If you would you like to be able to put together an effective equal pay claim and identify ways equality can be embedded in chapel and branch organising, then sign up to this free NUJ training course for all reps on Thursday 21 March. All other courses for reps can be found on the NUJ website.
NUJ Training Scotland has a full programme of funded training opportunities for members, including courses on collaborative leadership; becoming an effective freelance; DSLR filming & editing; new models of journalism; an introduction to InDesign; and script writing. Find out more on the course calendar and other training opportunities and online courses on the Scottish website.
NUJ Training Wales has a two-day course on media law on Tuesday 12 and Wednesday 13 March. Go to the Welsh training website for other learning opportunities. Wales TUC is offering a one-day essential update briefing for health & safety reps at St David's Park, Ewloe, Flintshire on Wednesday 20 March. The closing date for registrations is Friday 15 March. For queries about the event, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 029 2034 7010. For more information and how to book, go to the TUC website.
Equality and diversity: this e-course developed by the Federation of Entertainment Unions provides a briefing on the Equality Act 2010, what you can do about discrimination and ideas of union activities to foster equality and diversity. Go to the FEU website for more information.
Free professional training workshops: sign on at the Federation of Entertainment Unions' training website and as a member of the NUJ you will be able to take part a range of free workshops, webinars and online courses. Workshops in January in London and Birmingham will help you diversify your career portfolio and introduce you to Instagram for creative freelances. Find out more on the FEU website.
Association of British Science Writers mobile journalism training course: learn to create powerful audio-visual stories for broadcast, digital and social platforms with your smartphone, using apps and techniques used by journalists at the world’s top broadcasters. Find out more and how to book on the NUJ website.