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Our union’s steward training series begins in April – Register to participate

Are you interested in having more say in your workplace, helping your colleagues, and learning more about your union?

CWA Canada, in partnership with our American sisters and brothers at the NewsGuild, is offering a steward training series.

It’s free, everyone is welcome, and you can participate in all or part by clicking on the links that were emailed to you to register.

Please consider joining in – it’s free and fun!

Tuesday, April 11 | 6 – 8 p.m. ET | MODULE 1 – Steward Basics
Review the roles stewards play in our union and the best practices for having effective organizing conversations
 
Tuesday, April 25 | 6 – 8 p.m. ET | MODULE 2 – A Workplace Organizer
Discuss how stewards maintain effective union structures and assess power in their workplace.

Tuesday, May 9 | 6 – 8 p.m. ET | MODULE 3 – A Communication and Educator
Learn how stewards drive the exchange of information and uphold an organizing culture throughout their union.

Tuesday, May 23 | 6 – 8 p.m. ET | MODULE 4 – A Problem Solver
Outline how stewards turn workplace issues into organizing issues, then practice planning and evaluating collective action.

Tuesday, June 6 | 6 – 8 p.m. ET | MODULE 5 – A Union Representative
Build confidence in asserting your rights and contract, then role play through Weingarten and grievance meetings.

Tuesday, June 20 | 6 – 8 p.m. ET | MODULE 6 – Anti-Harassment Workshop
Join the effort to improve our readiness for, and response to, harassment in our workplaces and union.

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