Toronto – September 5, 2013 – Gita Sharma, a member of Local 832, works at a Real Canadian Superstore (RCSS) in Winnipeg, Manitoba and is one of the proud graduates of this year’s UFCW Canada webCampus program. With her webCampus course credits, Gita earned her Certificate in Labour Studies in Occupational Health and Safety accredited by Mohawk College. “I received my certificate on my birthday; a great gift that I am very proud of.”
Besides working at RCSS, Gita has held two other jobs but has been very determined to complete all the courses she has enrolled in — over 78 courses since first enrolling in webCampus!
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.