Workshops from TDU

March 7, 2011: Do you have a problem at work or in our union? A TDU workshop can help. For over 30 years, TDU workshops and trainings have brought members together to learn their rights and find out how they can solve workplace problems.

Workshops Available from TDU:

UPS Production Harassment

Production harassment is a fact of life at UPS. How members can protect themselves—on the truck, in the office, in the grievance procedure, and by organizing in our centers.

Organizing to Win a Strong Contract

Learn tactics that can unite members, increase your bargaining leverage, and help you win a stronger contract.

The Future of Teamster Pensions

Find out your pension rights under the law and get an update on new pension legislation that could help—or hurt—Teamster pensions.

Legal Rights on the Job and in the Union

Use real-life scenarios to learn more about the ins and outs of your legal rights on the job and in the union.

Shop Stewards’ Rights and Strategies

Legal rights and effective strategies that active members can use to enforce the contract and defend members from discipline.

Putting Teeth in the Grievance Procedure

Don’t let management bog you down in the grievance procedure. How to choose your battles and use grievances to combat apathy and build unity.

Running for Local Union Office

Common mistakes and proven strategies from winning campaigns on how to run for office and win by planning a reform campaign.

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