Advanced Recruitment - Coaching for Growth


In the face of falling union density and the pressures of everyday organising, it often feels like we are treading water when it comes to union growth. Every union member has a vital role to play, which is why it’s so important for organisers to take the time to transfer their knowledge, confidence and skills to union members.

About this course:


In the face of falling union density and the pressures of everyday organising, it often feels like we are treading water when it comes to union growth. Every union member has a vital role to play, which is why it’s so important for organisers to take the time to transfer their knowledge, confidence and skills to union members.

This course revisits key conversation frameworks, focusing on how to coach others to grow the union. Through learning and applying coaching frameworks, organisers will come away with the skills to support delegates and activists to take ownership of being a member, and to share the responsibility of growing strong, sustainable unions.

The course is best suited for Organisers who have had some on-the-job experience, or a refresher for Organising leads who may want to apply coaching frameworks to support new Organisers in their work.

Course Audience:

Organisers

Course Delivery:

2 days in person or 4 days online (via zoom)

Course Cost:

$858 (incld GST)

Digital Badge:

Yes - Digital badge awarded upon completion

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Upcoming Training Dates

Melbourne

Course start: 30/06/2022 9:00 am

Course end: 01/07/2022 4:00 pm

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Adelaide

Course start: 06/07/2022 9:00 am

Course end: 07/07/2022 4:00 pm

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Darwin

Course start: 11/07/2022 9:00 am

Course end: 12/07/2022 4:00 pm

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Online via zoom (class times are in AEST)

Course start: 29/08/2022 1:00 pm

Course end: 01/09/2022 5:00 pm

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Perth

Course start: 04/10/2022 9:00 am

Course end: 05/10/2022 5:00 pm

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Learning Outcomes:


Key Learning Outcomes:

• Demonstrate understanding of the benefits of a distributed organising model for building union growth and power.

• Demonstrate confidence in using coaching frameworks to develop activists to build union growth.

• Revise key organising conversation frameworks such as the Structured Organising Conversation and Objection Handling from a coaching perspective.

• Build and use storytelling frameworks to communicate union goals and stories.

• Plan for decentralised organising and member development towards union growth and strength.

• Demonstrate confidence in analysing and determining how best to support delegates and activists in their union development.

• Demonstrate confidence in coaching and developing activists and delegates to recruit to membership and union activism.