Labour Education

Union Stewards Handbook

Union Stewards Handbook

Being a union steward is one of the most rewarding and meaningful ways you can bring more fairness and inclusion to the workplace. The Canadian Labour Congress provides this Union Steward Handbook to help new union stewards, but anyone can learn from it. As a worker, whether you are in a union or not, there is much here that can…
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Schools

2023 Pacific Winter School – Week 1

BC, Harrison Hot Springs
January 15, 2023 - January 20, 2023
Pacific Region Winter School 2023 Week 1 Labour education builds solidarity and knowledge. It teaches the skills unions need to represent their members and defend their rights using proven methods that allow adults of all backgrounds to learn. If your union wants to train the next generation of local activists or expand the skills that today’s leaders and activists already have, the CLC Winter School 2023 is here to help your union succeed. The CLC Pacific Region Winter School is the largest labour school in Canada and we take pride in offering the very best in labour education. Brochure Date...
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2023 Pacific Winter School – Week 2

BC, Harrison Hot Springs
January 22, 2023 - January 27, 2023
Pacific Region Winter School 2023 Week 2 Labour education builds solidarity and knowledge. It teaches the skills unions need to represent their members and defend their rights using proven methods that allow adults of all backgrounds to learn. If your union wants to train the next generation of local activists or expand the skills that today’s leaders and activists already have, the CLC Winter School 2023 is here to help your union succeed. The CLC Pacific Region Winter School is the largest labour school in Canada and we take pride in offering the very best in labour education. Brochure Date...
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2023 Pacific Winter School – Week 3

BC, Harrison Hot Springs
January 29, 2023 - February 3, 2023
Pacific Region Winter School 2023 Week 3 Labour education builds solidarity and knowledge. It teaches the skills unions need to represent their members and defend their rights using proven methods that allow adults of all backgrounds to learn. If your union wants to train the next generation of local activists or expand the skills that today’s leaders and activists already have, the CLC Winter School 2023 is here to help your union succeed. The CLC Pacific Region Winter School is the largest labour school in Canada and we take pride in offering the very best in labour education. Brochure Date...
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2023 Pacific Winter School – Week 4

BC , Harrison Hot Springs
February 5, 2023 - February 10, 2023
Pacific Region Winter School 2023 Week 4 Labour education builds solidarity and knowledge. It teaches the skills unions need to represent their members and defend their rights using proven methods that allow adults of all backgrounds to learn. If your union wants to train the next generation of local activists or expand the skills that today’s leaders and activists already have, the CLC Winter School 2023 is here to help your union succeed. The CLC Pacific Region Winter School is the largest labour school in Canada and we take pride in offering the very best in labour education. Brochure Date...
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2023 Pacific Winter School – Week 5

BC, Harrison Hot Springs
February 12, 2023 - February 17, 2023
Pacific Region Winter School 2023 Week 5 Labour education builds solidarity and knowledge. It teaches the skills unions need to represent their members and defend their rights using proven methods that allow adults of all backgrounds to learn. If your union wants to train the next generation of local activists or expand the skills that today’s leaders and activists already have, the CLC Winter School 2023 is here to help your union succeed. The CLC Pacific Region Winter School is the largest labour school in Canada and we take pride in offering the very best in labour education. Brochure Date...
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Workshops & Courses

Action Network Workshop – bilingue (Labour Councils Only)



Course Code : ANWW
This hands-on workshop will pair activists with web developers and digital organizers to set up their own Action Network website. These sessions are for labour council participants that have signed on, or plan to sign on, to the Congress’ free Action Network digital toolkit. (Participants in this workshop should bring a laptop.)
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Intro to Digital Organizing



Course Code : 1DW
Have you been trying to figure how best to weave digital organizing strategies and tactics into your union’s work? If so, this training is for you. Over the course of five days, we teach you the basics and offer tips and tricks for seamlessly integrating digital into your union work including: •The role digital organizing can play throughout your entire organization; •Introduce you to some of the basic strategies of digital tactics, managing an email list, email writing, social media, and more; •Teach you about building an offline and online strategy that works together and how to then measure the...
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Facing Management Effectively

Harrison Hot Springs
January 15, 2023 - January 20, 2023
Course Code : 1FME
This course will look at economic, political, social forces at play between union and management. It will examine the roles and rights of each group and the different types of union/management relationships and styles. We will look at the power, bias, and privilege dynamics between union and management and how we can communicate effectively. We will focus on problem solving – understanding issues, developing strategies, finding and presenting facts and argument, finding areas of agreement, building solutions, implementing and maintaining solutions. Participants can expect lots of participation, interaction, and role-plays along with practical skills and tools for communication, analysis, strategy...
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Labour College of Canada

University level labour studies for union leaders of today and tomorrow.

The Labour College of Canada (LCC) is a union-made education program for active union members, including today’s and tomorrow’s union leaders. The new LCC Certificate Program is more accessible, more affordable, and more relevant than ever before to today’s unions and the labour movement as a whole.

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Digital Trainings

Digital Trainings

Are you an organizer, digital campaigner or an activist looking to hone your skills to improve your organizing, campaigning and supporter engagement efforts? Our digital training sessions are geared to give you the tools you need to be an expert in organizing online and creating social justice campaigns. The Canadian Labour Congress (CLC) believes that digital training is vital to…
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