Introduction to Shop Steward Practice
About the programme:
The purpose of this programme is to introduce new shop stewards to their role and function at the workplace. The programme aims to give the participant enough basic knowledge on shop steward practice for effective workplace functioning and prepares the participant for more advanced shop steward training. The programme covers all the basic areas of shop steward functioning as set out in the specific workshop outcomes below.
On completion of this workshop the participant must have enough background knowledge to function effectively as a shop steward at the workplace.
Specific workshop outcomes:
Participants will achieve the workshop outcome by being able to:
methodology is based on interactive learning, i.e. learners will learn
by doing. Furthermore learners will use examples from their own environments,
thus ensuring that the learning is anchored at their workplace. Most of
the interactive learning will take the form of simulated exercises and
case studies where participants will demonstrate the skills taught.