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Training for health and safety representatives

Organising for Health and Safety The essential course for new health and safety representatives is Organising for Health and Safety. You will learn about health and safety legislation, including the law relating to risk assessment, and also your employer’s responsibilities. It will help you work with members to tackle workplace issues and develop your confidence […]

Page on the UNISON Learning & Organising site.

Regional health and safety forum

Date
7 July 2016 11:00am–5:30pm

Event on the UNISON South West site.

UNISON Stress Toolkit

Media on the UNISON South East site.

Branch Health & Safety Branch Officer Training

Date
19 – 21 May 2017
Location
The View Hotel, Eastbourne

This course covers the strategic role of organising Health and Safety reps and members around health and safety issues. It is not suitable for Health adn Safety reps who have no training or have just been trained. Outcome

Event on the UNISON South East site.

Health & Safety Representative

Date
2 – 6 October 2017
Location
UNISON Office, Guildford

This course is aimed at newly elected and less experienced Health & Safety reps organising at a local level and incorporating Risk Assessment training Outcome

Event on the UNISON South East site.

Negotiating Skills

Date
8 – 10 November 2017
Location
UNISON Office, Guildford

Event on the UNISON South East site.

Award-winning work on mental health in Redditch and Bromsgrove

General secretary Dave Prentis visits branch to see first hand the practical help and support provided to members

Article, News on the UNISON National site.

Hazards 2015: the 26th National Hazards Conference

Date
4 – 6 September 2015
Location
Keele University, Keele, Staffordshire, ST5 5BG

This conference is the biggest safety rep conference in the UK, regularly attracting around 500 safety reps – almost half of them from UNISON

Event on the UNISON National site.

Stress at Work – a guide for UNISON safety reps

A4 guide for safety reps containing advice on negotiating around this issue and case studies. New edition October 2014

Media on the UNISON National site.

Gender, safety and health guide

This guide should be used to ensure that employers consider female staff when developing any health and safety initiatives, such as carrying out risk assessments, planning new systems of work, work equipment or personal protective equipment. It can also be used to start raising awareness of women’s health and safety concerns among members.

Media on the UNISON National site.

Health and Safety Reps

Date
7 – 29 June 2017
Location
Abbey Conference Centre, Unilever Bestfoods UK, Bracondale, Norwich, Norfolk, NR1 2DD

Event on the UNISON Eastern site.

Health and Safety Reps – 5 day course

Date
15 June 2016 10:00am
Location
Chelmsford and Norwich

Event on the UNISON Eastern site.

Activist training

UNISON training is designed to give our activists the skills they need to carry out their roles and to ensure that they can perform them with confidence. All courses are free to the UNISON member, although there may be a charge to the branch. Click the buttons below to find out about the training available […]

Page on the UNISON Learning & Organising site.

Working during the cold weather

Taking care of the people who keep public services running this winter

Article on the UNISON National site.

UNISON National Rulebook

Media on the UNISON South East site.