Usdaw Union Learning Reps (ULRs) at Boots Logistics in Nottingham run an extremely successful learning centre offering a range of different courses, drop in sessions and on-line learning.
The first of a number of learning event days at Warburton Eastwood in Nottingham took place last November thanks to the work of Union Learning Reps (ULRs) from URTU.
Midlands support staff members of the National Education Union (NEU) were treated to a full day of learning in Solihull last October.
In October, URTU Union Learning Rep (ULR) Damien Gill , who works at Clipper Ollerton, a logistics business near Newark on Trent, organised an event to coincide with unionlearn’s Maths Workout Week.
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 .
A GMB Union Learning Rep at Nottinghamshire County Council was named winner of the Andy Becker Union Learning Rep Award at the 2018 TUC Midlands Reps Awards Night – held this year at Birmingham Botanical Gardens.
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.
Usdaw Union Learning Reps at Boots at Nottingham and Burton on Trent are persuading young workers to engage in English and maths learning.
Usdaw ULR Fliss Pryce-Page won this year’s TUC learning award at Congress in recognition of the support she is giving to Tesco workers from Skegness to Leicester.
Over the last few years the awareness and incidence of dementia has become much more widespread. Many initiatives have been developed to help people understand the condition and support both those who have the condition and those who care for them, and unions have been quick to help.