The Spring 2014 edition of the TUC Education in Scotland Course Programme Booklet gives details of TUC Education Courses on offer in Scotland from April to June 2014. A Course Application Form is included at the back of the booklet or can be downloaded (PDF) by clicking here.
A guide for employers outlines best practice tips from line managers working with young people across a range of sectors and in different sized organisations, including Barclays, Harrod UK Ltd and the Royal Opera House.
Plain Maths is a set of cards offering an easy way to give people something to help with some common maths problems. Topics covered include the lanaguage of maths, number rounding, averages and much more.
While there has been a policy focus on addressing under-representation in Apprenticeships, particularly by gender, over many years, it is apparent that progress is slow. There is a continued need to focus on inequalities to ensure that:
The TUC Education Update is mailed three times a year to union education officers, TUC course co-ordinators and tutors, and everyone with an interest in union education and training, with news and views from TUC Education.
TUC Education offers a convenient solution to union reps seeking to develop their skills and knowledge who are unable to access classroom-based courses. In addition to online tutor lead qualifications, TUC Education has successfully developed a number of web-based, bite-sized modules on a range of subjects to support trade unionists.