Research into union learning

Below is a collection of resources on research into union learning.

Updates on the National Retraining Scheme and off-the-job training entitlement for apprentices

The latest edition of unionlearn’s policy newsletter includes an update on the ongoing development of the National Retraining Scheme and the recent rollout of the first phase of the scheme, the Get Help to Retrain online service. Other highlights include updates on recent measures by government to tighten up the regulation of apprentices’...

Unionlearn Annual Report 2019

Unionlearn Annual Report 2019

Over the past year union learning has continued to open up learning opportunities to a diverse population. As ever, we are reaching out to individuals who have little or no access to learning and training from their employer and lack the confidence or means to use the formal education and skills system. At the same time unions are supporting skills...

How are we doing? Unionlearn wants your views

Unionlearn wants to hear from you so we can improve our services and support for workplace learning. The latest Stakeholder Survey has just been launched. It is a chance to share your experiences and views, and let unionlearn know how you feel it best supports learners, unions and workplaces. Unionlearn also wants to listen to comments that...

Union effect builds greener workplaces

With today being World Environment Day it is a good opportunity to look at the ways that trade unions have been working to reduce the carbon footprint of the workplaces that they organise. A good place to start is by looking at the TUC report - The Union Effect: Greening the workplace This report presents the experiences of six organisations which...