Beginning January 2015, the PSAC Prairie Region will host monthly, interactive webinars as an outlet for members to learn about critical issues and get important updates. The webinars will also be an opportunity for members to ask questions and give feedback.
The webinars will be held on the second Wednesday of every month and will feature guest speakers who are experts in the field. Register in advance for these exciting webinars by clicking on the title of the event below.
- Bargaining Basics
January 14, 2015, 7:00 p.m. (MB/SK) / 6:00 p.m. (AB)
Learn how bargaining works and the process required to implement your collective agreement.
- Retirement Revolution
February 11, 2015, 7:00 p.m. (MB/SK) / 6:00 p.m. (AB)
With pensions under attack and no increase to CPP in sight, we discuss how to protect your future and retire with dignity.
- Childcare: Our Vision for Tomorrow
March 11, 2015, 7:00 p.m. (MB) / 6:00 p.m. (AB/SK)
Don’t have kids? Doesn’t matter! Access to quality, affordable childcare affects everyone. Find out why.
- Let’s Get Political
April 8, 2015, 7:00 p.m. (MB) / 6:00 p.m. (AB/SK)
With a federal election looming, find out how to exercise your political rights while protecting your jobs.
- Turn Back Time
May 13, 2015, 7:00 p.m. (MB) / 6:00 p.m. (AB/SK)
Not just for history buffs! A look back at labour history, the origins of your union, and what we’re fighting to hold on to.
- Health & Safety Solutions
June 10, 2015, 7:00 p.m. (MB) / 6:00 p.m. (AB/SK)
Bill C-4 changed workplace health and safety as we know it. Learn about your rights under the Code and provincially.
And this is just the beginning! We have many more topics lined up for future webinars, but we also want to hear from you. Is there a specific topic you’d like us to host a webinar on?
Send us your suggestions, as well as your feedback on the webinars you participate in over the next few months, to help us improve this new and exciting Prairies initiative.
Download the Webinar Wednesday poster below to post on your workplace union bulletin board, or to circulate to other coworkers.