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This weekend Tracy White won Usdaw’s Union Learning Rep award at the union’s annual Organising Awards evening, held this year in Manchester.
Unionlearn will be holding its next “Making skills count” event for the Trade Union English, maths and digital skills network on Thursday 28th February.
The government has published new infographics and advice on what apprenticeship 20 per cent off-the-job rule means and doesn’t mean and how better support young people. These simple documents are mainly aimed at employers but are useful material for union reps to get to grips with relevant rules and opportunities in the workplace. A flowchart helps...
TUC North West continues to work with the CCG (‘health authority’) and the PSS (voluntary organisation) across Liverpool to promote digital inclusion, and through training enabling people to take better care of their health and well-being.
To complement the 3 Social Media Masterclasses the TUC in the Midlands held during 2018, they are now hosting their latest course, Using Video Effectively for your Union, your Members and your Campaigns .
TUC Northern is encouraging union members to take up the opportunity of free distance learning courses this year.
Unionlearn has welcomed the OECD's latest jobs strategy, which highlights the positive benefits of collective bargaining – in particularly to develop workplace training. The learning and skills arm of the TUC was also pleased that its work was held up as an example of good practice in supporting workplace learning.
In late November unionlearn wrapped up its annual Supporting Learners series of regional events in Leeds. During the autumn unionlearn had held events across the country aimed at supporting Union Learning Reps and promoting workplace learning.
Last week Erasmus+ Rainbow Project Partners from across Europe visited London to plan the next phase of the project as well as meeting Bambos Charalambous MP at Westminster to brief him about Mid-Life Skills Reviews and the launch of the innovative online Value My Skills tool.