Toronto – October 11, 2013 – Colleen Chartrand is a UFCW Canada Local 1400 member who works as a Quality Analyst at Great Western Brewing Company in Saskatoon. Colleen is an avid webCampus veteran who has completed over 35 courses through the webCampus program since 2011. Her latest achievement was earning her Certificate in Labour Studies in Occupational Health and Safety, accredited through the Mohawk College.
“webCampus has been a great opportunity to gain new personal skills as well as knowledge I can bring to my workplace," says Sister Chartrand. "The webCampus instructors are great, and work hard to assist and encourage you. I’m planning to put my webCampus Health and Safety training to good use by working to improve the health and safety program at the brewery.”
webCampus is UFCW Canada’s groundbreaking, state-of-the-art, interactive online training and education resource that provides UFCW Canada members and their families access to free online courses.
Offered 24 hours a day, webCampus includes more than 100 free online courses from basic computer skills, to job specific skills, to union history, to Microsoft Excel and dozens more.
Working in partnership with Mohawk College, webCampus also offers UFCW Canada members and their families the opportunity to earn college credits in a number of post-secondary certificate programs, including accredited college certificates in Labour Studies and Labour Studies in Occupational Health and Safety.