Annual YEU Shop Steward Conference May 13-14

Please note; this event, like all upcoming YEU and PSAC meetings, training and other events has been postponed. We do not have new dates as yet, but will make sure to keep you informed as we make our through the Covid-19 realities in the coming months.  Please take good care of yourself, and continue to reach out to us by email or phone.

Email general inquiries to [email protected] or visit our CONTACT page on this site. If you need to submit an intake, you can do so online through our ONLINE INTAKE FORM, linked HERE. 

This is our time to gather. Whether you are an experienced Shop Steward or new to the role, you are invited to join us for our annual two-day conference. You can choose from a menu of workshops and meet other Shop Stewards informally throughout our time together. Topics include Grievance Handling, Organizing Your Workplace, and more.

Here is the complete Conference agenda and workshop descriptions.

Once you RSVP, you will be emailed a link to a survey to select your 3 workshops. 

We'll start every morning with coffee at 8:30am.

There is a group dinner planned for May 13th evening as well.

    May 13 Morning

  • Attending Investigative (Fact-Finding) Meetings with Member
  • Communication Skills 
  • Defending our Contract with the Grievance Process, Part 1 

     May 13  Afternoon 

  • Defending our Contract with the Grievance Process, Part 2
  • Organizing Your Workplace
  • Taking Effective Notes

    May 14 Morning

  • YG: Questions and Answers
  • Resolving Workplace Problems

    May 14 Afternoon: Mini-sessions You will rotate through all the following topics in small groups (no selection required)

  • What Stewards need to know about ATIPP
  • What Stewards need to know about Whistleblowing and Speaking Out
  • Survival Tips from an Old Activist
  • Convention Basics


Date and time
May 13, 2020 at 8:30am - May 14, 2020
YEU Hall
2285 2nd Ave
Whitehorse, YT Y1A1C9
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