Events

Next Upcoming Event

December 11, 2018 09:00-16:30
Engagement & Support ~ Edmonton
DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: November 27, 2018

In this workshop, Unit/Office Representatives and Local Executive members will come together to develop their practices in membership outreach, engagement, and support. Through large and small group discussions, activities, and scenarios, participants will identify ways to improve member outreach, to overcome barriers to participation, and to engage members in their local, while gaining a better understanding of the relationship between different local positions. Participants will also identify ways to support members through workplace concerns.

This workshop is designed for Unit/Office Representatives and Local Executive members. Unit/Office Representatives, where possible, should take Know Your Rights before taking this workshop.
December 11, 2018 09:00-16:30

Engagement & Support ~ Edmonton

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: November 27, 2018

In this workshop, Unit/Office Representatives and Local Executive members will come together to develop their practices in membership outreach, engagement, and support. Through large and small group discussions, activities, and scenarios, participants will identify ways to improve member outreach, to overcome barriers to participation, and to engage members in their local, while gaining a better understanding of the relationship between different local positions. Participants will also identify ways to support members through workplace concerns.

This workshop is designed for Unit/Office Representatives and Local Executive members. Unit/Office Representatives, where possible, should take Know Your Rights before taking this workshop.
UNA Provincial Office, 7th Floor, 11150 Jasper Avenue
Google Map Link
Edmonton Office
DECEMBER 2018
SUN MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT
25
26
27
28
UNA South District Meeting
09:00 - 04:30
UNA/AHS PRC Information Session (Medicine Hat Regional Hospital)
13:00 - 15:00
29
30
UNA/AHS PRC Information Session (University of Alberta Hospital)
09:30 - 12:00
UNA/AHS PRC Information Session (Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital)
13:00 - 15:30
01
02
03
04
05
UNA North District Meeting
UNA/AHS PRC Information Session (Grande Prairie + Telehealth Sites)
13:00 - 15:00
06
UNA/AHS PRC Information Session (Red Deer Regional Hospital)
10:00 - 12:00
07
Know Your Rights Workshop ~ Edmonton
09:00 - 16:30
UNA/AHS PRC Information Session (Rockyview General Hospital)
13:30 - 15:30
08
09
10
11
Engagement & Support ~ Edmonton
09:00 - 16:30
OH&S - Advanced Workshop ~ Calgary
09:00 - 16:30
12
13
South Central District Meeting
OH&S - Advanced workshop ~ Edmonton
09:00 - 16:30
14
UNA North Central District Meeting
09:00 - 04:30
Know Your Rights Workshop ~ Calgary
09:00 - 16:30
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
UNA Offices Closed
12:00 - 16:30
25
UNA Offices Closed
Christmas Day
26
UNA Offices Closed
Boxing Day
27
UNA Offices Closed
28
UNA Offices Closed
29
UNA Offices Closed
30
UNA Offices Closed
31
UNA Offices Closed
01
UNA Offices Closed
02
03
04
05
DECEMBER 2018
December 05, 2018

UNA North District Meeting

UNA Locals are grouped into five geographically based districts – North, North Central, Central, South Central and South. Presidents of UNA locals attend regular District Meetings where they share information, compare challenges and develop strategies.
Pomeroy Hotel, Grande Prairie
December 05, 2018 13:00-15:00

UNA/AHS PRC Information Session (Grande Prairie + Telehealth Sites)

Grande Prairie session times: 1300-1400, 1400-1500. United Nurses of Alberta and Alberta Health Services have been working together to develop new resources to help UNA members, Managers, and Professional Responsibility Concern Committees identify best practices for each step of the PRC process. The new resources will be launched at a series of joint information sessions at AHS worksites and UNA District meetings across the province. The sessions are open to UNA members and AHS managers. UNA strongly encourages members employed by AHS to attend a session being held at their worksite. Presenters: Sean Chilton, Vice President, Health Professions & Practice, Alberta Health Services, and Heather Smith, President, United Nurses of Alberta.
Room 2101, Grande Prairie Provincial Building. Telehealth Sites to be announced.
December 06, 2018 10:00-12:00

UNA/AHS PRC Information Session (Red Deer Regional Hospital)

Red Deer Regional Hospital: 1000-1100, 1100-1200. United Nurses of Alberta and Alberta Health Services have been working together to develop new resources to help UNA members, Managers, and Professional Responsibility Concern Committees identify best practices for each step of the PRC process. The new resources will be launched at a series of joint information sessions at AHS worksites and UNA District meetings across the province. The sessions are open to UNA members and AHS managers. UNA strongly encourages members employed by AHS to attend a session being held at their worksite. Presenters: Sean Chilton, Vice President, Health Professions & Practice, Alberta Health Services, and Heather Smith, President, United Nurses of Alberta.
SC3208, Red Deer Regional Hospital, Red Deer
December 07, 2018 09:00-16:30

Know Your Rights Workshop ~ Edmonton

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: November 23, 2018

In this workshop, UNA members will learn about the structure and role of their union, how to identify types of workplace concerns, and what problem-solving processes are available. Through a combination of large and small group discussion, activities, and scenarios, participants will gain knowledge and confidence to address issues at work.

This workshop is designed for new or newly-engaged UNA members who are not Local Executive members. Please bring your (charged) smartphone and download the United Nurses of Alberta mobile app, if possible.

UNA Provincial Office, 7th Floor, 11150 Jasper Avenue
Google Map Link
Edmonton Office
December 07, 2018 13:30-15:30

UNA/AHS PRC Information Session (Rockyview General Hospital)

Rockyview General Hospital session times: 1330-1430, 1430-1530. United Nurses of Alberta and Alberta Health Services have been working together to develop new resources to help UNA members, Managers, and Professional Responsibility Concern Committees identify best practices for each step of the PRC process. The new resources will be launched at a series of joint information sessions at AHS worksites and UNA District meetings across the province. The sessions are open to UNA members and AHS managers. UNA strongly encourages members employed by AHS to attend a session being held at their worksite. Presenters: Sean Chilton, Vice President, Health Professions & Practice, Alberta Health Services, and Heather Smith, President, United Nurses of Alberta.
Fisher Hall, Rockyview General Hospital, Calgary
December 11, 2018 09:00-16:30

Engagement & Support ~ Edmonton

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: November 27, 2018

In this workshop, Unit/Office Representatives and Local Executive members will come together to develop their practices in membership outreach, engagement, and support. Through large and small group discussions, activities, and scenarios, participants will identify ways to improve member outreach, to overcome barriers to participation, and to engage members in their local, while gaining a better understanding of the relationship between different local positions. Participants will also identify ways to support members through workplace concerns.

This workshop is designed for Unit/Office Representatives and Local Executive members. Unit/Office Representatives, where possible, should take Know Your Rights before taking this workshop.
UNA Provincial Office, 7th Floor, 11150 Jasper Avenue
Google Map Link
Edmonton Office
December 11, 2018 09:00-16:30

OH&S - Advanced Workshop ~ Calgary

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: November 27, 2018

For OH&S Committee members only.

Completion of the OH&S Basic workshop also required.

In this workshop participants will expand on what they learned in the BASIC OH&S workshop. Participants will become familiar with the OH&S Act, Regulations and Code with hands on exercises. You will leave this Workshop with the knowledge to know where to look in the legislation to address your concerns. We will also discuss Imminent Danger and how this legislation effects you, your co-workers and managements responsibilities.

Attending this workshop is a requirement for members serving as a local representative on their Occupational Health and Safety Committee.

Please bring your copy of the collective agreement with you to this workshop.
Courtyard Marriott Calgary Airport, 2500 48 Ave NE
Google Map Link
Courtyard Marriott Calgary Airport
December 13, 2018

South Central District Meeting

UNA Locals are grouped into five geographically based districts – North, North Central, Central, South Central and South. Presidents of UNA locals attend regular District Meetings where they share information, compare challenges and develop strategies.
December 13, 2018 09:00-16:30

OH&S - Advanced workshop ~ Edmonton

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: November 29, 2018

For OH&S Committee members only.

Completion of the OH&S Basic workshop also required.

In this workshop participants will expand on what they learned in the BASIC OH&S workshop. Participants will become familiar with the OH&S Act, Regulations and Code with hands on exercises. You will leave this Workshop with the knowledge to know where to look in the legislation to address your concerns. We will also discuss Imminent Danger and how this legislation effects you, your co-workers and managements responsibilities.

Attending this workshop is a requirement for members serving as a local representative on their Occupational Health and Safety Committee.

Please bring your copy of the collective agreement with you to this workshop.

UNA Provincial Office, 7th Floor, 11150 Jasper Avenue
Google Map Link
Edmonton Office
December 14, 2018 09:00-04:30

UNA North Central District Meeting

Fantasyland Hotel, Edmonton
December 14, 2018 09:00-16:30

Know Your Rights Workshop ~ Calgary

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION: November 30, 2018

In this workshop, UNA members will learn about the structure and role of their union, how to identify types of workplace concerns, and what problem-solving processes are available. Through a combination of large and small group discussion, activities, and scenarios, participants will gain knowledge and confidence to address issues at work.

This workshop is designed for new or newly-engaged UNA members who are not Local Executive members. Please bring your (charged) smartphone and download the United Nurses of Alberta mobile app, if possible.

Courtyard Marriott Calgary Airport, 2500 48 Ave NE
Google Map Link
Courtyard Marriott Calgary Airport
December 24, 2018 12:00-16:30

UNA Offices Closed

UNA offices in Edmonton and Calgary are closed for the holiday break.
December 25, 2018 - January 01, 2019

UNA Offices Closed

UNA offices in Edmonton and Calgary are closed for the holiday break.
December 25, 2018

Christmas Day

December 26, 2018

Boxing Day