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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.

    Residential Training Courses 2018

    14-17 MayGetting the Best Deal for MembersAbode Hotel, Chester
    4-7 JuneIntroductory StewardsMalmaison, Leeds
    18-20 JuneLearning Representatives stage 1

    Fire Services College,

    Moreton-in -the-Marsh

    2-4 JulyLearning Representatives stage 2Abode Hotel, Chester
    10-13 SeptemberIntroductory Health and SafetyAbode 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 Members

    Fire Services College,

    Moreton-in -the-Marsh

    19-22 NovemberIntroductory StewardsMalmaison, Leeds
    26-28 NovemberLearning Representatives stage 1

    Fire Services College,

    Moreton-in -the-Marsh

    Regional training day dates 2018



    East of England (Barbara Narey)

    14 June

    MSE Meeting Rooms, 103a Oxford Street, London W1D 2HG

    19 September RCM London Office

    07 December RCM London Office

    London (Liz Cummings)

    01 June RCM London Office

    04 September RCM London Office

    05 December RCM London Office

    North West (Lesley Wood and Liz Stubbs)


    06 September Manchester Friends Meeting House

    04 December Liverpool Quakers

    North East ( Rebecca Banks)

    04 June York

    6 September


    03 December Middlesbrough

    London (Linda Allan) 

    20 June  RCM London Office

    13 September RCM London Office

    06 December RCM London Office

    West Midlands (Julia Ellis)

    20 June Education Resource Centre, Birmingham


    08 November Education Resource Centre, Birminghame

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


    12 September

    The Studio Leeds

    13 December Age UK Leeds

    South East 

    14 June 

    MSE Meeting Rooms,              103a Oxford Street, London W1D 2HG

    20 September RCM London Office

    13 December RCM London Office

    South Central (Gabby Dowds- Quinn)

    21 June 

    The Union Building, Southampton

    25 September

    Maternity Meeting Room, Reading

    05 December

    RCM London Office

    South West (Julia Chandler)

    6 June

    Mercure Southgate Exeter

    12 September

    Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital

    14 December

    Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital


    16 May

    23 May  (North Wales)

    12 September

    5 December

    Northern Ireland

    17 May

    13 September

    6 December

    Branch Officer Training

    7 June


    11 June



    MSW Advocate Training

    25 June


    10 July 



    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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