Dates available
  • Wednesday 29th April 2020 (9:00am - 5:00pm) Wednesday 3rd June 2020 (9:00am - 5:00pm) Wednesday 8th July 2020 (9:00am - 5:00pm)

    Rms 1&2, Hamilton House
    Friends House
    London
    United Kingdom

  • Wednesday 8th (9:00am) - Friday 10th July (5:00pm) 2020

    CiFAS, 6th Floor, Lynton House
    7-12 Tavistock Square
    London
    WC1H 9LT
    United Kingdom

  • Thursday 24th September 2020 (9:00am - 4:30pm) Thursday 5th November 2020 (9:00am - 4:30pm) Thursday 3rd December 2020 (9:00am - 4:30pm)

    Hamilton House
    London
    WC1H 9BD
    United Kingdom

About the event

Reps Foundation is a three-day course for newly elected reps or those who have not previously attended training. Please note! You must sign up to all 3 days! You have the legal right to reasonable paid time off to attend training in your new workplace rep role. Any problems with this please contact your Regional/Wales office.

It will enable you to:

  • Develop the NEU presence in your workplace.
  • Understand the challenges facing teachers and the NEU.
  • Know your rights and the range of support available to you.
  • Represent members individually and collectively.
  • Negotiate with and influence management.
  • Build campaigns in your workplace and community.
  • Act as local NEU leader in your workplace.

For further advice on eligibility, negotiating release from work, or for assistance with access and expenses, please contact your regional office.