Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists (SCP)

SCP use learning centre to improve digital skills

Attending joint trade union group meetings in Bournemouth resulted in SCP (Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists) setting up a free digital learning session for members of their union, and the local community. This was all held in their new union learning centre. Learners during digital learning...

Midlands Celebration of Learning kicks off with iPad learning

Participants in the Learning with iPads session ©unionlearn A series of Celebration of Learning events in the Midlands started on Monday with a Learning with iPads session at HMRC in Leicester. Unionlearn is working with unions and ULRs to offer workshops across the region to inspire learning and development in the workplace. The Celebration of...

New Learning Rep showcases union learning world

The autumn edition of unionlearn's quarterly electronic magazine, Learning Rep , has now been published. Leading with an editorial from Tom Wilson , unionlearn director, about the government's plans for an apprenticeship levy, the magazine highlights what's happening in the world of union learning. The magazine includes a feature looking at RMT's...

Teaching Excel with Tesco's help

Community room at Tesco superstore in Poole ©Private
You know the saying – there is no such thing as a free lunch, well at Tesco , there is. Maybe not a lunch as such, but certainly coffee and biscuits with the free learning space. As a digital champion for the Bournemouth and District Branch of the Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrist, the...

New survey seeks to test awareness of Learning for Life campaign

A survey has been launched to find out if the union learning reps (ULRs) and other union reps in the NHS are aware of the Learning for Life campaign . The survey also seeks to find out if they have made use of the campaign, for example, by approaching their employer about developing a learning agreement. The Learning for Life campaign was set up by...