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  • 14 July 2020 at 09:30 AM
    Arena Point, Manchester

    Health and Safety Starter 14th July 2020 Manchester

    An essential course for all new H&S Reps and Stewards who want to know more about organising around H&S.

    A 3 day block 14th, 15th and 16th July

  • 14 July 2020 at 09:30 AM
    Cotton Exchange, Manchester

    Health and Safety Starter 14th July 2020 Liverpool

    An essential course for all new H&S Reps and Stewards who want to know more about organising around H&S.

    A 3 day block 14th, 15th and 16th July

  • 14 July 2020 at 09:30 AM
    Preston, venue to be confirmed

    Health and Safety Starter 14th July 2020 Preston

    An essential course for all new H&S Reps and Stewards who want to know more about organising around H&S.

    A 3 day block 14th, 15th and 16th July

  • 20 July 2020 at 12:05 PM

    Keeping Posture Healthy, 20th July, 12.05 -12.45pm

    This 40 minute lunchtime session looks at exercises and stretches you can do in your chair to maintain a healthy posture: lots of us are working from home at the moment, and may be working in a way that can be detrimental to our posture and have the potential to cause discomfort.

    This session will be run by Carolyn Beiert. Carolyn is a qualified fitness instructor, working in the fitness industry for 19 years: leading aerobic and toning fitness sessions, working with GP referrals and creating fitness sessions specifically for older people. She also runs a popular Nordic walking group.

    Please RSVP to the event and we will email you our course paperwork. Once we have received this back from you we will send you out a link that will allow you to access the webinar.

    To make this webinar effective we have capped the number of places on the webinar. Please do not RSVP to the event unless you are committed to attending.

  • 22 July 2020 at 05:00 PM

    Staying Strong Twilight Webinar, 5 - 6pm, 22nd July 2020

    This session is to help identify different types of stress and help members manage and cope with stressful situations in their lives. In this session you will:

    • Know what stress is
    • Identify physical and behavioural signs of stress
    • Know what different types of stress are
    • Be aware of techniques and strategies to combat stress
    • Identify achievable things you can do today to unwind and combat stress

    Please RSVP to the event and we will email you our course paperwork. Once we have received this back from you we will send you out a link that will allow you to access the webinar.

    After the webinar you will be able to access to our web based online learning platform with supplementary learning materials.

    To make this webinar effective we have capped the number of places on the webinar. Please do not RSVP to the event unless you are committed to attending.

  • 30 July 2020 at 10:00 AM

    Developing Online Branch Communications, 30th July 2020

    *This course is for UNISON stewards*

    Staying connected feels more important now than ever. This 2 hour webinar will develop your understanding of:

    • How you can use social media to maintain contact with members and develop campaigns,
    • Using virtual meeting apps such as Zoom/Go To/Google Meet / Skype
    • An insight in to using WARMS for bulk member emails
    • Other apps that you can use for branch members to stay in contact with each other.

    This course is open to any UNISON workplace reps.

    To book on this course, please RSVP to the course with your name and email address.  You will be sent out a link to the webinar a week before the course.

  • 26 August 2020 at 10:00 AM

    Dealing with Pupil Violence in PRIMARY School, 10am - 12pm, 26th August

    This is session is designed for schools staff who work in primary schools. During the session you will explore how to:

    • Identify general physiological signs of anger
    • Understand how to appropriately and effectively respond to anger and aggression
    • Identify common triggers to anger
    • Recognise the levels of anger in primary school aged children
    • Learn appropriate interventions for each level of anger
    • Develop strategies to manage your own emotions
    • Understand methods of self-protection
    • Understand how to maintain physical ‘safe’ distance and demonstrate Positive Defensive Standing (PDS)

    The session is run by Jez Brigham from 2Resolve training. Jez has worked in school settings with children and adults with emotional and behavioural issues and delivers training to schools staff on supporting children.

    This webinar will be run on Zoom. Please RSVP to the event and we will email you our course paperwork. Once we have received this back from you we will send you out a link that will allow you to access the webinar.

    After the webinar you will be able to access support from 2 Resolve for 2 months after the course and gain access to our web based online learning platform with supplementary learning materials.

    To make this webinar effective we have capped the number of places on the webinar. Please do not RSVP to the event unless you are committed to attending.

  • 26 August 2020 at 02:00 PM

    Promoting Positive Behaviour with Covid Rules in School, 26th Aug, 2- 4pm

    In preparation for returning to school in September, UNISON have put together this session for schools staff to be able to support children returning to school environment and readjusting to either school as normal, or school with extra regulations. In this session you will:
     
    • Understand how to prevent and manage challenging behaviour 
    • Explore and identify methods for defining and keeping personal boundaries
    • Develop systems for promoting structure and positive behaviour after so long away from school
    • Identify ways of engaging children in conversations about Covid
    • Understand how to recognise and respond effectively to pupils presenting challenging behaviour
    • To examine the reasons why young people can display challenging behaviour
    • To explore ways in which we can influence a positive learning environment

    Obviously, the outcomes to this course may change a little as we get closer to the time and understand how the Coronavirus situation has changed.

    The session is run by Jez Brigham from 2Resolve training. Jez has worked in school settings with children and adults with emotional and behavioural issues and delivers training to schools staff on supporting children.

    This webinar will be run on Zoom. Please RSVP to the event and we will email you our course paperwork. Once we have received this back from you we will send you out a link that will allow you to access the webinar.

    After the webinar you will be able to access support from 2 Resolve for 2 months after the course and gain access to our web based online learning platform with supplementary learning materials.

    To make this webinar effective we have capped the number of places on the webinar. Please do not RSVP to the event unless you are committed to attending.

  • 27 August 2020 at 10:00 AM

    Promoting Positive Behaviour with Covid Rules in School, 27th Aug 10am - 12pm

    In preparation for returning to school in September, UNISON have put together this session for schools staff to be able to support children returning to school environment and readjusting to either school as normal, or school with extra regulations. In this session you will:
     
    • Understand how to prevent and manage challenging behaviour 
    • Explore and identify methods for defining and keeping personal boundaries
    • Develop systems for promoting structure and positive behaviour after so long away from school
    • Identify ways of engaging children in conversations about Covid
    • Understand how to recognise and respond effectively to pupils presenting challenging behaviour
    • To examine the reasons why young people can display challenging behaviour
    • To explore ways in which we can influence a positive learning environment

    Obviously, the outcomes to this course may change a little as we get closer to the time and understand how the Coronavirus situation has changed.

    The session is run by Jez Brigham from 2Resolve training. Jez has worked in school settings with children and adults with emotional and behavioural issues and delivers training to schools staff on supporting children.

    This webinar will be run on Zoom. Please RSVP to the event and we will email you our course paperwork. Once we have received this back from you we will send you out a link that will allow you to access the webinar.

    After the webinar you will be able to access support from 2 Resolve for 2 months after the course and gain access to our web based online learning platform with supplementary learning materials.

    To make this webinar effective we have capped the number of places on the webinar. Please do not RSVP to the event unless you are committed to attending. 

  • 27 August 2020 at 02:00 PM

    Dealing with Pupil Violence in SECONDARY school, 2- 4pm, 27th Aug

    This is session is designed for schools staff who work in secondary schools. During the session you will explore how to:

    • Identify general physiological signs of anger
    • Understand how to appropriately and effectively respond to anger and aggression
    • Identify common triggers to anger
    • Recognise the levels of anger in secondary school aged children
    • Learn appropriate interventions for each level of anger
    • Develop strategies to manage your own emotions
    • Understand methods of self-protection
    • Understand how to maintain physical ‘safe’ distance and demonstrate Positive Defensive Standing (PDS)

    The session is run by Jez Brigham from 2Resolve training. Jez has worked in school settings with children and adults with emotional and behavioural issues and delivers training to schools staff on supporting children.

    This webinar will be run on Zoom. Please RSVP to the event and we will email you our course paperwork. Once we have received this back from you we will send you out a link that will allow you to access the webinar.

    After the webinar you will be able to access support from 2 Resolve for 2 months after the course and gain access to our web based online learning platform with supplementary learning materials.

    To make this webinar effective we have capped the number of places on the webinar. Please do not RSVP to the event unless you are committed to attending.


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