Training for New Shop Stewards | Nov 22

On Thursday, November 22, 2018, the Union will be offering a training session for new Shop Stewards, from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Lunch will also be provided from 12:30 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. for this event.

This training is being offered to Shop Stewards who have served for less than two full calendar years.

The Union will also be offering wage replacement for this training. You are allotted a ½ hour travel time from your work location.  Please click on the following link to request a Leave Letter from the new online submission form: 

Leave letters requests will only be accepted through online submission.

This training will be facilitated by myself, Joe Childs (Director of Labour Relations), the Labour Relations Officers and Brandi Thorne (Member Engager/Union Organizer).

The agenda will include:

  • Introduction by Lanny Chudyk, President of CSU 52
  • A tour of the Union Office and introduction to all the staff
  • Duties of the Shop Steward
  • Various topics provided by the Labour Relations Officers
  • The role of the Shop Steward in member engagement

If you plan to attend, please RSVP with the Union Office at 780-448-8900 or

Due to parking constraints, we are only able to offer fifteen (15) spots for this session.  If on the day of the training, the back parking lot (behind the building) is full, please pay for your parking on the street (front of the building) and submit your receipt, with a Personal Expenses Claim Form, for reimbursement.


Yours in Solidarity,

Amanda Hall
Chief Shop Steward