Dealing with a Grievance (For Workplace Stewards)

28 – 29 November 2023

UNISON West Midlands Regional Centre, 24 Livery Street, Birmingham, B3 2PA

This course will take place FACE TO FACE at UNISON West Midlands Regional Centre It is advisable that new representatives attend the Handling Grievance and Disciplinary Casework course before applying for this course. This 2 day course is based on a single case study and utilises filmed extracts of the case as it unfolds. The […]

Supporting Reps Wellbeing (ONLINE)

28 November 2023 10:00am–1:00pm


As a union representative you will be dealing with lots of workplace issues and cases that can be stressful and pressurized. Due to the busy nature of the representative role, you often don’t have much time to reflect on your own wellbeing. It is important to maintain good mental wellbeing so you can effectively help […]

Managing Your Financial Future – A Regional Black Members Event

26 July 2022 5:30pm–6:30pm


a free webinar to help you make the most of your money and secure your financial future.

How to secure the income you need when you retire – A Regional Black Members Event

3 May 2022 5:00pm–6:00pm


Lighthouse Financial Advice will deliver a webinar designed to help UNISON members make good decisions when deciding how and when to secure the income they need to live comfortably for the rest of their lives.

For King and Another Country

28 October 2021 6:00pm–7:30pm

Online - Via Teams

The author of ‘for King and Another country will talk about her book

Family History – An Introduction

21 October 2021 6:30pm–7:30pm

Online - Via Teams

An introduction to the world of genealogy

Building Our New Normal – Work & Emotional Justice

19 October 2021 6:30pm–7:30pm

Online - Via Teams

Building Our New Normal – Work & Emotional Justice

UNISON Race Protocol Training

14 October 2021 6:00pm–7:30pm

Online - Via Teams

UNISONS Race Protocol sets out a clear process for dealing with Race discrimination cases, UNISON West Midlands Case Referral Unit Lead and a representative from Thompsons Solicitors will explain the protocol and discuss dealing with discrimination cases.

Black in UK Politics

12 October 2021 6:30pm–8:00pm

Online - Via Teams

A Panel will discuss being Black in UK Politics and explore how to improve representation.

Curry: The Story of the Nation’s Favourite Dish

7 October 2021 6:30pm–7:30pm

Online - Via Teams

Shrabani Basu will be talking about her book and telling the story of Curry

How to Eliminate Racism in the UK

5 October 2021 6:00pm–7:30pm

Online - Via Teams

The panel will discuss and reflect on racism in the UK and how they believe this can be tackled.

Regional Black Members SOG

14 September 2021 6:00pm–7:30pm

Online - Via Teams

Meeting of the West Midlands Regional Black Members Self Organised Group. Members within the West Midlands who identifies as Black are welcome to attend. Outcome

Indian Farmers Dispute

13 July 2021 6:30pm–7:30pm

Online - Via Teams

The Indian Farmers Dispute, how it came about and what’s happened so far..

Covid-19 Vaccine Information Event

8 July 2021 6:00pm–7:00pm

Online - Via Teams

Information and update on the Covid 19 Vaccine Programme

Bystander Intervention Training

29 June 2021 6:00pm–8:00pm

Online - Via Teams

The regional Black Members Self Organised Group, in conjunction with Communities Inc has organised Bystander intervention Training. The aim of this session is to: Explore why people don’t intervene Examine Case studies provide suggested interventions An overview of building the ally muscle More information PLACES ARE LIMITED to book please contact  Outcome