Advanced Leadership Training

UNW is offering financial assistance to union activists to develop their advanced leadership skills.

The training is intended for UNW members who have aspirations of high level union leadership, such President or Vice President of the UNW, REVP of PSAC North, Alternate REVP PSAC North, NTFL President.

Individuals who are interested in UNW RVP positions may be considered.

For this first year of this funding, the UNW will be utilizing Aurora College’s Leadership Certificate Program.  This program starts in January 2016, and registration is on a first come, first served basis.

If you are interested in this program and bursary, please review the attached UNW Leadership Bursary criteria and application carefully.  Submit this application FIRST.

If your application is approved, you will be notified by the UNW, and you can then register for the program with the College.

Only applicants who are willing and able to take ALL of the leadership courses in this certificate program will be considered for the bursary.

Applications can be submitted to the Director of Finance and Administration by email ( or fax 867-920-4448 or mail to the UNW.   

Please forward to any union activists you think might be interested, and feel free to post.