Working with employers

Working with employers

In this section you will find information on how to incorporate skills into a formal part of the bargaining process ensuring fair access to skills training for all trade union members.

Learning at Work Week – a chance to promote union learning

Learning at Work Week has happened every May since 1999 and aims to highlight the importance, and benefits, of learning and development at work. This year, activities are planned from the 15th – 21st May on the theme 'Curious & Creative'. All types and sizes of...

Unions ready for a busy Learning at Work Week


Union Learning Reps across the country are busy holding events in workplaces and the community this week (15th – 22th May) as Learning at Work Week rolls out. Organised by the Campaign for Learning, Learning at Work Week aims to spotlight the importance and benefits of...

New Learning Centre in Bridgwater provides a golden opportunity to develop skills


Olympic Gold Medallist Sally Gunnell was in Bridgwater last month to open a new Union Learning Fund (ULF) project supported learning centre. Sedgemoor District Council has teamed up with partners including the joint union ULF project, EDF Energy, Jobcentre Plus, training...

Learning Rep - Summer 2017 Edition


In the latest edition of the Learning Rep e-magazine, we have the following: Training the train drivers of the future Promoting reading for change Renewing jobs on Humberside Scoring for equality in Barnsley Moving on in mid-life Learning at the supermarket...

Have your say in the 2017 Union Learning Survey


The 2017 Union Learning Survey is open until the end of the month – and unionlearn wants to hear from any reps involved with supporting learning at work.  Unionlearn wants to find out what branch officers, including Union Learning Reps, Health & Safety Reps,...