Shop Steward Diploma Series

Our Shop Stewards Diploma series has three levels for you to complete.

The core courses of each level must be completed before moving on to the next level.
Elective courses can be taken any time either in-person or on the UFCW WebCampus.

Level 1 – Basic Training

Basic Training includes the following three courses: 

  • New Steward/Problem Solving
  • Note Taking/Grievance Handling
  • Collective Bargaining

Plus, you must also complete TWO elective courses to pass Level 1 – Basic Training.
You can do electives in person or choose any course under Labour Studies from our WebCampus.


Level 2 – Professional Training

Professional Training includes the following three courses:

  • Political Action
  • Mental Wellness at Work
  • Organizing

Plus, you must also complete THREE elective courses to pass Level 2 – Professional Training.
You can do electives in person or choose any course under Labour Studies from our WebCampus.


Level 3 – Master Training

Master Training includes the following three courses

  • Public Speaking
  • Table Talks
  •  Aboriginal Awareness

Plus, you must also complete FOUR elective courses to pass Level 3 – Master Training.
You can do electives in person or choose any course under Labour Studies from our WebCampus.

The Shop Steward Elective Classes

Electives can taken in person at the UFCW Training Centre in Winnipeg or Brandon or online at the UFCW WebCampus.

You can do them in any order as long as you complete the number of classes required for each level.

 

Our web campus is located at www.UFCW.ca/WebCampus
 

Download your Shop Steward Materials here

Collective Bargaining

New Steward/Problem Solving

Note Taking/Grievance Handling

Organizing

Public Speaking

 

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