Upcoming Training Opportunities

Para Workshops

Trauma, Identity, & Culture in the Classroom: A Mindful Approach
This interactive workshop will explore the intersections of identity, culture, and trauma to promote culturally responsive care and support for students. Participants will explore tools and frameworks that will support them in better engaging the complexity of these powerful dynamics.

Boxed lunches will be provided.

This event is for members of SEIU Local 284 only.
If you are not a member and would like to become one, you can fill out an application and join the union here.

When & Where:

August 20, 2019, from 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Columbia Heights Library
3939 Central Ave NE
Columbia Heights, MN 55421

**The event is at capacity. Call our office to be added to the wait list.


Boiler Training

Class Description:
SEIU Local 284 sponsors a variety of Boiler Operator Training Courses throughout the year, preparing members for Special, Second Class, and First Class (not Chief’s) licensing. Each course covers hot water and steam boiler systems, safety, boiler start-up and shut down, water treatment and fuel/combustion systems.

In order to get the license, members will have to sign up separately for the test through the MN Department of Labor & Industry. Register for the test here.

When & Where:

August 24, 2019, from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Cedar Creek Elementary
21108 Polk St NE, Cedar, MN 55011

Register for the August 24th class here.

OR

October 5, 2019, from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Century Middle School
18610 Ipava Ave, Lakeville, MN 55044

Register for the October 5th class here.


Member Sign-up Meetings

Class Description:
In a post-Janus world, we need new tools and hands-on practice to sign up folks as union members. This training will give you the skills and confidence you need to keep our union strong.
This event is for union stewards, building reps, or any member-leader.

When & Where:

October 5, 2019, from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Becker Community Center
11500 Sherburne Ave, Becker, MN 55308

Register for the October 5th class here.


Investigatory Meetings

Class Description:
In this hands-on training, you’ll get experience and concrete knowledge on how to represent members in investigatory/disciplinary meetings.
This event is for union stewards only.

When & Where:

October 5, 2019, from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM
Becker Community Center
11500 Sherburne Ave, Becker, MN 55308

Register for the October 5th class here.

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