Organiser Pathway Level 1 – Organising Foundations

Organising Foundations is the first level of the ATUI’s Organiser Pathway – a pathway designed to equip organisers with the practical skills they need to excel in the vital role they play within the movement.

About this course:

Organising Foundations is the first level of the ATUI’s Organiser Pathway – a pathway designed to equip organisers with the practical skills they need to excel in the vital role they play within the movement.

This course is offered in one block of four-day and one block of three-day training via face-to-face over two consecutive weeks or two blocks of four-day training over two consecutive weeks via zoom.

After completion of this course, we recommend a 6-month gap before attending the Organiser Pathway Level 2: Building Union course.

Course Audience:

Organisers

Course Delivery:

8 days via zoom or 7 days in person

Course Cost:

$660.00 via zoom or $1,265.00 in person (GST inclusive)

Digital Badge:

Yes - Digital badge awarded upon completion

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Upcoming Training Dates

Sydney

Course start: 25/10/2022 9:00 am

Course end: 11/11/2022 5:00 pm

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Perth Intensive ($720.00 pp)

Course start: 15/11/2022 9:00 am

Course end: 18/11/2022 5:00 pm

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Learning Outcomes:

At the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Articulate and discuss the values and purpose of unionism;
  • Critically assess interests and power at the workplace level;
  • Take part in conversations about power at the industry, national and international levels;
  • Undertake the steps needed to organise a workplace;
  • Conduct effective and strategic mapping and analysis;
  • Develop and implement a robust organising plan;
  • Describe and demonstrate the steps in a structured organising conversation;
  • Make use of strategies for effective objection handling;
  • Plan and develop member leadership and build organisation;
  • Identify and analyse key issues around which to organise; and
  • Run effective meetings with members.
This course is delivered with the support of The Union Education Foundation (TUEF) and The Australian Government Productivity Education and Training (PET) Fund.