UA members only. Course length: 16 hours
This certification program is designed to provide consistent training for all Stewards across Canada and to emphasize the UA Standard for Excellence and the Steward’s critical role in its success. Stewards will gain a strong understanding of their role in working with the supervision in the workplace environment. Methods for working with management and union members toward a more productive jobsite, while ensuring that workplace issues do not escalate and interfere with operations and productivity on the job will be explained. Other topics that are covered include workplace law and the historical background on unions with discussion on how they relate to the role of a working union steward. This course is for UA members only. $200 deposit required for ALL who register. Your deposit will be returned at the end of the course or once all books are returned.
Due to limited seating, we request that you cancel at least 48 hours before a scheduled class. This gives us the opportunity to fill the class. If you have to cancel your class, we will fully refund your deposit (or cost of course) when cancelled before the 48 hours. However, if you do not cancel prior to the 48 hours, you will be charged a $25 cancellation fee.