Delegate (Steward) Training

LSSA hosts annual trainings for delegates (stewards) -- from within LSSA or from sister units -- who are new to the position or want a refresher. The following materials, distilled from numerous sources, are designed to be used for such trainings, or by themselves as reference and self-teaching resources.

Contents
Bargaining Demand
Delegate Job Duties

Grievances

Demand for Overdue Decision
Analysis
Duty of Fair Representation
Dealing With the Grievant
Disciplinary Grievances
Investigating
Model Grievance
Negotiating
Past Practice
Timelines
Writing & Filing
Mediating Between Members

Meetings

Running Meetings
Rules for Meetings

Internal Organizing

Motivate 'em
Model Phonetree

Members With Personal Problems

Recognizing
Referring
Domestic Violence

Strike Benefits

Strike Benefits

Legal Services Staff Association, UAW/NOLSW Local 2320