How to Form a Union

Are you interested in learning how to form a union? Unions across America are experiencing a renaissance, and there’s never been a better time to get involved.

Join the Central Labor Council and California Labor Federation to learn the ins and outs of organizing, strategizing, and standing united for better workplaces, fair wages, and a future where every worker’s voice matters.

Why Form a Union?

Forming a union empowers workers to negotiate better terms of employment, including fair wages, improved working conditions, and comprehensive benefits. A union provides a collective voice, ensuring that employees’ rights and interests are represented and protected.

Topics We’ll Cover:

  • Principles of Union Organizing
    • Understand what a union is and why forming a union is the best solution for problems at work. Learn the importance of one-on-one communication and get introduced to the steps of an organizing conversation.
  • Vision of the Union
    • Participants learn how to talk with members in a simple and uplifting way about how they can build power through a union to address problems at work.
  • Identifying and Recruiting Leaders
    • Find and recruit key leaders within your workplace who are passionate about unionizing. Effective leaders are essential for a successful organizing campaign.
  • Stages of an Organizing Campaign
    • Familiarize yourself with the various stages of an organizing campaign. From initial interest meetings to gaining support and holding union elections, each step is crucial for forming a union.

Secure your spot today and become part of a movement that is transforming workplaces across the country.

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Jun 22 2024


9:00 am - 1:00 pm

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Fresno City College OAB #231
Old Administration Building #231 1101 E University Ave, Fresno, CA