Managing in a Unionized Workplace Foundations Seminar


Take the guesswork out of supervising employees in an increasingly complex unionized workplace. This Foundations Course will provide supervisors and managers with day-to-day practical tools to successfully apply their management rights and administer collective agreements in the workplace.

Participants will gain a thorough understanding of the legal and practical landscape to manage unionized employees, including

  • Understanding the roles, rights and obligations of the employee, union and manager/supervisor, including limits on management rights and enforcing performance expectations and workplace rules
  • Understanding the collective agreement – the intent of collective agreement language and what happens when a dispute arises over interpretation
  • Managing employee performance – setting expectations and evaluating performance, and applying progressive discipline to manage culpable misconduct
  • Investigating misconduct and conducting a proper investigation


  • Type Seminar
  • Date Tuesday, November 7, 2023
  • Time 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Location Bentall 5 Conference Centre
  • Cost $350 plus GST