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Union Learning Fund Prospectus 2015/2016

The Union Learning Fund (ULF) was established in 1998 to promote activity by trade unions in support of the objective of creating a learning society. Its primary aim was to develop the capacity of trade unions and union learning representatives (ULRs) to work with employers, employees and learning providers to encourage greater take up of learning in the workplace.

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TUC Education Courses for all Union Representatives - South West

This booklet gives details of the TUC Education Course Programme in the South West region of England for the period September 2014 to July 2015 and also contains a Course Application Form.

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Unionlearn annual report 2013-14

Overall, unionlearn supported a total of 219,091 learners via the union route in the year to March 2014. ULF projects account for 72 per cent of this total, TUC Education 21 per cent and regions 7 per cent.

TUC Education Courses for all Union Reps (Scotland)

The Summer 2014 edition of the TUC Education in Scotland Course Programme Booklet gives details of TUC Education Courses on offer in Scotland for the 2014/15 Academic Year (August 2014 to June 2015). Should you wish to apply for a place on a TUC Education Course an application form is included at the back of the booklet or can be downloaded as a PDF.

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Climbing Frame Newsletter - Issue 15

In this edition of the Climbing Frame Newsletter we update you on what’s new on the Climbing Frame, provide some ideas for Adult Learners’ Week taster sessions and put the spotlight on the Health and well-being in the workplace Learning Theme.
We update you on Midlife Development Reviews, the Climbing Frame eNote and launch the Climbing Frame 2014 Feedback Survey.

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Midlife career reviews - Helping older workers plan their future - Evaluation report

In the summer of 2012, John Hayes, then Minister for Skills, announced that the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) would be funding the National Institute for Adult and Continuing Education (NIACE) to develop and pilot a midlife career review process. The project commenced in June 2013 and finished in March 2014. The project involved 18 partners and the target was to work with 2,500 individuals to test and evaluate different midlife career review models, and to develop resources to support the process.

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Wales TUC Education courses for union reps

Wales TUC Education Service organises a programme of accredited courses for trade union representatives. This booklet gives details of the course programme for the period September 2014 to July 2015 and also contains a Course Application Form.

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TUC education courses - Southern and Eastern Region

This booklet gives details of the TUC Education Course Programme in the Southern and Eastern region of England for the period September 2014 to July 2015 and also contains a Course Application Form.

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Learning Rep - Summer 2014 Edition

In the third edition of the Learning Rep E-magazine, we have the following:

  • Six Book Challenge
  • Quick Reads
  • Traineeships Charter
  • New TUC Education website
  • Adult Learners' Week

Equalities for trade union representatives – TUC Diploma

The Diploma is designed primarily for experienced trade union representatives whose role would benefit from a wider understanding of equality issues. It is intended to help students understand equality issues in the workplace, current equality legislation and how it can be applied to their own organisation. The Diploma also develops values and skills needed for higher level study and activism.

 

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