Nov 25, 2022 at 5:00 pm to Nov 27, 2022 at 4:00 pm
Alberta Teachers' Association
11010 142 St NW, Edmonton
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Want to know how to lead organizing drives, prepare for negotiations and work actions, encourage greater participation in your union and mentor future leaders?
AFL and the Edmonton District Labour Council have teamed up to host Alberta Labour Forward, a training conference for labour activists and members of affiliated unions.
There is no cost to register, however any travel and accommodation needs will not be covered by registration. Lunch and refreshments will be provided.
Day 1 – Evening Plenary, Friday from 5pm – 8pm
Day 2 – Full Day Training, Saturday from 9am – 4pm
Day 3 – Full Day Training, Sunday from 9am – 4pm
DAY ONE – EVENING PLENARY
- Land Acknowledgement
- Leadership address
- Class outlines and expected outcomes
- Motivational guest speaker
- Brief social
DAY TWO – FULL DAY TRAINING
- The five pillars of a campaign
- Volunteer recruitment
- Volunteer management
DAY THREE – FULL DAY TRAINING
- Crafting a message geared to your audience
- Using a message box
- Communicating with members and peers
- Group exercise
Setting up issue campaigns
- Introduction to event planning
Organizing outreach actions
- In person
If you require further information or have any questions, please contact our Director of Campaigns, Jocelyn Johnson at email@example.com or 780-700-5592.