The School for Workers faculty has the hands-on union experience plus skill in educating adult workers to give you the highest quality training at your worksite, in your community or on the UW Madison campus.
Union Administration (March 1 – 3) You’ve been elected to office – now what? Your position requires that you understand and manage the essential functions of your organization such as the duties of officers, effective meetings, and union finances. Designed for new officers and board members as well as anyone who wants an understanding of how unions function. Registration deadline: February 15
Grievance Arbitration (March 14 -18) Learn how to prepare and present an arbitration case, with in-class practice before an arbitrator. Understanding and effectively using the grievance process to enforce your collective bargaining agreement is essential for union representatives, stewards, staff and members. Registration deadline: February 29