Events

Next Upcoming Event

November 15, 2023 09:00 - November 15, 2024 16:30
Know Your Rights ~ Edmonton
In this workshop, UNA members will learn about the structure and role of their union, how to identify types of workplace concerns, and what problem-solving processes are available. Through a combination of large and small group discussion, activities, and scenarios, participants will gain knowledge and confidence to address issues at work. This workshop is designed for new or newly-engaged UNA members. Please bring your (charged) smartphone and download the United Nurses of Alberta mobile app, if possible.
November 15, 2023 09:00 - November 15, 2024 16:30

Know Your Rights ~ Edmonton

In this workshop, UNA members will learn about the structure and role of their union, how to identify types of workplace concerns, and what problem-solving processes are available. Through a combination of large and small group discussion, activities, and scenarios, participants will gain knowledge and confidence to address issues at work. This workshop is designed for new or newly-engaged UNA members. Please bring your (charged) smartphone and download the United Nurses of Alberta mobile app, if possible.
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Engagement & Support ~ Grande Prairie
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JULY 2024
July 03, 2024 09:00-16:30

Intro to PRC ~ Cardston

In this workshop, members will learn about each step of the PRC process including identification of concerns, the recommended best practices at each step, and what happens at and beyond their Local PRC Committee. Participants will develop the knowledge and skills to initiate the Professional Responsibility Concern (PRC) process and to engage confidently and collaboratively with management and local representatives to facilitate resolution.
July 16, 2024 09:00-16:30

Engagement & Support ~ Grande Prairie

In this workshop, Unit/Office Representatives and Local Executive members will come together to develop their practices in membership outreach, engagement, and support. Through large and small group discussions, activities, and scenarios, participants will identify ways to improve member outreach, to overcome barriers to participation, and to engage members in their local, while gaining a better understanding of the relationship between different local positions. Participants will also identify ways to support members through workplace concerns. This workshop is designed for Unit/Office Representatives and Local Executive members. Unit/Office Representatives, where possible, should take Know Your Rights before taking this workshop.
July 17, 2024 09:00-16:30

Taking Action ~ Grande Prairie

For: Unit/Office Reps, Local Execs, and Executive Board members. In this workshop, UNA leaders and activists will explore best practices in having issue-based conversations with members and in addressing issues through collective action. We will discuss what collective action can look like and what to consider when planning a group action to address an issue.