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Bargaining for a green new deal: A one day training course

This course is for all Green reps along with those in the branch who are interested in bargaining around environmental issues. The course will help reps navigate UCU Green New Deal bargaining advice and enable you to work on a potential claim to the employer along with looking at a deep organising approach to any campaign strategy.

Bargaining courses

Course details

Course meeting dates:

Please ensure you can attend the entire course prior to submitting your application  form. Please further ensure you have secured time off from your employer to attend.
Course meeting times:

We hold this course either online or in the classroom over one day

Course time commitment:Roughly 8 - 10 hours including pre course and self-directed work
Location:Online and virtual teams/zoom weekly course meetings.

Course content

The course will be taught via a mixture of a virtual course meetings, group activities both in and out of the course meetings.

the course will cover the following:

  • why climate justice is a trade union issue 
  • preparing a Green New Deal (GND) claim 
  • building UCU locally  - how to get members fully involved
  • strengthening links with other unions, students and wider community
  • campaigning around your green new deal claim.
UCU courses are funded via members' contributions and public funding.

If you are interested in the above GND bargaining course please complete the form below and tick Green reps along with any other courses you might be interested in