UNISON offers learning and training covering a wide variety of subjects. Many of the courses are subsidised or free and you may be entitled to time off work to attend them.

Our training and learning is designed to help members with their personal and career development and to help reps support our members.

UNISON’s national Learning and Organising Services (LAOS) co-ordinates trade union education and lifelong learning opportunities for members.  Click here for more information.


UNISON South West offers a wide range of courses for members based in the region.  For more information on courses run by UNISON South West in 2015 click here or email or call 01823 285314.

The South West TUC also runs high quality, accredited training through a network of local colleges of further and higher education.

Please fill out the Course Booking Form and send it to the Branch if you’d like to attend a course.