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UNISON is helping residential care staff deal with the impact of coronavirus deaths at work through specialist support via video learning.
Unionlearn Project Officers have recently been supporting the PCS Union Learning Fund project and delivering training online training sessions as part of their distance learning offer hosted in the North West.
In the heady days before the lockdown the BFAWU delivered a course to a group of ULR’s from food producers across the North West and Yorkshire to help develop their skills and help them support adult learning in their workplaces.
Encouraging people to take on a maths course can be a difficult, but Usdaw union learning reps (ULRs) at the Next Stores sites in Bradford and Elmsall have had some success in getting learning established at their sites.
GMB member Fode Sano had been developing his skills in a union learning centre, but the lockdown resulted in its temporary closure. However, with the help of GMB Project Worker Vince Board, Fode has taken his learning online and continues to flourish.
The Tolpuddle Martyrs' Festival in Dorset has grown in numbers over recent years - but it has also been proactive in cutting it's carbon footprint and making the event as green as possible.
Former Union Learning Rep Chris Gurdev has had quite some learning journey. After eight years of study Chris, with the support of Learn with Aegis, has achieved his learning goal and been invited to become a Chartered Fellow in Management.
With the worrying rise in domestic abuse during the recent lockdown unions have been working to support members who may be in abusive relationships. PCS officers in the North West have been delivering training in the Bright Sky app to offer help.
During lockdown Bectu has been running a new, free, bitesize vocational learning programme that supports members in the creative industries keep up to date with knowledge and skills.