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LIVE VIRTUAL Leading in a Unionized Environment

Dec 02, 2021 (10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Central Time)

Online Live Virtual

Trainer: Chris Downey

Price: $129.00 CAD (*early rate) $149.00 CAD (regular rate) + tax
*early rate expires November 11, 2021

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Workshop Description

This is a live virtual event using Zoom, an online meeting platform. Please check system requirements prior to registering.

Leading in a unionized workplace presents a number of unique challenges for a supervisor. Having a clear understanding of the obligations and opportunities of this environment will increase a leader’s likelihood of success. This workshop will provide those who supervise in a unionized environment with an understanding of the rights and obligations of the employer, as well as the role and influence of unions. Participants will learn to utilize the provisions of their collective agreements in order to manage their workforce cooperatively and productively.

About This Workshop

Some of the Topics Included

  • Employer Rights and Obligations
  • Union Rights and Obligations
  • Understanding Major Provisions of the Collective Agreement
  • Role of the Labour Relations Board
  • Roles of the Shop Steward and the Union’s Representative
  • Motivating Employees in a Union Environment
  • Working Cooperatively with the Union

Target Audience

This is an introductory-intermediate level workshop.

Method of Delivery

Presentation, video, case study review, personal reflection, and small group discussions.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this workshop, participants should be able to:

  • Describe employer rights and obligations
  • Identify the rights and obligations of a union
  • List and understand the common clauses present in most collective agreements
  • Provide relevant and effective feedback to motive employee performance
  • Review the role of progressive discipline and its role in correcting misconduct

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About the Trainer

Chris Downey

Portrait of Chris Downey

Chris is a leadership and organizational development professional with over 20 years' experience in both the private and public sectors. Through his extensive experience in operations, compliance and organizational development, he has gained a diverse skill set which has shaped how he approaches leading and working with teams.  Chris believes fundamentally that leaders have a direct impact on the health and wellness of the people they lead and support. And that fostering healthy work environments create the ideal conditions for success well beyond the individual and throughout whole organizations. Chris is recognized as an approachable facilitator who coaches, motivates and inspires others to be the best they can be.

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Leading in a Unionized Environment Live Virtual (early rate expires 11-11-21)
Live Virtual - Dec. 2, 2021; 10am-1pm Central Time
$ 149.00 CAD $ 129.00 CAD

Terms & Conditions

Cancellation Policy

Registrations cancelled seven or more days prior to the workshop/live stream are refundable, minus a $50.00 administrative fee. Alternatively, you may receive a credit to attend a future training. Cancellations less than seven days prior to the workshop are non-refundable. If at any time you are unable to take part in the event, you are welcome to transfer your registration to another individual at no extra cost. In this case, please notify ACHIEVE of the name of the alternate person.

We reserve the right to cancel an event due to unforeseen circumstances or under-enrolment. Liability is limited to a refund of workshop/live-stream fees only.

You Will Receive

Login details approximately 3-4 days prior to the event date, as well as a PDF e-manual, and a PDF workshop certificate.

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Concerns and Grievances

If concerns arise at any time throughout the registration process, please contact the ACHIEVE office directly at 204-452-0180, or email [email protected].

Special Accommodations for Disabilities

Please contact the ACHIEVE office directly at 204-452-0180 or in[email protected] to discuss any special needs or accommodations you may require in order to have a positive learning experience.

Continuing Education Credit

While many associations and licensing bodies accept ACHIEVE workshops for continuing education credits, questions about approval should be directed to the specific association or licensing body for which you are requesting the credits. Credit hours: There are six continuing education credits earned for each day of training. For example, a one-day workshop earns six continuing education hours, while a two-day workshop earns 12 hours. A certificate will be awarded upon the completion of the workshop.
See our Continuing Education Credits page for more information.

Filming and Photography

ACHIEVE Centre for Leadership reserves the right to film video content and take photography at our events. Some of our workshops will be live-streamed and filmed for participants not in attendance. Filming and photography may also be used for promotional materials. If you would like to know if we will be filming an event you are attending, please contact our office.