Register FREE for TUC Women’s Conference to discuss, debate and learn about wins for women at work and the unfinished agenda of women’s equality
Please find below details regarding the TUC LGBT+ Conference which will be a virtual, online event this year, with no delegate system, and is open to LGBT+ trade unionists and allies.
Please see the outline below regarding the course we will be running next month.
Course Title: Mental Health Awareness
Dates: 12th & 13th June 2018
Location: Regional Office- Nottingham
This course focuses on why it is important to raise awareness of mental health issues and how people with mental health issues are discriminated against. It will also cover aspects of disability discrimination Law and the role that GMB Workplace Representatives can play in building a supportive workplace.
The course is open to GMB Workplace Representatives in the Midland and East Coast Region
Email: Education Midlands if you wish to attend
There is a 2 Day Training Course on Autism in the workplace for GMB Shop Stewards/Branch Secretaries on the 6 and 7th November 2017 . The course is run by Debbie Austin from Autism East Midlands and the course will be at GMB Midland and East Coast Region 542 Woodborough Rd, Nottingham, NG3 5FJ
More course info below
If you are interested please email Rachelle Wilkins at the GMB
Pensions Made Simple - 4 half hour webinars for GMB members
GMB are pleased to announce the opening of registration for all four half hour free webinars for GMB members, which includes GMB Northants Branch members
Please see below information regarding the upcoming Mental Health First Aid Course to be held here at Nottingham Regional Office on 27th and 28th February 2017
If you wish to attend, please email our Regional Education Officer by Monday 13th February.
The GMB Midland and East Coast Region will be holding its annual Women’s Conference on Thursday 27th and Friday 28th April 2017 at the Hilton Leicester Hotel, 21 Junction Approach, Leicester LE19 1WQ.
The Conference will cover various topics which impact women both within the workplace and the home. The conference aims to inspire and empower women and offers them an opportunity to get to know other GMB members.
Find out more information and register here
GMB YOUNG MEMBERS SUMMIT - SUNDAY 12TH AND MONDAY 13TH NOVEMBER 2016, HOSTED BY BIRMINGHAM AND WEST MIDLANDS REGION - CALL FOR DELEGATES
The GMB Young Members Summit will take place on Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th of November 2016.
The Summit will take place at The Studio, 7 Cannon Street, Birmingham B2 5EP and will provide delegates with the opportunity to attend training workshops, hear from GMB Young Members Representatives and hear from a number of external speakers.
Accommodation for Saturday 12th November has been reserved at the Premier Inn, Waterloo Street, Birmingham but we will need to know if you:
· have a special dietary requirement
· require a room with disabled access
If you are interested in attending the Summit, then please email firstname.lastname@example.org no later Monday 3rd October 2016. Only six delegates from each region may attend the Summit so if you would like to attend please respond quickly.
Further information will follow to successful delegates in due course.
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