Registration Open for Upcoming Steward Training I and Steward Training II Workshops

(via Linda Medlock, Local 4408 Office)

STEWARD TRAINING I: This training seminar will concentrate on the knowledge needed to be an effective Union Steward. Learn the basics of what and how a union functions, learn duties of a steward, tips for organizing your members, learn basic grievance procedures and much more. This training is for new stewards and those interested in becoming a steward. Wednesday, August 31, 2022 9:00am – 3:00pm Illinois Federation of Teachers 700 S. College, Springfield, IL 62704

STEWARD TRAINING II: This training seminar will be a refresher of Steward Training I. Also, learn how to represent members in pre-disciplinary meetings, facilitate new member orientation meetings, tips for organizing and communicating with your members, and much more. This training is for current stewards. Thursday, September 1, 2022 9:00am – 3:00pm Illinois Federation of Teachers 700 S. College, Springfield, IL 62704 --OR— Wednesday, September 7, 2022 Illinois Federation of Teachers 700 S. College, Springfield, IL 62704 9:00am – 3:00pm

Lunch will be provided

Members under the IFPE/CMS Master Contract are afforded time off without loss of pay to attend (Article XXIV IFPE Rights Section 5. Leaves to Attend IFPE Meetings)

Class size is limited so please reserve your spot today!

Contact Linda Medlock at: 217/523-3722 or lmedlock@ift-aft.org

All IFPE Local 4408 Stewards are required to attend at least one training session to receive the annual $100.00 stipend

Illinois Federation of Public Employees |  Local 4408

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