FREE Educational Classes Offered via ZOOM in NWPA ALF

The NWPA Area Labor Federation is excited to be able to offer the following classes via ZOOM. They are a result of our collaboration with the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Services (FMCS), Commissioner Tim McNamara is always eager to offer information and assistance to labor. He is coordinating the next three classes with the assistance of other commissioners.

Stewards & Grievance Training –
March 10th from 5-8 PM
We are proud to report that we had 11 people register and 11 people attended. We give thanks to our instructors; Tim McNamara and Lou Fiaola, commissioners with FMCS, and thank those who attended. Their comments shared with us were all positive.

Labor Law –
March 24th from 5-8 PM,
Register in advance for this meeting, using the link below:

Effective Communications –
April 14th from 5-8 PM,
Register in advance for this meeting, using the link below:

The AFL-CIO offers training and the NWPA ALF is collaborating with Charles Handel Lundy from the AFL-CIO Organizing Department. He is collaborating with his colleges to teach a class on internal organizing. This class offers insight and skills for growth, it is open to leaders in our CLCs and affiliated local unions.

Internal Organizing

This class will be held via ZOOM in 2 sessions; Tuesday, March 16th & 23rd from 5 to 8 pm. Use the link below to register in advance:

After registering for any of these classes, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting/class.

We thank Tim McNamara our regional FMCS Commissioner for coordinating the FMCS classes and Charles Lundy from the organizing department of the AFL-CIO for coordinating the AFL-CIO Internal Organizing Class.

We believe many of the leaders of our CLCs and affiliates will take advantage of these educational classes offered via ZOOM. Please register ASAP as class sizes will be limited.