UFCW Locals represent workers from dozens of sectors and hundreds of workplaces. The skills and abilities of union members are immense and varied, plus keeping up-to-date is an ongoing challenge UFCW Canada is here to meet. We offer courses that vary in length, delivery (live plus online with webCampus) and experience level. Whether you are a frontline worker, steward or service staff, the following areas highlight the resources that we share with hundreds of thousands of members from coast to coast:
• Health & Safety • Human Rights & Diversity • Mental Health • Money Sense • Social Media • Dealing with Customer Rage
• Stewards Networks • Problem Solving • Note-taking • Working with Emotional Intelligence • Conflict Resolution • Everyday Leadership
UFCW Canada offers the most advanced labour education program in North America.
Education is empowerment and UFCW Canada delivers it through the best in personal training, workshops, printed and digital resources, and the world’s most advanced online learning facility – available free of charge to all UFCW Canada Member and their families.
As Canada's leading and most progressive union, UFCW Canada is committed to providing Members and their Local Unions with up-to-date, relevant information that makes a real difference on the job, and at home.
UFCW Canada has well trained facilitators, and train-the-trainers who develop and deliver hands-on educational programs and make them available to Local Unions and Members across Canada. From workshops on health and safety, to labour law, to bargaining, to steward training, to managing a household budget, and to ESL – UFCW Canada programs and resources are continually upgraded to reflect what’s current.
As the pioneer for online labour education, UFCW Canada also offers distance learning opportunities through webCampus: the continent's best online education program for union members, offering more than 120 courses to UFCW Canada Members and their families – absolutely free of charge.
For more information on courses and training resources available to UFCW Canada Members and their Local Unions, please contact UFCW Canada.