Over the last couple of years the Bakers, Food and Allied Workers Union (BFAWU) have promoted learning at work in Tulip Foods in Coalville, Leicester, but courses have started and then dropped away for one reason or another.
Tony Dytiche is a bus driver and Trade Union Learning Rep with Unite the Union at First Bus Potteries at Hanley in Stoke on Trent. With Learning at Work Week happening in May Tony took the opportunity to promote workplace learning to colleagues at the public transport provider.
The Learning Services team from the Bakers, Food and Allied Workers Union (BFAWU) were recently called in by one of their Regional Officers to see if they could help support workers at Fyffes in Coventry – this was an opportunity that Project Worker Karen Plasom knew would result in a fruitful...
Unionlearn will be at this year’s Women Chainmakers Festival in Cradley Heath on Saturday July 6th with a wealth of resources and information to promote workplace learning.
Amy Jackson , CWU Lead ULR at North Staffordshire Postal Branch. She has recently been organising courses in British Sign Language (BSL) and seen how these can build relationships and improve inclusion.
Usdaw reps in the DHL Long Eaton site have made real strides to embed learning into the site’s activities over the past year. Now they have a fully functioning infrastructure to support learning and have demonstrated just what learning can add to the site.
More than two dozen staff at Boots Logistics in Nottingham signed up for mental health awareness and dementia care courses when the ULR team ran a learning event to mark World Mental Health Day in October.
FBU member Laura Wilton is helping women prepare for the physical demands of the Fire Service.
With ULR Stage 1 and Stage 2 now available online, more and more ULRs are discovering the benefits of developing their skills at times that suit them.