16 July 2024
Location: DERBY
Course code: 0010
Closing date: 10 June 24
Course fees to branches: £125

23, 24, 25, 30 September and 1 October 2024
Location: LEICESTER
Course code: 0011
Closing date: 26 Aug 24
Course fees to branches: £125

5, 12, 19, 26 November and 3 December
Location: Online
Course code: 0006
Closing date: 08 Oct 24
Course fees to branches: £50

11, 12, 13, 14, 15 November 2024
Location: NOTTINGHAM
Course code: 0012
Closing date: 14 Oct 24
Course fees to branches: £125

Regional Online Course Information Sheet 2024

Workplace Reps Course Guidance for Applicants 2024

Workplace Reps Course Guidance for Branches 2024

How to apply
Please read the Guidance notes for Applicants above and complete the application form below and return to LMD@unison.co.uk

Course places will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.  Provided the course still has places available, your course place will be confirmed on receipt of your application

Important: Your course place will however be subject to your branch approving your attendance on the course and your offer of a place will be withdrawn if the branch refuse approval

Activist Course Application Form 2024

Please use the Application for Time Off to help secure facility time to enable you to undertake this training (this form is to be retained by yourself and your branch).

Application for Time off Form

 

NATIONAL ORGANISING STEWARD COURSES 2024

National Organising Steward courses are for stewards requiring training in their role and ERA accreditation.  These courses are mainly self-guided, with participants accessing the course via an online platform on days/times to suit them within the course start and end dates.  There are however 3 fixed online tutorial dates per course.

Please use the links below to apply for national courses in 2024

Course fee to branches: £50 per learner

22 January to 1 March 2024
Closing date for applications: 8 January 2024
Click here for full details and to apply https://learning.unison.org.uk/events/online-stewards-spring-2024/

3 June to 12 July 2024
Closing date for applications: 20 May 2024
Click here for full details and to apply https://learning.unison.org.uk/events/online-stewards-summer-2024/

9 September to 18 October 2024
Closing date for applications: 26 August 2024
Click here for full details and to apply https://learning.unison.org.uk/events/online-stewards-autumn-2024/

Any queries contact LMD@unison.co.uk