Contact your GSU staff rep if you are interested in attending or learning more about an event.
GSU members who sign up and are approved to participate in GSU-sanctioned events will have their time off work, wages, and expenses covered in accordance with GSU’s expense policies (child care included). GSU staff will also assist you with arranging the time off with your employer.
SFL Summer Camp
August 25-31, 2018 ~ Camp Easter Seal, Manitou Lake
This six-day camp focuses on issues relevant to young people. The SFL Summer Camp addresses challenges facing youth including social justice and equality issues. It combines learning with cooperative recreation activities and lots of guaranteed fun!
Young people between the ages of 13-16 who are daughters and sons of union members are eligible to attend.
For information on the SFL summer camp, click here.
Each year GSU sponsors up to three GSU campers to attend camp. On July 1 each year, a draw is made from all eligible GSU campers who are registered for camp and up to three campers will be reimbursed for their camp fees. To be eligible for the draw campers must be the daughter or son of a GSU member.
Saskatchewan Federation of Labour OH&S Conference
September 12-14, 2018 ~ Delta Hotel, Regina, SK
The courses offered at the 2018 OH&S conference are:
- Occupational Health and Safety and the Act and Regulations
- Effective OH&S Working Committees
- Harassment Investigation in the Workplace
- Workers’ Compensation
- Domestic Violence in the Workplace: Starting the Conversation
- Managing Shiftwork and Workload
- Sprains, Aches and Pains (Ergonomics)
- Duty to Accommodate.
Learn more about course options and the conference here.
If you would like to be a GSU delegate to the conference, submit your expression of interest to GSU by email at firstname.lastname@example.org as soon as possible.
Saskatchewan Federation of Labour Convention
October 24-27, 2018 ~ Queensbury Centre, Regina, SK
This year’s convention is a milestone as SFL president Larry Hubich will be retiring after 16 years at the helm of the labour movement in Saskatchewan. The convention will elect Brother Hubich’s successor and GSU delegates will be there to participate in this historic event.
If you would like to attend the 2018 SFL convention, submit your expression of interest to GSU by email at email@example.com on or before September 20, 2018.
Learn more about convention here.