The course has been designed to guide you
on Mandate’s Conference Management and on understanding the Running of the conferences.
It will help you to understand the purpose and process of the Conference and by
the end of it, you should be able to understand the various aspects of Motions
and Alterations to Union Rules. You will also aware of the democratic structures of the Union. We will look at how a Motion should be worded and you will be
made aware of who you address the motion to. Finally, the course will help you
to understand what is expected when voting and how debates should be conducted.
Mandate has a proven track record in representing members' interests. To do this we need well trained Union Representatives.
This course, My Role as a Union Representative, is an important step in gaining an understanding of your role, how you fit into the union structure and the supports that are available to you.
This is an essential course for any new Representative or Activist in the union.