Each year unionlearn staff organise a number of campaigns around skills to encourage unions to get involved with workplace learning – and 2020 is going to be no different with a full range of annual campaigns and a few new ones.
Usdaw member Jamie Docherty left school with no qualifications, but her she tells the story of how coming across a learning campaign from the union resulted in a challenging learning journey which ended with a ICTU award.
Julie Oakley joined the BFAWU Learning Services team in January of this year as the Project Administrator for the Union Learning Fund supported project. Since then she has taken full advantage of the wide range of learning that’s on offer.
TUC South West is organising an event in Bristol next February that will give reps the opportunity to explore “Work, Skills and Going Digital”, and find out the impact future changes could have on their members.
Inga Klovane has been working at Bright Blue Foods for over 12 years. Starting on the factory floor Inga has and gained promotions through hard work and the support of the learning team from the Bakers, Food and Allied Workers Union (BFAWU).