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  • CLOSED Area 03/04 More Than A Movie! Trolls on the big screen at BC PLACE

    Sunday, June 02, 2024 at 11:00 AM
    BC Place Stadium in Vancouver BC, BC, Canada

    Component 17 Executive has purchased a limited number of tickets for More Than A Movie Trolls on the big screen at BC Place on Sunday, June 2, 2024, and you're invited to enter into a raffle to attend for free.

     

    Event Details : Each ticket includes an admission and access to on-field activities, a hot dog, popcorn, and fizzy drink. There will be exhilarating on-field activities like mini-golfface paintingcarnival games, and kicking soccer balls with the Vancouver Whitecaps, throwing footballs with the BC Lions, shooting baskets with the Vancouver Bandits, and photos with their team mascots. School of Rock will be performing with their Junior and Senior bands and will also have an 'Instrument Petting Zoo' for kids. Attendees can enjoy an exclusive tour of the BC Sports Hall of Fame. Then, the highlight of the event will be a screening of the movie 'Trolls Band Together', on the world's second largest LED screen!

    Enter to win up to 4 free tickets for you and your family and friends.

     PLACE: BC Place Stadium, 777 Pacific Boulevard, Vancouver BC

     DATE: Sunday, June 2, 2024

     TIME: Doors open at 11:00 a.m. Movie on the big screen starts at 1:30 p.m.

     

    Once you click on the link you will be entered into the draw. Registration for the raffle will close at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 23, 2024. We will be doing the draw on the Friday, May 24, 2024 and only winners will be contacted! Each individual winner may request up to four tickets each, one for yourself plus up to three guests.

    To find out more information about this event click here:

     https://kidsupfrontvancouver.com/more-than-a-movie/

     On behalf of the Component 17 Executive.

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  • Area 05 - Locals 705, 805, 1005 and 1705 - Joint Enhanced Steward Training

    Wednesday, June 05, 2024 at 09:00 AM
    Kamloops BCGEU Area Office in Kamloops, BC, Canada

    Please join fellow Local 705, 805, 1005 and 1705 Stewards and Local Executives for a one day, in-person workshop to learn more about Joint Labour Management Committees.

    The goal of this workshop is to provide you, with the knowledge, tools, and resources to ensure you have a successful Joint Labour Management Committee (JLMC) at your worksite.

    Please provide your paid hours for your LOA, if you require a hotel and if you have any dietary restrictions. 

  • Area 10 Bowling Event

    Sunday, June 09, 2024 at 02:00 PM
    Hypertension Bowling in Dawson Creek, BC, Canada

    BCGEU Member & Family Spring Bowling Event

    Where: Hypertension Bowling

    151 102nd Ave Dawson Creek BC

    When: June 9, 2024

    From 2:00pm – 4:00pm 

    All BCGEU members and their families are invited to attend a family bowling event.

    Snacks and beverages will be provided as well as the cost of bowling. Sponsored by the BCGEU Rural Outreach Funds. Members of your Area 10 Cross Component Committee look forward to seeing you!

     

    Space is limited to 60 spots and is on a first come, first serve basis.

     

  • Local 603 Enhanced Steward Training

    Tuesday, June 25, 2024 at 09:00 AM
    Musqueam Meeting Room in Vancouver, BC, Canada

    Date: May 24, 2024

    To: BCGEU Local 603 Stewards

    Re: Local 603 One-Day Enhanced Steward Training

     

    Date: Tuesday, June 25, 2024

    Time: 9:00 am to 4:30 pm

    Location: BCGEU Lower Mainland Area Office

    130-2920 Virtual Way, Vancouver

    Musqueam Meeting Room

    This one-day course on Tuesday, June 25th, is open to Local 603 stewards and Local 603 Executive members.

     

    This steward training is an opportunity for Local 603 stewards to get to know each other, and to discuss worksite issues and different approaches in addressing same.

     

    The topics that will be covered include:

    - attendance management, steward's role in investigation meetings, duty to accommodate, 1.10 complaints, Component Agreement Appendix 4 Workload

     

    You must register for the course by no later than 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, June 6th using the link below:

    http://events.bcgeu.ca/local_603_enhanced_steward_training 

    *Please note that there are a limited number of spaces available. *

     

    As the Union will provide a union-paid leave-of-absence (LOA) for this course, please state the number of hours you will need for an LOA for June 25th on the registration form.

     

    In solidarity,

     

    Kevin Ball

    Local 603 Chair

     

    Kay Sinclair

    Staff Representative

    KES/TO/FYI L603 Enhanced Stwrd Training

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  • 1703 Enhanced Steward Training

    Tuesday, June 25, 2024 at 09:00 AM
    Squamish Room in Vancouver, BC, Canada

    Local 1703 stewards are invited to attend a one-day Enhanced Steward Training on June 25, 2024. Topics for the course will include:

    - Discipline grievances

    - Supporting members in investigation meetings

    - Dealing with difficult managers

    - The grievance process: a review

    This course is being offered on multiple dates, but the course content is the same. Please ensure you only register for ONE course date.

    A Leave of Absence (LOA) form will be provided to those who request one. LOA requests must include the number of hours required.

    Lunch will be provided on the course date so please let us know if you have any dietary restrictions.

  • Local 304 Steward Fundamentals

    Thursday, July 04, 2024 at 09:00 AM through July 05, 2024
    BCGEU Fraser Valley Area Office in Langley, BC, Canada

    Steward Fundamentals is a two-day foundation-level course for new 304 Stewards. It focuses on the essential skills every steward needs to know. Through discussion and interactive group activities, you will be introduced to the key roles and responsibilities of a steward as advocate, educator, organizer, and communicator. Stewards will leave feeling more confident, effective in their role, and skillful in their interactions with members and the employer. 

    A union-paid leave-of-absence is provided for this course. Please provide how many hours you work per shift on the registration form. Lunch will be provided, please advise of dietary restrictions and/or allergies.

  • 1703 Enhanced Steward Training

    Thursday, September 12, 2024 at 09:00 AM
    LMAO - Squamish Room in Vancouver, BC, Canada

    Local 1703 stewards are invited to attend a one-day Enhanced Steward Training on September 12, 2024. Topics for the course will include:

    - Discipline grievances

    - Supporting members in investigation meetings

    - Dealing with difficult managers

    - The grievance process: a review

    This course is being offered on multiple dates, but the course content is the same. Please ensure you only register for ONE course date.

    A Leave of Absence (LOA) form will be provided to those who request one. LOA requests must include the number of hours required.

    Lunch will be provided on the course date so please let us know if you have any dietary restrictions.

  • Area 05 In-Person STEP UP! Course (Area 05 Members) - 1 Day

    Wednesday, October 16, 2024 at 09:00 AM
    Kamloops BCGEU Area Office in Kamloops, BC, Canada

    Whether you're a brand new BCGEU member or you've been a member for a while, this STEP UP! workshop will introduce you to our union and help you develop your skills and knowledge around your rights as a worker and the role the union plays in supporting workers, their families, and our communities. Through stories of courage and strength, you will gain the clarity and support you need along with some useful union tools and strategies to get started with the BCGEU. You will leave feeling more informed, confident, and ready to connect with your co-workers.

    • A union-paid leave-of-absence is provided for this course.
    • Travel, meals and accommodation, if required, are also provided.
    • Reasonable child and/or other dependent care expenses may be reimbursed.

  • 1703 Enhanced Steward Training

    Friday, October 18, 2024 at 09:00 AM
    LMAO - Squamish Room in Vancouver, BC, Canada

    Local 1703 stewards are invited to attend a one-day Enhanced Steward Training on October 18, 2024. Topics for the course will include:

    - Discipline grievances

    - Supporting members in investigation meetings

    - Dealing with difficult managers

    - The grievance process: a review

    This course is being offered on multiple dates, but the course content is the same. Please ensure you only register for ONE course date.

    A Leave of Absence (LOA) form will be provided to those who request one. LOA requests must include the number of hours required.

    Lunch will be provided on the course date so please let us know if you have any dietary restrictions.

  • Area 12 - StepUP!

    Tuesday, November 05, 2024 at 09:00 AM
    Terrace Area Office in Terrace, BC, Canada

    Whether you're a brand new BCGEU member or you've been a member for a while, this STEP UP! workshop will introduce you to our union and help you develop your skills and knowledge around your rights as a worker and the role the union plays in supporting workers, their families, and our communities. Through stories of courage and strength, you will gain the clarity and support you need along with some useful union tools and strategies to get started with the BCGEU. You will leave feeling more informed, confident, and ready to connect with your co-workers.

    • A union-paid leave-of-absence is provided for this course.
    • Travel, meals and accommodation, if required, are also provided.
    • Reasonable child and/or other dependent care expenses may be reimbursed.