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

2022 Pacific Winter School – Week 1

BC, Harrison Hot Springs
January 16, 2022 - January 21, 2022
Registration for the 2022 Canadian Labour Congress Pacific Region Winter School is now open! This year’s school will be held in person at the Harrison Hot Springs Resort – 100 Esplanade Ave., Harrison Hot Springs, B.C. The registration cost is $1475.00 for Single Accommodation. We will not be offering Shared Accommodation for 2022. We look forward to seeing you! To Register: 1. Login to site with your username and password. 2. Click Register Myself or Register Someone Else. 3. Answer the mandatory questions and choose Save Responses. 4. Scroll down to your course and select Add next to your course. 5. Under the program section, make...
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2022 Pacific Winter School – Week 2

BC, Harrison Hot Springs
January 23, 2022 - January 30, 2022
Registration for the 2022 Canadian Labour Congress Pacific Region Winter School is now open! This year’s school will be held in person at the Harrison Hot Springs Resort – 100 Esplanade Ave., Harrison Hot Springs, B.C. The registration cost is $1475.00 for Single Accommodation. We will not be offering Shared Accommodation for 2022. We look forward to seeing you! To Register: 1. Login to site with your username and password. 2. Click Register Myself or Register Someone Else. 3. Answer the mandatory questions and choose Save Responses. 4. Scroll down to your course and select Add next to your course. 5. Under the program section, make...
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2022 Pacific Winter School – Week 3

BC, Harrison Hot Springs
January 30, 2022 - February 4, 2022
Registration for the 2022 Canadian Labour Congress Pacific Region Winter School is now open! This year’s school will be held in person at the Harrison Hot Springs Resort – 100 Esplanade Ave., Harrison Hot Springs, B.C. The registration cost is $1475.00 for Single Accommodation. We will not be offering Shared Accommodation for 2022. We look forward to seeing you! To Register: 1. Login to site with your username and password. 2. Click Register Myself or Register Someone Else. 3. Answer the mandatory questions and choose Save Responses. 4. Scroll down to your course and select Add next to your course. 5. Under the program section, make...
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2022 Pacific Winter School – Week 4

BC , Harrison Hot Springs
February 6, 2022 - February 11, 2022
Registration for the 2022 Canadian Labour Congress Pacific Region Winter School is now open! This year’s school will be held in person at the Harrison Hot Springs Resort – 100 Esplanade Ave., Harrison Hot Springs, B.C. The registration cost is $1475.00 for Single Accommodation. We will not be offering Shared Accommodation for 2022. We look forward to seeing you! To Register: 1. Login to site with your username and password. 2. Click Register Myself or Register Someone Else. 3. Answer the mandatory questions and choose Save Responses. 4. Scroll down to your course and select Add next to your course. 5. Under the program section, make...
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2022 Pacific Winter School – Week 5

BC, Harrison Hot Springs
February 13, 2022 - February 18, 2022
Registration for the 2022 Canadian Labour Congress Pacific Region Winter School is now open! This year’s school will be held in person at the Harrison Hot Springs Resort – 100 Esplanade Ave., Harrison Hot Springs, B.C. The registration cost is $1475.00 for Single Accommodation. We will not be offering Shared Accommodation for 2022. We look forward to seeing you! To Register: 1. Login to site with your username and password. 2. Click Register Myself or Register Someone Else. 3. Answer the mandatory questions and choose Save Responses. 4. Scroll down to your course and select Add next to your course. 5. Under the program section, make...
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Workshops & Courses

Facing Management Effectively

Harrison Hot Springs
January 16, 2022 - January 21, 2022
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 Arbitration Level 1

Harrison Hot Springs
January 16, 2022 - January 21, 2022
Course Code : 1LA1
This course is designed to introduce participants to the practical skills required to prepare and present a case at an arbitration hearing. Special emphasis is placed on evidence, examination and cross-examination, the opening statement and final argument. You will also discuss current trends and cases dealing with the arbitration process. This course would be useful for grievance committee members or chairpersons, or union staff or officers who have not yet had extensive experience with the arbitration process.
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Health & Safety Level 1

Harrison Hot Springs
January 16, 2022 - January 21, 2022
Course Code : 1OHS1
This introductory Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S) course will introduce committee members and worker representatives to the basic principles of workplace health and safety. This also serves as a great ‘Back to Basics’ course for those OH&S committee members who desire refresher training. In this course, participants will learn the responsibilities and duties of the Joint OH&S Committee, OH&S legislation (provincial and federal), key elements of having an effective committee, workers’ OH&S rights and the procedure for refusing unsafe work, how to conduct effective incident investigations and safety inspections, identify OH&S hazards in the workplace, and ways of finding solutions.
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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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