Activists Refresher- February 2020

A course for stewards, health and safety and learning representatives who would benefit from a refresher course on their role and an opportunity to update their knowledge and skills in the supporting, representing and negotiating on behalf of members. This course is aimed at those workplace representatives that may have taken a break from their WPR role or would benefit from a refresher course. The course is only open to activists who have not attended a residential course in the past 2 years. This will be a fast paced course. It will assume a degree of existing knowledge with time to share experiences and provide mutual engagement. There will be pre course activities to complete online in i-learn. The course includes:

  • the role and legal rights of an RCM steward, health and safety and learning representative
  • how to access support and information
  • dealing with members’ problems at work
  • understanding learning in the workplace and lifelong learning
  • working with members and employers
  • negotiating on behalf of members
  • the recruitment and retention of RCM members

Course FAQs

Course starts on Monday 13.00 and finishes 13.00 on Thursday