TUC course encourages women to step up to leadership

TUC course encourages women to step up to leadership

Come and join TUC Education and TUC Northern on exciting new Women in leadership programme – ‘stepping up’ course, for those wishing to develop their leadership positions within the trade union movement, or build their CV skills to advance into leadership roles within their organisation and communities.

The “Stepping Up – Women in Leadership” course for Women trade unionists, will be delivered in the TUC’s Northern region over 5 days between February and September 2018 and will require some online learning and development too. This will require a level of commitment to achieve an NOCN level 2 Certificate qualification on completion.

TUC Northern Regional Secretary Beth Farhat said:

This course is an exciting opportunity for woman to come together and will explore activism, campaigning, motivation, media skills and much much more.”

It will also celebrate the TUC’s 150th anniversary year with a visit to Parliament as well as meeting key women within the TUC and Westminster parliamentary structures.”

TUC Northern - Timetable 2018 

Friday 23rd February - TUC Northern, Newcastle upon Tyne
Friday 25th May - TUC Northern, Newcastle upon Tyne
June (date tbc) - Visit to Parliament
Friday 20th July - TUC Northern, Newcastle upon Tyne
Friday 21st September - TUC Northern, Newcastle upon Tyne

TUC Education plans to offer the programme across all of the regions in the future and is encouraging people to look out for details of courses on the TUC Education website.

The free course takes place in the TUC Northern offices Newcastle upon Tyne. For more details and to book a place go to the event page on the TUC Education website

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