Training & Education

Online Learning

With in-class courses cancelled until further notice at Locals 175 & 633 due to COVID-19, make sure to visit the UFCW Canada website to have a look at the online courses available to members for FREE!

Check back often as they’re always adding more options.

>> All in-class courses are postponed at this time.

If you have any questions regarding training at UFCW Locals 175 & 633 please contact the Training & Education Centre at 1-800-267-1977 or by email at tcadmin@ufcw175.com.

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Note: If no courses appear below there are currently none open for registration. Please check back.


Babysitting Course

Event Phone: 1-800-565-8329

Free Ticket

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"Test Event" is currently sold out.
Please check back again later, as spots may become available.

  • Test Course for 2023
    May 7, 2023
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm
This is a test of the Course registration system.

Venue:  

Address:
1855 Huron Church Road, Windsor, Ontario, Canada


Naloxone Administration


First Aid & CPR 'C' (with AED)

This course addresses CPR for adults, children, and infants. Plus: First Aid goals legal implications and self-protection; Contacting EMS; Primary assessment; Spine Management; Rescue breathing; Obstructed airway and choking; Hyperventilation and Asthma; Circulatory emergencies, shock, heart attack, stroke, bleeding and fainting; How to use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED); Legal issues in using an AED; and on-going casualty care.

Note: If no courses appear below there are currently none open for registration. Please check back.


Safety Starts with me!

– Have you been in the workforce for less than 5 years?
– Do you know your safety rights in the workplace?

Participants can be members or their children ages 14-24. Topics in this health and safety awareness workshop include: Right to Know, Participate & Refuse; Employer & Worker Responsibilities; and the Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS). #knowsafety  #noinjury

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The window for 2022 applications is now closed.

Weeklong Paid Training

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The Weeklong Training is postponed until further notice.

Please remember your application to the program does not guarantee you a spot in the classes.

Only those selected to participate will be notified, approximately 4 weeks before the course start date.

Members’ Weeklong Paid Training

This course is open to all Members of UFCW Locals 175 & 633.

Postponed until further notice.

Course content includes:

  • Why do workers organize?
  • History & Structure of our Local Union and the Labour Movement
  • The role of Stewards & Grievance Handling
  • An Introduction to Collective Bargaining
  • Health & Safety
  • A Local on the move; Benefits; Youth Scholarships; & Education Programs.
  • Why our Local Union is the Leader in Communications & Educational Programs

This course takes place at the Training & Education Centre in Mississauga. As per Local Union policies, we cover the cost of:

  • the course,
  • materials, and
  • instruction, as well as
  • the members' lost wages,
  • per diems,
  • transportation costs, and
  • accommodations.

Stewards' Weeklong Paid Training

This course is open only to Union Stewards at UFCW Locals 175 & 633.

Postponed until further notice.

Course content includes:

  • It's Our Union
  • Human Rights
  • Workplace Injuries
  • Return to Work
  • Duty to Accommodate

This course takes place at the Training & Education Centre in Mississauga. As per Local Union policies, we cover the cost of:

  • the course,
  • materials, and
  • instruction, as well as
  • the members' lost wages,
  • per diems,
  • transportation costs, and
  • accommodations.

Health & Safety Weeklong Paid Training

This course is open only to Joint Health & Safety Committee Members at UFCW Locals 175 & 633.

Postponed until further notice.

Course content includes:

  • Committee Functions
  • Ergonomics
  • Work Refusals
  • Hazard Analysis
  • Critical Injuries
  • Ministry of Labour Inspections
  • WSIB - Dealing with Injuries
  • ... and more!

This course takes place at the Training & Education Centre in Mississauga. As per Local Union policies, we cover the cost of:

  • the course,
  • materials, and
  • instruction, as well as
  • the members' lost wages,
  • per diems,
  • transportation costs, and
  • accommodations.