Upcoming Virtual Training
Welcome to Council 2’s Virtual Activist & Steward Training
Join us for any of these Zoom classes. Class size is limited to the first 30 registrants, and registration closes 1 day prior to the class date. If a class is full, please email EmmaL@council2.com to be placed on a waiting list. Please do not register more than once for the same training session.
Weeknight classes start at 6:30 p.m. Weekend classes start at 10:00 a.m.
September 24 (Sat) – Knowing Your Contract (75 minutes)
What’s in your contract? How is it enforced? How do you know if the contract is being violated?
November 1 (Tues) – Investigating and Documenting a Potential Grievance (75 minutes)
The steward needs to sort through lots of information to determine if a grievance does, or does not, exist. Interviewing people and finding supporting documents are key parts of making that determination.
November 19 (Sat) - NEW The Strategy of Bargaining (90 minutes)
IMPORTANT: You must have taken the All About Bargaining class OR been on a bargaining team to attend this class.
How do you evaluate your Local’s bargaining strength, leverage power at the table, and make hard decisions during bargaining? This class will cover these and more topics.
November 29 (Tues) - The Investigatory Meeting – The Steward’s Role (75 minutes)
Union members have Weingarten Rights when they are being investigated. Union stewards have an important role in these meetings. Gain the skills and confidence to support your coworkers during an investigatory meeting.
Dec 8 (Thurs) – Presenting the Grievance (75 minutes)
Once the grievance is written, we want to bring our best points forward and anticipate management's arguments in order to resolve the grievance at the lowest possible level.
Dec 10 (Sat) – The Investigatory Meeting – The Steward’s Role (75 minutes)
Union members have Weingarten Rights when they are being investigated. Union stewards have an important role in these meetings. Gain the skills and confidence to support your coworkers in an investigatory meeting.
Please select the Date/Topic below to register