14 more activists have joined the OH&S activists in taking classes at NADC. These 14 will be taking three days of the Steward Learning Series. This series will assist them in their ability to represent our members.
Local #4653 Fort St. John schools is providing a social evening tonight with appetizers being served in the Scotty Pomeroy room at 6:00 pm.
Come on out and meet your fellow brother and sisters who are attending the various NADC classes.
People have arrived for the Occupational Health and Safety course, the instructors are getting things ready in the Sterling room and people are excited to get the course underway. Some CUPE education at its finest !
CUPE – NORTHERN AREA DISTRICT COUNCIL
TRAVEL ASSISTANCE GRANT
Travel grants amounting to $6,000 per NADC meeting (total of $12,000 per year) are available to assist Locals in sending delegates to the regular NADC meetings and/or courses. CUPE BC allocates $6,000 per year and is matched by NADC.
The deadline to apply is September 15th, 2016
See the form for full details.
Adopt a Local
CUPE 3799 has established an annual bursary in the amount of $1000 to be granted to a CUPE Local of less than 50 members that is sending a member to any CUPE Training. Preference will be given to Locals in the north.
If your Local would like to apply, please send Local 3799 a letter via email, fax or mail stating that you would like to apply and what training your local member/s will be attending. Deadline for applications is September 15th, 2016
See the PDF for details about the courses and dates. Pay close attention to the dates of the classes as it isn’t a typical week of classes.
Pomeroy Hotels in Fort St. John is the location of the 2016 Fall NADC school. All classes will be held there. Please see the pdf for details about hotel room booking. Note must be done by September 2nd. to get the special rate. Quote NADC16 as the group rate.
What a great turnout at NADC Spring School in Prince Rupert! We had a busy week of courses, meetings and elections and for the first time in a long time all executive positions have been filled! Congrats to all that let their names stand & look forward to working with you all! Special thanks to Rick Gilkir for the Social on Wednesday & a fantastic supper with “excellent door prizes” on Thursday.
Thank to all brothers and sisters who took time away from your families to attend these very important educational days and hope to see you all in Fort St John for fall school on the last week of September.
If your local has any special requests for training etc please send us an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hope to see lots of you at convention in April in Victoria!!
The travel grant paperwork is now posted. Please pay attention to the procedure and deadlines outlined on the form.