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Area 02 STEP UP Dec 13 2022

December 13, 2022 at 9:30am - December 13, 2022 at 5:00pm
North Island Area Office
1650 Terminal Ave N 106 Nanaimo, BC V9S 2L4 Canada
Lucy Oxman ·

STEP UP, our new introductory, one-day course for new and returning stewards, will introduce you to the BCGEU, explore our common values, union culture, and our diverse community of members. Through stories of solidarity and courage, you will gain the strength and support you need to begin your journey as a new or returning steward. Along the way, you will learn about your fundamental union rights and useful union tools and strategies for getting started in your role. You will leave feeling more informed, confident and ready to support a member through a Step 1 grievance. This course is the first step on our new learning pathway for stewards.


· 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.


Mask Usage Reminder:

All staff, members and visitors are required to wear a face mask when arriving at and departing and in all common areas of the office including elevators and meeting rooms. Mask usage will be optional in meetings, however if one participant asks for masks to be worn, all in attendance will comply.

Will you come?