This is the BECTU rep's course list for 2020. 

Click the link on the course title for more information about the course itself and email us from within the website itself to reserve a place. 

BECTU rep's courses will give you the skills and knowledge you need to support our members and help make your own workplace a better and fairer place to work.

If you have been appointed as a BECTU workplace representative then you may be entitled to paid release to undergo training for the role (please check with head office).

 The main core programme 2020

2 April

Neurodiversity Skills

7 & 28 April

Negotiating Skills

14 May

Union Reps Part 1: Key Skills for Union Reps Postponed due to Covid-19

3 & 4 June

Union  Reps Part 2: Representing Members

postponed due to Covid-19

4 & 5 June

Introduction to Employment Law

Postponed due to Covid-19

1-3 July

The Effective Health & Safety Representative

Other dates for later in the year will be added in 2020 


Background information

The core programme is run at the union's head office in Clapham but we can also run courses around the country where there is sufficient demand and local reps request them. Please ask us about this.
Please email Lesley Burt or call her on 0207 346 0920 for anything to do with booking a place, arranging travel and accommodation or if you have special requirements to enable you to attend. Lesley will also route any queries you may have about course content/suitability.