NAPO Training Courses

Probation Service/Cafcass members applying for any of the courses on these pages should be elected reps.  Duly appointed Branch/Section Representatives are entitled to time off with pay to attend relevant training.

To allow for travelling time, all courses will run from approximately 12 noon Monday to 12.30pm on the Thursday.  Members are expected to attend for the entire course.  Late withdrawals have financial implications for Napo so please ensure that you have agreed the time off with your employer before applying for the course.

The courses are residential and all course costs, accommodation and travelling expenses will be met by Napo centrally.

 

How to Register

Please contact your Local Branch Chair/Secretary/Convenor for a registration form, or download the attached form but please ensure that you have this signed off by one of the above.

 

TUO 42 2011 Course Registration Form 2012 doc

 

Completed registration forms should be returned to:

Cynthia Griffith, Napo, 4 Chivlary Road, London SW11 1HT or by fax: 020 7223 3503

If you have any other queries, please contact Cynthia on 020 7223 4887 or e-mail cgriffith@napo.org.uk

 

Remember to inform your local ULR or a member of the ULF Project team of your attendance on any of the courses.

 

Closing date for registrations

6 weeks before each course is due to commence.  Early registration is recommended.

 

NAPO Branch Rep's Course Programme 2013

 

 

 

 

An Introduction to Bargaining on TUPE

 

This course is for JNC Reps who expect to deal with TUPE issues in the near future.  You will look at what you need to know about TUPE in order to effectively represent your members and protect their conditions of service.  You will also have the opportunity to improve on negotiating skills and how to find out up-to-date issues in employment law.

 

Contributes to NOS Units: UC1, UC2, UC3, UC4, UC5, UC6, UC7, UC8, UC9, UC10, UO1, UO2, UO3, UL1, UR1, UR2, UR3, UR4, UR5, UR6, UR7, UR8, UR9, UR10

 

Date: 9-12 September 2013

Location: T&G Centre, Eastbourne

 

 

 

 

 

Representing Members

 

This course is designed specifically for Napo representatives who deal with grievances and disciplinary cases.  This course covers: members' rights at work; what is a grievance; how to handle a disciplinary case; skills for representing individual members; new dispute resolution regulations; and the duties and responsibilities of management

 

Contributes to NOS Units: UC1, UC2, UC3, UC4, UC5, UC6, UC7, UC8, UC9, UC10, UO1, UO2, UO3, UL1, UR1, UR2, UR3, UR4, UR5, UR6, UR7, UR8, UR9, UR10

 

Date: 11-14 November 2013

Location: Aston University Business School