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Upcoming Trade Union Education Courses

The Manchester College is offering a number of new Trade Union Courses over the next few months. There are still spaces available on all courses however they are filling quickly.

September Starts

Diploma in Employment Law – Thursday 17th September to 21st July 2016 (1 day per month, remainder online)
Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety – Thursday 17th September to 21st July 2016 (1 day per month, remainder online)
Union Reps Stage 1 – Wednesday 23rd September to 2nd December
Employment Law Certificate (Union Reps Stage 2) – Thursday 24th September to 3rd December
Health & Safety Stage 1 – Monday 21st September to 30th November
Health & Safety Stage 2 – Tuesday 22nd September to 1st December
Union Learning Reps Certificate – Friday 25th September to 4th December

Short Courses from September to December

Trade Union and Political Activity – Tuesday 8th September to 10th September
Social Media & Surveillance: Dealing with the Issues – Tuesday 15th September to 29th September (1 day per week for 3 weeks)
Public Speaking & Communication Skills – Thursday 17th September to 1st October (1 day per week for 3 weeks)
Equality Reps – Monday 28th September to 12th October (1 day per week for 3 weeks)
Gender and Occupational Health & Safety – Tuesday 29th September to 13th October (1 day per week for 3 weeks)
Domestic Violence Breaking the Silence – Thursday 22nd October to 5th November (1 day per week for 3 weeks)
Health & Safety Update – Wednesday 28th to 30th October
Mental Health Awareness – Tuesday 3rd November to 17th November (1 day per week for 3 weeks)
Working Women – Thursday 1st October to 15th October (1 day per week for 3 weeks)

For those that aren’t able to attend courses until the new year please find below dates of courses starting from January 2016.

January Starts

Union Reps Stage 1 – Thursday 21st January to 24th March
Employment Law Certificate (Union Reps Stage 2) – Monday 18th January to 21st March
Health & Safety Stage 1 – Tuesday 19th January to 22nd March
Health & Safety Stage 2 – Wednesday 20th January to 23rd March
Union Learning Reps Certificate – Friday 15th January to 18th March

Short Courses from January to March

Mental Health Awareness – Friday 29th January to 12th February (1 day per week for 3 weeks)
Introduction to Employment Law – Friday 26th February to 11th March (1 day per week for 3 weeks)

Please complete the application form if you wish to apply for any of the above courses and send it back to Branch Education Officer, Steve Lynch.

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