Toronto – September 24, 2013 – Lynn Mehaffey is a proud member of Local 333, and one of the webCampus students who believes in the benefits of lifelong education. She recently received her Certificate in Labour Studies from Mohawk College.
Lynn works as a security guard for G4S and completed over 50 courses since first enrolling in the webCampus program. “webCampus is an educational tool that suits my life style,” says Sister Mehaffey, “I can study at my own pace and it’s worth it.”
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.