School for Workers


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Leadership Academy

Build Wisconsin's next union leaders. Give them confidence & connections with this comprehensive 9-month program. Next Academy cohort begins September 2015.

Customize your training

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 site, in your community or on the UW Madison campus.

Upcoming Courses

Grievance Arbitration

Understanding and effectively using the grievance and arbitration process to enforce your collective bargaining agreement is essential for union representatives, stewards, staff and members.

Bring a copy of your collective bargaining agreement (or handbook) and join us for a fundamental four-and-a-half day course to review every part of the process. Includes: rules for interpreting collective bargaining agreements, tips for writing effective grievances, and preparation forthe later steps of the grievance process.

Learn how to prepare and present an arbitration case with in-class practice before an arbitrator.

March 16 – 20. Course # 15037 $645