Introduction Duty to Accommodate (Virtual, Thunder Bay) – MARCH 11, 2023
The DUTY TO ACCOMMODATE course is a must for Local Officers and other workplace representatives. You will learn what the law says about the Duty to Accommodate and how this law is applied in the workplace. These rights and our ability to enforce these rights have serious ramifications for the Members, the Union, and the Employer. By the end of the session, participants will:
* Examine the basic principles of the Duty to Accommodate
* Understand the legislation and jurisprudence that created the current context for our work on the Duty to Accommodate
* Explore the employer’s obligations, the union’s role and the rights and responsibilities of workers
This course will be delivered on Sat, March 11th, 2023 from 9:00AM to 1200PM & 1:00PM to 4:00pm.
Upon successful completion of the course, members will be reimbursed as per approved policy.
The course must be completed in its entirety before the per diem is issued.
Loss of Salary: Eligible loss of salary reimbursement will be paid to members attending the Duty to Accommodate course, during hours in which they were scheduled to work. Any eligible loss of salary will be reimbursed upon confirmation of full attendance and completion of the course and in accordance with the applicable PSAC policy.
The following policies are in effect at all PSAC Events:
This event is covered by the PSAC Statement on Harassment. Please familiarize yourself further with this policy at http://psacunion.ca/harassment.
The PSAC is committed to ensuring that the accessibility requirements of our members are respected. Please indicate your needs and provide any necessary explanation that will assist us in meeting them.
FAMILY CARE POLICY:
The PSAC Family Care Policy will be in effect for the event. Please note that on-site childcare will not be available. For additional details, please see the PSAC Family Care Policy.
The course will be limited to 20 participants. Approvals will be given on a “first come, first served” basis, so please register early to secure your spot.
Registration deadline: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2023