The Law at Work

Introduction to Employment Law


This is a follow on course for stewards or union representatives who wish to know the basics of employment law. The course includes the following:


  • Background to the law
  • Contracts of Employment
  • Unfair Dismissal
  • Tribunals
  • Equality Law

3 day block


Know your Rights as a Steward


This is a 1 day course for Stewards and Union Reps to update them on their rights. In recent years we have seen attacks from employers on facility time and changes to legislation through the Trade Union Act 2016.

The course will discuss these changes and help develop strategies to continue to represent our members.


Disability Discrimination Law

This 1 day course will give reps an introduction to the law on disability and will include the following:

  • Legal definition of disability
  • A definition of discrimination
  • Reasonable Adjustments


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