Climate Crisis

Thursday 21st, 28th July 4th, 11th August

This course will look at a ‘just transition’ to a greener economy, where workers have a central voice in planning the transition. It’s one where no workers or communities are left behind. And where new jobs that are created are just as good as any that are lost in terms of pay, skills, pensions and trade union recognition.

The course will cover a range of topics including:

What is Just Transition?
  • Understanding the climate and environmental emergency and identifying the impact on your workplace.
  • Working to identify sustainability issues that need to be raised with employers
  • How to carry out workplace environmental audits.
  • How to review and develop workplace environmental policies and agreements
  • Awareness raising and promotion of green workplace practices.
Handling Grievance & Disciplines

Tuesday 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th August, 6th September
(Evenings, 6.30 to 8.30pm)

This course aims to provide union reps with deeper understanding of resolving members problems through the grievance process and representing members facing disciplinary action.

The course will include:

  • Understanding discipline and grievance process and procedures.
  • Increasing knowledge of the law surrounding the handling of discipline and grievance in the workplace.

Suitable for representatives who wishes to learn more about the grievance and disciplinary process, especially Union Reps who may have responsibility for this in relation to their members.

If you are interested in the above course please return a completed application form by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ensuring you supply the email address you wish the Zoom invitation issued to. A training course application form and a special leave application can be found at the bottom of this article. It is also important that you seek time-off to attend from your employer at an early stage.

Confirmation of acceptance on your chosen course(s) will be issued directly from ICTU.

Please note courses maybe subject to change.