Apply for courses

To apply for online training please contact your branch for Activist training, or the Regional Education Team for Member Learning.

To apply for Member Learning online training please contact the Regional Education Team.  You will find the relevant contact details for each course where it is advertised on our events page or in our programme.

To apply for Activist online training please contact your branch.  Your branch will then contact the Regional Education Team to book your place on the online training, giving your name, email address and membership number, along with any additional requirements you may have. 

Please note we are not currently using our application form for online training.  

To apply for face to face training, please complete an application form and send it to your Branch office for approval.

An application form can be downloaded here (PDF)

Your branch will then forward your application form to the UNISON Regional Office to book your place on the course. Branches should send application forms to our Regional Education Administrator by email at y&heducation@unison.co.uk or sent to Yorkshire & Humberside Regional Centre, Quayside House, Canal Wharf, Leeds LS11 5PS. Scanned applications will be accepted and do not need to be sent in the post.

Please note that all applications must be signed by a Branch Officer to give approval for the delegate to attend the training. If an application form is not complete then it will be returned back to the Branch.

Places for face to face training cannot be reserved without an application form.

If you have any queries about this process then please call the Regional Education Team on 0113 218 2330.