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Training Opportunity

UCU Scotland Health and Safety Reps 1 Training

Registration for Health and Safety Reps 1 – Induction course

The course will run 27-29 November in Aberdeen.  Further information and online registration is available at:  https://www.ucu.org.uk/article/7813/HS-1-Induction-Health–safety-reps-role-and-functions-27-29-November-2018-Aberdeen

Training opportunities

UCU Reps 1 Training Course
Glasgow, 3-5 September 2018

All new reps, and existing reps who would benefit from a refresher, are encouraged to sign up for this 3 day course.Further information and registration available at:

Health and Safety Reps
Glasgow, 20-22 August 2018

Health and safety is a priority of the UCU Scotland Executive Committee. Further information and registration for this training course is available at:

Free professional development opportunities

Don’t miss out on these fantastic professional development opportunities taking place in Leeds and Hull next month – click on the links for more information and to book your place.

Classroom Management – Hull, 5 July

Leadership in Education – Leeds, 6 July

Assertiveness Skills – Leeds, 6 July

As ever, our professional development courses are free to all UCU members.

Speaking Up: Voice Care Training – 19 November, 10am – 4pm

A practical and interactive workshop designed to help you find, use, enjoy and maintain your voice. This one-day workshop looks at ways to keep your voice healthy as well as use it to best advantage in a teaching environment.


  • improving understanding of how voice is made and what affects it
  • how teaching staff can best protect the voice, in order to prevent strain and loss. Improved vocal stamina
  • increasing awareness of voice skills in communication.

Lunch is provided.

To register: http://cpd.web.ucu.org.uk/course-information/speaking-up/