Knowledge is power! Labour education helps ensure AUPE members are trained and willing to take a stand for public services, decent jobs and fairness in the workplace and their communities.Click here to access the online registration system
Knowledge is power! Labour education helps ensure AUPE members are trained and willing to take a stand for public services, decent jobs and fairness in the workplace and their communities. AUPE’s Education Program is responsible for developing and delivering continuing education courses to members and officers in support of the role they perform in their Union.
Please explore what we have to offer using the information below. Further questions can be directed to the AUPE Education Department at 1-800-232-7284.
You can find more information on the different course pathways for Union activists in this document. Online registration will be available after August 15th. Priority will be give to those that register online. Alternatively you can call 1-800-232-7284 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Click here to download the AUPE Union Steward Form.
AUPE also organizes an annual Labour School. Labour School will take place March 25-29, 2018 at the Banff Centre. Registration for the 2018 Labour School will open online on Aug. 8, 2017. Registration will close on Sept. 15, 2017. Applications will then be reviewed by Chapter and Local Chairs for approval.
Members can use hours accumulated in our education programming towards a certificate or a degree with Athabasca University (AU) or the University of Alberta. Scholarships and bursaries are available to AUPE members pursuing post-secondary education through our Member Education Assistance Fund.
For more information about AUPE’s Education Program, or to offer suggestions for future courses, please contact the Education department.