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Workplace representative training

Workplace representative training

We provide free training on various employment relations issues in different venues around the country.

To understand the role of a workplace representative, click here, or download the so you want to be a workplace representatives booklet.

The workplace representatives residential courses for 2018 are now open for bookings. All our residential courses are delivered by a dedicated trainer from the TUC. More details about these courses can be found in the 2018 training brochure  please email wpr.training@rcm.org.uk to book your place. 

The TUC Education website https://www.tuceducation.org.uk/ also offers free online courses for Stewards/ Health and Safety reps and Learning Representatives  which will offer you the chance to discover more about your new role.

 

 

Hear rom the WPR about our training

Regional training day dates 2017

Region

Venue(s)

Dates

East Midlands and Yorkshire and Humber

(Lynne Galvin and Suzanne Miller)

Age UK, Bradbury Building

Mark Lane, Leeds, LS2 8JA

7 December

East of England (Barbara Narey)

RCM London Office

7 December

London (Francine Allen and Linda Allan)

RCM London Office

8 December

London (Liz Cummings)

RCM London Office

5 December

Midlands & East (Julia Ellis)

Education Resource Centre, Birmingham Women’s Hospital.

11 December

North East (Becky Banks)

James Cook Hospital Middlesbrough

6 December

North West (Liz Stubbs and Lesley Woods)

The Brain Charity, Liverpool

5 December

South Central/ South West (Julia Chandler)

RCM London Office

6 December

South East (Clare Morris)

RCM London Office

14 December

South West 

Women’s centre, Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital

7 December

 

Residential Training Courses 2018

DateCourseVenue
29 January – 1 FebruaryIntroductory StewardsWyboston Lakes, Bedfordshire 
26 February - 1 MarchGetting the Best Deal for MembersAbode Hotel, Chester
12-14 MarchAdvanced Health and SafetyMalmaison, Liverpool
19-22 MarchIntroductory Health and SafetyWyboston Lakes, Bedfordshire 
16-19  AprilIntroductory StewardsMalmaison, Liverpool
30 April – 3 May Activists Refresher courseFire Services College, Moreton-in -the-Marsh
14-17 MayGetting the Best Deal for MembersAbode Hotel, Chester
4-7 JuneIntroductory StewardsMalmaison, Leeds
18-20 JuneLearning Representatives stage 1Fire Services College, Moreton-in -the-Marsh
2-4 JulyLearning Representatives stage 2Abode Hotel, Chester
24-27 SeptemberIntroductory Health and SafetyWyboston Lakes, Bedfordshire 
1-4 OctoberGetting the Best Deal for MembersMalmaison, Leeds
15-18 OctoberIntroductory StewardsMalmaison, Liverpool
22-24 OctoberLearning Representatives stage 1Wyboston Lakes, Bedfordshire 
5-8 NovemberGetting the Best Deal for MembersFire Services College, Moreton-in -the-Marsh
19-22 NovemberIntroductory StewardsMalmaison, Leeds

Regional training day dates 2018

Region

Venue(s)

Dates

   

East of England (Barbara Narey)

RCM London Office

23 February

14 June19 September07 December

London (Liz Cummings)

RCM London Office

28 February

01 June04 September05 December

North West (Lesley Wood and Liz Stubbs)

TBC

06 March06 June06 September04 December
North East ( Rebecca Banks)

Newcastle, York, Carlisle, Middlesbrough

05 March04 June10 September03 December

London (Francine Allen and Linda Allan) 

RCM London Office

06 March

06 June13 September06 December

West Midlands (Julia Ellis)

Education Resource Centre, Birmingham Women’s Hospital.

13 March

20 June08 November 

East Midlands, Yorkshire and Humber (Lynne Galvin & Suzanne Miller) 

Age UK Leeds

21 March26 June  13 December

South East (Clare Livingstone)

RCM London Office

22 March

14 June 20 September13 December

South Central (Gabby Dowds- Quinn)

Newbury Racecourse, 

The Union Building, Southampton

Maternity Meeting Room, Reading

RCM London Office

20 March

21 June 20 September05 December
South West (Julia Chandler)Seminar Room 2 Women’s centre, Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital7 March6 June12 July14 December
Wales 

 

7 February

 

16 May

23 May  (North Wales)

12 September5 December

To book on a workplace representatives training course, please email: wpr.training@rcm.org.uk  or call RCM Connect on: 0300 303 0444.

 

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