Local 1703 Enhanced Stewards Training

November 09, 2017 at 9am - November 09, 2017 at 5pm
LMAO - Musqueam Room
2920 Virtual Way 130 Vancouver, BC V5M 4X3 Canada
Lisa Luthje ·

You are invited to attend Local 1703's enhanced steward training on November 9, 2017 at the Lower Mainland Area Office.


Date: November 9, 2017

Time: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Place: BCGEU Lower Mainland Area Office – Musqueam Room

130-2920 Virtual Way, Vancouver, BC V5M 0C4


If you are interested in attending, please RSVP below. Registration is limited.



1. Grievance 101

· Effective step 1 meetings

· Investigation of the facts of a grievance

· Filling out grievance forms and providing supporting documentation

· Forwarding grievances to the Union – best practices

· The role of the steward and the staff representative


2. The role of the steward

· Duty of fair representation

· Confidentiality

· Union orientation

· Attending local meetings and provide a worksite report


3. Building a stronger worksite steward

· Best practices for:

o representing a member in a discipline meeting

o representing a member in an entitlement meeting

o representing a member in an investigation meeting

· Steward resources

· Joint training

· Union activities outside of the workplace

Will you come?