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Region 4 Labor School: ‘The Collective Bargaining Process’

Region 4 Labor School Track 3 ‘The Collective Bargaining Process’ is on Mondays, starting January 11. Register today by calling Region 4 office 781-584-8012.

The Collective Bargaining Process
Free to all Members! Start the New Year Right!

Week 1 – Monday, January 11, 2016
Collective Bargaining and the Legal Foundation, Ground Rules,
Committees and the Contract Action Team

Week 2 – Monday, January 25, 2016
Surveys, Calendar, Priorities, Developing a Contract Campaign,
Decision Making Process

Week 3 – Monday, February 8, 2016
Tactics & Roles at the Bargaining Table, Writing Contract Language,
Leverage & Pressure Tactics, Use of the Media

Week 4 – Monday, February 22, 12016
Contract Costing, Strikes & Workplace Actions/Work to Rule,
Mediation & Impasse, Committee Recommendation and Ratification

Get an “MNA Labor School” Jacket when you complete any two Labor School Tracks.

All classes will run from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. with a light meal provided at 5:00 p.m. All classes are held at the Region 4 Office, 50 Salem Street, Bldg. A, Lynnfield, MA 01940. Please register by calling Peggy O’Malley, Region 4 Office Manager at 781-584-8012 or