The Organising Steward (For Workplace Stewards)

9 January – 6 February 2024

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

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5 Tuesdays IN PERSON 10am – 4pm

You will be required to attend all 5 dates below:

Tuesday 9 January – 10am – 4pm
Tuesday 16 January – 10am – 4pm
Tuesday 23 January – 10am – 4pm
Tuesday 30 January – 10am – 4pm
Tuesday 6 Febraury – 10am – 4pm

This is a five-day course for UNISON stewards and workplace representatives. It covers the role of the stewards in UNISON, UNISON structure, basic organisational, representational and communication skills, equalities and all the basics a steward needs to know in order to take on this role.

This course is included in the National Qualifications and Credit Framework. Completion of this course will provide a TUC Award.

Please note there is a £75 charge to your UNISON branch for this course

Application Details

To apply for a place please register your interest via your MyUnison account by logging in here: and then clicking on ‘UNISON Courses’.

Instructions for how to do so can be downloaded here: Registering your interest in a course online.

If you have any difficulty creating or accessing a MyUNISON account, please get in touch with UNISONdirect for assistance on 0800 0857 857 or via their online form at

If you have any further queries about this course, please get in touch with the West Midlands Education Team by emailing or calling 0121 685 3104