Course Details

  • If you are passionate about employment rights and the fair treatment of colleagues in the workplace, this stage one course is the essential start of your journey to becoming a workplace Union Rep. You will find out what it means to be a Union Rep and gain insight in to the wider union, how to represent members effectively and how to take up both collective and individual issues with your employer.

    By the end of the course you will have developed the skills you need to be an effective rep and will be ready to progress to the next level of union training.

  • You must be a representative of a TUC affiliated trade union and have authorisation from your workplace to attend.

  • You’ll be monitored and assessed by your tutor throughout the duration of this 10-week course via assignment, project and classroom/workplace-based activities.

In one of The Manchester College’s 19 Centres of Excellence you’ll develop the skills and gain the qualifications that you need to take the next steps towards your dream career.

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