Political & Social Studies

Monday 2 September 2019

The Union Representative Advanced Senior Course is for union representatives who have a keen interest in the Political & Social Economy and who have questions regarding the wider social agenda in Ireland and Globally.

Course content:

  • The history of trade unionism
  • The emergence and development of the market system
  • The impact of globalisation
  • Free trade and open markets in a modern society
  • Collective Bargaining
  • Effective Representation
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Re-Connecting with members
  • Effective communication
  • Organising and campaigning
  • Connecting with communities
  • Reflecting community diversity

Certification and Progression:

Members who successfully complete this training course will obtain a Mandate Certificate.

As there is a high demand for this course please ensure to contact your Mandate Union Official or the Mandate Training Centre on 01-8369699 or email mandateotc@mandate.ie to secure your place.