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March 26, 2019 09:00-16:30
How to Run A Local Workshop - Administration ~ Calgary
DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: March 12, 2019

For new Local Executive members only

In this workshop, Local Executives will learn key components of a functioning Local, including strategic planning, meeting best-practices, and new member orientation. Through small and large-group discussion, activities, and even a mock meeting, participants will explore Local Executive roles, mentorship and coaching, and UNA’s Constitution, Policies, and Procedures. This workshop is designed for Local Executive members and District Representatives. It is one workshop in the three-part How to Run a Local series: Administration, Finance, and Labour Relations.
March 26, 2019 09:00-16:30

How to Run A Local Workshop - Administration ~ Calgary

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: March 12, 2019

For new Local Executive members only

In this workshop, Local Executives will learn key components of a functioning Local, including strategic planning, meeting best-practices, and new member orientation. Through small and large-group discussion, activities, and even a mock meeting, participants will explore Local Executive roles, mentorship and coaching, and UNA’s Constitution, Policies, and Procedures. This workshop is designed for Local Executive members and District Representatives. It is one workshop in the three-part How to Run a Local series: Administration, Finance, and Labour Relations.
Courtyard Marriott Calgary Airport, 2500 48 Ave NE
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Courtyard Marriott Calgary Airport
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How To Run a Local - Labour Relations ~ Lethbridge
09:00 - 16:30
How to Run a Local - Finance ~ Calgary
09:00 - 16:30
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South District Meeting
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How to Run A Local Workshop - Administration ~ Grande Prairie
09:00 - 16:30
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North District Meeting
CARNA AGM
08:00 - 16:00
AFL Open House
16:30 - 20:00
Red Deer Citizens' Forum - Health Care & Seniors
19:00 - 21:00
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International Women's Day
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Know Your Rights ~ Calgary
09:00 - 16:30
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Central District Meeting
PRC Workshop ~ Edmonton
09:00 - 16:30
9 to 5: Labour Standards in Alberta
18:30
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Know Your Rights ~ Edmonton
09:00 - 16:30
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OH&S - Basic Workshop ~ Calgary
09:00 - 16:30
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How to Run A Local Workshop - Administration ~ Edmonton
09:00 - 16:30
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AFL Political Action Forum (Lethbridge)
13:00 - 16:30
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How to Run A Local Workshop - Administration ~ Calgary
09:00 - 16:30
AFL Political Action Forum (Edmonton)
13:00 - 16:30
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OH&S - Basic Workshop ~ Edmonton
09:00 - 16:30
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AFL Political Action Forum (Calgary)
13:00 - 16:30
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How To Run a Local - Labour Relations ~ Calgary
09:00 - 16:30
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PIA Advocacy Conference: Our Public Services: Protecting and Revitalizing in Uncertain Times
How To Run a Local - Labour Relations ~ Edmonton
09:00 - 16:30
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PIA Advocacy Conference: Our Public Services: Protecting and Revitalizing in Uncertain Times
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MARCH 2019
March 05, 2019 09:00-16:30

How to Run A Local Workshop - Administration ~ Grande Prairie

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: February 19, 2019

For new Local Executive members only

In this workshop, Local Executives will learn key components of a functioning Local, including strategic planning, meeting best-practices, and new member orientation. Through small and large-group discussion, activities, and even a mock meeting, participants will explore Local Executive roles, mentorship and coaching, and UNA’s Constitution, Policies, and Procedures.

This workshop is designed for Local Executive members and District Representatives. It is one workshop in the three-part How to Run a Local series: Administration, Finance, and Labour Relations.

Pomeroy Hotel & Conference Centre, 11633 100th Street
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Pomeroy Hotel & Conference Centre
March 06, 2019

North District Meeting

Grande Prairie, Alberta
March 06, 2019 08:00-16:00

CARNA AGM

Conference and Annual General Meeting of the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta. Please contact bsheppard@nurses.ab.ca to register.
Oasis Centre, 10930 177 Street NW, Edmonton
March 06, 2019 16:30-20:00

AFL Open House

It’s that time of year again! Our Annual AFL Open House is quickly approaching. We invite you to come join us at our office in Edmonton for some appetizers and beverages in good company. AFL Open House Wednesday, March 6 4:30 P.M. – 8:00 P.M. #300, 10408 124 Street NW, Edmonton RSVP to afl@afl.org or 780-483-3021
#300 - 10408 124 Street NW, Edmonton, Alberta
March 06, 2019 19:00-21:00

Red Deer Citizens' Forum - Health Care & Seniors

Please join the Seniors Task Force of Public Interest Alberta and Friends of Medicare for a Citizens' Forum on issues related to health care and seniors' issues on both a local and provincial level. This will be a moderated forum with three panel discussions and question and answer periods where citizens and community members can become informed and voice their concerns.
The Golden Circle Senior Resource Centre, 4620-47a Avenue
March 08, 2019

International Women's Day

March 12, 2019 09:00-16:30

Know Your Rights ~ Calgary

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: February 26, 2019

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 who are not Local Executive members. Please bring your (charged) smartphone and download the United Nurses of Alberta mobile app, if possible.
Courtyard Marriott Calgary Airport, 2500 48 Ave NE
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Courtyard Marriott Calgary Airport
March 13, 2019

Central District Meeting

Camrose, Alberta
March 13, 2019 09:00-16:30

PRC Workshop ~ Edmonton

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: February 27, 2019

For PRC Committee members and Local Executives only

You will develop knowledge and skills to help you provide information, support and encouragement to members who report Professional Responsibility Concerns, and to engage confidently with management representatives to achieve an effectively functioning PRC Committee. You will also learn how the PRC information that you enter in the DMS can be used to make effective presentations to CEOs and governing Boards. Case studies illustrating effective PRC communication and "success stories" will be presented. You will receive a print Study Guide at the workshop.

Please bring your copy of the collective agreement with you to this workshop
UNA Provincial Office, 7th Floor, 11150 Jasper Avenue
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Edmonton Office
March 13, 2019 18:30

9 to 5: Labour Standards in Alberta

Hosted by the Health Sciences Association of Alberta, this speakers series event features Bob Barnetson, a professor of labour relations at Athabasca University. His research focuses on the political economy of workplace injury, farm workers, and child labour in Alberta. He’s the author of The Political Economy of Workplace Injury in Canada (Athabasca University Press, 2010), co-editor of Farm Workers in Western Canada: Injustices and Activism (University of Alberta Press, 2016) and co-author of Health and Safety in Canadian Workplaces (Athabasca University Press, 2016).
Health Sciences Association of Alberta Office, 18410-100 Avenue NW, Edmonton
March 19, 2019 09:00-16:30

Know Your Rights ~ Edmonton

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: March 5, 2019

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 who are not Local Executive members. Please bring your (charged) smartphone and download the United Nurses of Alberta mobile app, if possible.
UNA Provincial Office, 7th Floor, 11150 Jasper Avenue
Google Map Link
Edmonton Office
March 20, 2019 09:00-16:30

OH&S - Basic Workshop ~ Calgary

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: March 6, 2019

For OH&S Committee members only This workshop gives members a basic understanding of how to interpret the Occupational Health and Safety Article in their Collective Agreement and to become familiar with Hazard Assessment forms and Site Inspection Forms. Members will also discuss and evaluate the OH&S culture of their workplace.

Attending this workshop is a requirement for members serving as a local representative on their Occupational Health and Safety Committee.

Please bring your copy of the collective agreement with you to this workshop.
Courtyard Marriott Calgary Airport, 2500 48 Ave NE
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Courtyard Marriott Calgary Airport
March 21, 2019 09:00-16:30

How to Run A Local Workshop - Administration ~ Edmonton

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: March 7, 2019

For new Local Executive members only

In this workshop, Local Executives will learn key components of a functioning Local, including strategic planning, meeting best-practices, and new member orientation. Through small and large-group discussion, activities, and even a mock meeting, participants will explore Local Executive roles, mentorship and coaching, and UNA’s Constitution, Policies, and Procedures. This workshop is designed for Local Executive members and District Representatives. It is one workshop in the three-part How to Run a Local series: Administration, Finance, and Labour Relations.
UNA Provincial Office, 7th Floor, 11150 Jasper Avenue
Google Map Link
Edmonton Office
March 25, 2019 13:00-16:30

AFL Political Action Forum (Lethbridge)

The Alberta Federation of Labour is holding Political Action Training Forums in Lethbridge, Edmonton and Calgary to help labour activists get ready for the upcoming election. These forums will provide introductory sessions which will cover an overview of electoral campaigns and the essential tools needed for labour activists wanting to get involved in supporting a labour-friendly candidate’s municipal, provincial or federal election campaign. Participants will learn about voting in the election, gain hands-on training for member to member campaigning and take away an informed understanding of what needs to be done when volunteering for a campaign. To register or for more information, email afl@afl.org or call 1-800-661-3995.
Galt Museum, 502 1 Street, Lethbridge, Alberta
March 26, 2019 09:00-16:30

How to Run A Local Workshop - Administration ~ Calgary

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: March 12, 2019

For new Local Executive members only

In this workshop, Local Executives will learn key components of a functioning Local, including strategic planning, meeting best-practices, and new member orientation. Through small and large-group discussion, activities, and even a mock meeting, participants will explore Local Executive roles, mentorship and coaching, and UNA’s Constitution, Policies, and Procedures. This workshop is designed for Local Executive members and District Representatives. It is one workshop in the three-part How to Run a Local series: Administration, Finance, and Labour Relations.
Courtyard Marriott Calgary Airport, 2500 48 Ave NE
Google Map Link
Courtyard Marriott Calgary Airport
March 26, 2019 13:00-16:30

AFL Political Action Forum (Edmonton)

The Alberta Federation of Labour is holding Political Action Training Forums in Lethbridge, Edmonton and Calgary to help labour activists get ready for the upcoming election. These forums will provide introductory sessions which will cover an overview of electoral campaigns and the essential tools needed for labour activists wanting to get involved in supporting a labour-friendly candidate’s municipal, provincial or federal election campaign. Participants will learn about voting in the election, gain hands-on training for member to member campaigning and take away an informed understanding of what needs to be done when volunteering for a campaign. To register or for more information, email afl@afl.org or call 1-800-661-3995.
Holiday Inn Express, 10010-104 Street, Edmonton
March 27, 2019 09:00-16:30

OH&S - Basic Workshop ~ Edmonton

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: March 13, 2019

For OH&S Committee members only

This workshop gives members a basic understanding of how to interpret the Occupational Health and Safety Article in their Collective Agreement and to become familiar with Hazard Assessment forms and Site Inspection Forms. Members will also discuss and evaluate the OH&S culture of their workplace.

Attending this workshop is a requirement for members serving as a local representative on their Occupational Health and Safety Committee.

Please bring your copy of the collective agreement with you to this workshop.
UNA Provincial Office, 7th Floor, 11150 Jasper Avenue
Google Map Link
Edmonton Office
March 28, 2019 13:00-16:30

AFL Political Action Forum (Calgary)

The Alberta Federation of Labour is holding Political Action Training Forums in Lethbridge, Edmonton and Calgary to help labour activists get ready for the upcoming election. These forums will provide introductory sessions which will cover an overview of electoral campaigns and the essential tools needed for labour activists wanting to get involved in supporting a labour-friendly candidate’s municipal, provincial or federal election campaign. Participants will learn about voting in the election, gain hands-on training for member to member campaigning and take away an informed understanding of what needs to be done when volunteering for a campaign. To register or for more information, email afl@afl.org or call 1-800-661-3995.
Hilton Garden Inn, 711-4 Street SE, Calgary