Teaching Tuesdays

The Education Department is proud to present "Teaching Tuesdays" as a series of classes that USW members can attend from the comfort of their homes.

All classes are held at either 11 a.m. or 8 p.m. EST, so if you are interested in attending one of the classes please click on the time that you can attend. Sessions run for 90 minutes.

All stewards training classes will be held on the first Tuesday of each month.

We will be using Zoom to host each session. You can create a Zoom account and/or download the software here.

JANUARY

Roles of Union Stewards – Tuesday, January 10

This class is part 1 of the multi-part Steward series, where we discuss what it means to be a Union Steward, the different roles we play as Union Representatives, and developing active-listening skills.

Register for the 11 a.m. session
Register for the 8 p.m. session

New Hire Orientation – Tuesday, January 24

Effective new hire orientation programs are essential in the development of engaged, active members. In this session, we will discuss the best practices and ways to set up an effective orientation program in your Local Union.

Register for the 11 a.m. session
Register for the 8 p.m. session

FEBRUARY

Legal Rights and Responsibilities of Union Stewards – Tuesday, February 7

In this session (part 2 in our stewards series), we will go over the various legal rights and responsibilities that are afforded to union stewards in the United States. 

Register for the 11 a.m. session
Register for the 8 p.m. session