Kingston RO: “Our Communities, Our Union, Our Rights”: An Introduction to PSAC for Indigenous Members (NIPC- Talking Union Basics) – (Postponed, Date/time to be announced)
December 21, 2024
9 AM - 5 PM
Kingston Regional Office
Introduction to PSAC for Indigenous Members:
The NIPC course is for members who have had little or no exposure to their union and would like to learn more about it.
During the course participants will learn:
• the role of the union in advancing Indigenous rights in the workplace, the union, and our communities;
• resources and decision-making in the PSAC;
• how to become more active in the PSAC through local, regional and national structures.
This course is open to all Indigenous members in good standing in the Kingston Regional Office service area.
This in-person course will be delivered on:
**Postponed, Date/time to be announced**
Upon successful completion of the course, members will be reimbursed as per approved PSAC 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 Introduction to PSAC for Indigenous Members 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.
All members in good standing in the Kingston Regional Office service area are welcome to register.
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.
For more information, please contact: PSAC_Kingston_Mail@psac-afpc.com
Registration Deadline: n/a