Dates available
  • Wednesday 23rd (9:00am) - Friday 25th September (4:30pm) 2020

    NEU Regional Office
    Paragon Business Park, Chorley New Road
    Bolton
    BL6 6HG
    United Kingdom

  • Monday 23rd (9:00am) - Wednesday 25th November (4:30pm) 2020

    NEU Regional Office
    Paragon Business Park, Chorley New Road
    Bolton
    BL6 6HG
    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.