Is fairness at work important to you?
Are you interested in learning more about your rights and sharing knowledge with your co-workers? If yes, we want you to consider becoming a Shop Steward.
Shop Stewards are the representatives of the Union in the workplace. Join us for this two-day course to further develop your communication and problem-solving skills.
We are currently recruiting Shop Stewards in most workplaces. Contact your Chief Shop Steward or Local President for details on becoming a Steward in your Local.
After this course, new Shop Stewards will also receive mentoring with experienced Stewards.
Not sure this role is for you? Contact us for more information about the course and the path to becoming a Shop Steward.
All YEU education is free with no loss of pay for members taking courses on their work time.
RSVP one month before the start of the course. Space is limited.
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
May 13 Afternoon
May 14 Morning
May 14 Afternoon: Mini-sessions You will rotate through all the following topics in small groups (no selection required)
2285 2nd Ave
Whitehorse, YT Y1A1C9
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