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Collective Bargaining Preparation - NEW!

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Course Summary:
A collective agreement working for both management and its employees is essential. This one-day program helps bargaining teams prepare for collective bargaining, with an emphasis on the preparation activities required prior to the actual negotiations. Understand the business objectives, knowledge/information gathering regarding potential union issues, financial preparation, identifying potential "language" issues, business continuity plans, contingency strategies, and preparing mandates for executive approval.  Participants will gain a better understanding of all the stages of bargaining preparation.  

This program is facilitated by Oakbridges, which has extensive experience in preparing and leading organizations with their labour negotiations. 

Course Outline:
  • The Steps to Preparation
  • Roles on Bargaining and Support Teams
  • Union Issues
  • Getting an Approved Mandate
  • Preparing Contingency Plans
  • Handy preparation checklist

Who Should Attend?
Anyone involved in or supporting the bargaining process.

This course qualifies for 6.5 hours of CPD with HRPA upon successful completion.

Course Length:        1 day
Cost:                          $850 + HST
                                   Includes materials, breakfast, lunch and refreshment breaks
Location:                   Novotel Hotel Training Facility

Course Dates and Registration:
CourseBegin DateEnd DateRegistration
Collective Bargaining Preparation - VIRTUAL2/8/20212/8/2021 REGISTER