Chief Shop Steward

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HEU’s Chief Shop Steward one-day workshop provides participants with in-depth training on more complex types of grievances.

This workshop is for Chief Shop Stewards, Steward Coordinators or Site-specific Representatives.

The goals for this workshop are identifying common challenges and successes in maintaining a strong shop steward team that works effectively with the local executive, providing training and tools to assist chief steward/site representatives to mentor less experienced activists, encouraging responsive leadership development and recruiting new activists, and discussing individual action plans that foster personal leadership skills and create regional support networks.

The application process has three parts:
1.Members apply to attend the course.
2.The local union prioritizes the order in which applicants from the local should be selected by making a 1st, 2nd and 3rd choice.
3.You must be a shop steward to apply for this workshop.

Once the applicant and local union officer have completed the application form, please return the application to the HEU Provincial Office.