Dates available
  • Friday 19th June 2020 (9:00am - 4:30pm) Friday 20th November 2020 (9:00am - 4:30pm)

    Future Inn
    Cardiff
    CF10 4AU
    United Kingdom

  • Wednesday 7th (9:00am) - Friday 9th October (4:30pm) 2020

    Holiday Inn
    Newport
    United Kingdom

  • Wednesday 14th (9:00am) - Friday 16th October (4:30pm) 2020

    Village Hotel
    Ewloe
    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 NEU Cymru.