UNISON Northern Ireland

Events

Union Learning Rep Training (day 2)

Wednesday 27 March 2019

UNISON Belfast

3 Day Course - Wednesdays  20 & 27 March, & 3 April

Medication - Importance of Accuracy

Wednesday 27 March 2019

UNISON Belfast  (please note this was originally advertised as 2 - 4.30pm)

Organising Steward (day 6)

Thursday 28 March 2019

UNISON Belfast 

UNISON stewards are the most important link between members in the workplace, their employer and the wider union.  This six day course is for new stewards to give you the knowledge and skills to support members locally and take on issues in your workplace.   New stewards get paid time to attend (where a facility agreement exists with the employer).  The course is accredited by SERC and will be delivered by a SERC tutor.

Future sessions for this course take place 

Dignity – Putting It at the Heart of Health & Social Care

Thursday 28 March 2019

UNISON Derry

Interview Skills for Open Uni Nursing Prog - Southern Trust

Friday 29 March 2019

Over the past number of years UNISON has been supporting members to access the Open University pre-reg nursing initiative through the provision of the K101 health and social care module and our workshop programme.  This workshop will help members prepare for the OU pre-reg nursing interview which is very competitive.  It will help applicants identify relevant skills and convey them in an interview setting.     It will be delivered by Fidelma Carolan, UNISON.  

Please only book a place if you have been shortlisted for interview.

Southern Trust Area Fri 29 March 1

Communicating from the Inside Out

Friday 29 March 2019

UNISON Belfast

This highly practical, interactive and engaging one day course will provide an insight into communication styles, behaviour and personality traits and develop an understanding of how and why people behave and communicate the way they do.   You will learn how to connect with others on a one to one or group basis using a range of techniques around language, physiology and voice.  This workshop can support you to engage more effectively with those you work with and those you support in your personal or professional life.  The tutor is Gerry Kelly, trainer of NLP

Wound Care – Assessment, Diagnosis and Management of Leg Ulcers

Monday 1 April 2019

UNISON Belfast

This one day workshop will cover a range of topics including epidemiology, impact and costs of leg ulcers,  underlying aetiology of leg ulcers,  principles of assessing a patient with a leg ulcer, compression therapy and bandaging.  It is part of the Tissue Viability Leading Change Competency Based Learning Programme which has been developed with the Huddersfield University. It will be delivered by Tissue Viability Nurse, Urgo Medical.

Bullying – How To Deal With It As Someone Who Experiences It or As A Manager

Monday 1 April 2019

Enniskillen 

Delirium

Monday 1 April 2019

UNISON Belfast

Dementia for Carers (session 2)

Monday 1 April 2019

UNISON Belfast

2 Evenings - Mon 25 March & 1 April;

This course runs over two evenings for members who are supporting someone in their family or a friend with dementia.  It aims to give people a better understanding of dementia, what your loved one is experiencing and how best to support them.  It will also cover topics such as legal and finance issues, personal care and wellbeing, communication, coping with stress and what services are available.  The programme will be delivered by the Alzheimer’s Society

Further sessions of this workshop will be run on 

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