The Bakers Food Allied Workers Union (BFAWU) Learning Services team recently celebrated the opening of a new Learning Centre at PCL Hatfield.
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UNISON Union Learning Rep Liz Martin works at Southampton City Council, and decided to run craft sessions in the build up to Christmas last year. The sessions brought workers together and gave them a chance to share skills and learn new ones.
The new TU Officer Apprenticeship Standard has now been approved and two launch events are being held during National Apprenticeship Week in February to give everyone all the details they need.
Jade Ransley works at a Suffolk stables based in Newmarket and has recently completed a course in mentoring run by the National Association of Racing Staff (NARS) which is helping her support fellow stable staff.
Last Friday the National Association of Racing Staff (NARS) held its presentation night for the first cohort of racing staff to be awarded their certificates after passing the Level 2 Mentoring, Leadership and Team Skills course.
The news of the collapse of holiday company Thomas Cook leaving thousands of holiday makers stranded made the headlines in October, however this also had a massive impact on nearly 10,000 staff in the company who faced redundancy. Many of these staff were represented by Unite the Union – who stepped...
With many people not having access to IT equipment or a workplace learning centre Usdaw’s Mobile Learning Centre is proving a vital resource to allow workers to develop digital skills.
Birkbeck, University of London has a couple of events coming up over the next few weeks that will help ULR’s and union members across the capital improve skills and build confidence.
Unionlearn’s annual series of Supporting Learners events got off to a cracking start on October 1st with a “sell out” event in London.
In this blog Kara talks about the role of a MULR and why she decided this was something she wanted to do.