BC Fed Occupational Health and Safety workshops

BC Fed Occupational Health and Safety workshops

  November 2016 – Victoria BC   Contact:  Cathrine Jansen, CUPE 951 Education Chair, ctjansen@uvic.ca  or local 4989 (250-472-4989) if interested in any of these.   We will be offering two spots for each of these courses:   Women’s Health & Safety in the Workplace – Nov. 8, 2016 (8:30-4:30) —>  ZERO Registered with 14 seats remaining!  Prerequisite:  Occupational Health & Safety Part…

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Stop cuts to healthcare – Canadian healthcare on trial

Stop cuts to healthcare – Canadian healthcare on trial

The Council of Canadians organized a rally outside the Law Courts, which featured health care practitioners and researchers, as well as leaders from trade unions and civil society.”As Brian Day, who is known to many as ‘Dr. Profit’, attempts to land the knock-out punch to medicare, we were on hand to raise awareness and let court know we won’t stand by…

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Film Premiere – WE CALL THEM INTRUDERS

Film Premiere – WE CALL THEM INTRUDERS

Mark your calendar – We really hope that we will see you on Monday, September 19th in the auditorium of UVic’s Harry Hickman Building. In collaboration, Amnesty Victoria (AI Group 27), Grandmothers Advocacy Network (GRAN), UVic Social Justice Studies, Victoria Peace Coalition, and the Mining Justice Action Committee (MJAC) will be showing “WE CALL THEM INTRUDERS: A Documentary about Canadian Mining…

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CUPE offering health and safety learning series

CUPE offering health and safety learning series

The Health and Safety Learning Series will give participants a wide range of knowledge and skills related to workplace health and safety. After the nine-hour introductory workshop, participants can take any of the three-hour workshop modules in the three sections outlined below. To receive a certificate, participants need to complete the introduction workshop, all four skills workshops, at least three…

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