Working with employers

Mark is leading by example to promote learning at Fox’s

Mark Dickens works at Fox’s Biscuits in Batley as a Technician, where he is also the BFAWU (Bakers food & allied workers union) Branch Secretary. As a branch officer Mark is keen to promote the union’s learning offer – and he has also been quick to take up the opportunity to build his own skills.

Unionlearn highlight trade union learning at international event

Around 150 countries have developed or implemented Qualification Frameworks (QFs) to improve their training system’s quality and the recognition of learning outcomes– and last week unionlearn was invited to Turin to share its experience of QF’s and workplace learning with fellow trade unions and organisations from across the world.

Union ensures learners won’t slip up at Fyffes

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...