Talking Union Basics (In-Person, Toronto) – 18FEB2023-19FEB2023

02/18/2023 - 02/19/2023

9:00AM - 4:30PM

PSAC Toronto Regional Office

TALKING UNION BASICS introduces members to the PSAC and prepares them for more advanced union education. It provides an historical and structural overview of the union, introduces participants to the collective agreement and gives them a chance for hands-on practice in problem-solving.

This course will be delivered over 2 separate days. Please read the dates and times carefully.

Session 1 – Saturday, February 18th, 2023 – 9:00am – 4:30pm
Session 2 – Sunday, February 19th, 2023 – 9:00am – 4:30pm

Note: This course is scheduled to take place in-person at the Toronto Regional Office, but may need to switch to a virtual course depending on registration numbers.

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 virtual Talking Union Basics, 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

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.

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: CLOSED
Link to registration form: REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED