Events

Next Upcoming Event

May 18, 2021 13:00-15:00
Taking Action Part 4 - Taking Collective Action
For: Unit/Office Reps, Local Execs, and Executive Board members.

In this capstone for parts 1, 2 & 3, participants will examine types of actions and pressures, escalating actions, and the components of a successful action. Please take parts 1, 2 & 3 prior to this workshop, where possible.
May 18, 2021 13:00-15:00

Taking Action Part 4 - Taking Collective Action

For: Unit/Office Reps, Local Execs, and Executive Board members.

In this capstone for parts 1, 2 & 3, participants will examine types of actions and pressures, escalating actions, and the components of a successful action. Please take parts 1, 2 & 3 prior to this workshop, where possible.
MAY 2021
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Self Care
10:00 - 12:00
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Unit/Office Rep Orientation
13:00 - 15:00
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Taking Action! Part 2 – Having Political Conversations
15:00 - 17:00
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Introduction to UNA
13:00 - 15:00
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Investigations Meetings
13:00 - 15:00
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Mental Health, Self Care and Laughter
08:45 - 16:00
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Taking Action! Part 3 - Engaged Members
10:00 - 12:00
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Taking Action Part 4 - Taking Collective Action
13:00 - 15:00
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Taking Action! Part 1 - Organized Locals
13:00 - 15:00
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Self Care
13:00 - 15:00
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Taking Action! Part 2 - Having Political Conversations
13:00 - 15:00
27
Unit/Office Rep Orientation
10:00 - 12:00
28
29
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Taking Action! Part 3 – Engaged Members
15:00 - 17:00
02
Investigation Meetings
10:00 - 12:00
03
Taking Action! Part 4 -Taking Collective Action
10:00 - 12:00
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05
MAY 2021
May 04, 2021 15:00-17:00

Taking Action! Part 2 – Having Political Conversations

For: Unit/Office Reps, Local Execs, and Executive Board members.

Building off part 1, participants will consider how to approach conversations about “politics” & what issue-based conversations look like. Please take part 1 prior to this workshop, where possible.
May 06, 2021 13:00-15:00

Introduction to UNA

For: all new or newly engaged UNA members, including Local Executives.

Participants will learn about UNA’s structure and function, what resources are available to members, and how to identify and report/resolve issues at work.
May 11, 2021 13:00-15:00

Investigations Meetings

For: Members who attend or need to attend an investigation meeting; including Local Execs, and Executive Board members.

Participants will learn about their role during an investigation meeting.
May 12, 2021 08:45-16:00

Mental Health, Self Care and Laughter

Following the success of our Jan. 2021 event, United Nurses of Alberta is hosting a second Wellness Day on May 12, 2021.

Focusing on mental health self-care and laughter, this day-long Wellness Day event will feature speakers Anthony McLean, Big Daddy Taz and Barb Campbell, who will share skills that can help UNA members boost their resiliency, teach relaxation and stress relieving methods, and how to cope with an ever changing workplace.

UNA President Heather Smith and Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions President Linda Silas will bring welcoming remarks.
Click here for more information.
May 13, 2021 10:00-12:00

Taking Action! Part 3 - Engaged Members

For: Unit/Office Reps, Local Execs, and Executive Board members.

Building off parts 1 & 2, participants will discuss strategies for local engagement & how to include local activists in planning an action. Please take parts 1 & 2 prior to this workshop, where possible.
May 18, 2021 13:00-15:00

Taking Action Part 4 - Taking Collective Action

For: Unit/Office Reps, Local Execs, and Executive Board members.

In this capstone for parts 1, 2 & 3, participants will examine types of actions and pressures, escalating actions, and the components of a successful action. Please take parts 1, 2 & 3 prior to this workshop, where possible.
May 20, 2021 13:00-15:00

Taking Action! Part 1 - Organized Locals

For: Unit/Office Reps, Local Execs, and Executive Board members.

Participants will learn about key starting steps in building a strong foundation for collective action and how to identify potential activists.
May 25, 2021 13:00-15:00

Self Care

For: all UNA members, including Local Executives.

The objective of this workshop is to provide basic information on types of stress/anxiety, its effects on nurses and how to develop some basic self care strategies. It is grounded in evidenced based practices and utilizes experiential learning activities, so be ready to explore personal well being.
May 26, 2021 13:00-15:00

Taking Action! Part 2 - Having Political Conversations

For: Unit/Office Reps, Local Execs, and Executive Board members.

Building off part 1, participants will consider how to approach conversations about “politics” & what issue-based conversations look like. Please take part 1 prior to this workshop, where possible.
May 27, 2021 10:00-12:00

Unit/Office Rep Orientation

For: all Unit/Office Representatives or members considering becoming a Unit/Office Representative.

Participants will learn about the role of the Unit/Office Rep, communication within UNA, and available resources.