Workshops & Seminars

The NSNU provides education sessions and seminars at the Local, Regional and Provincial levels.  

Local Education Sessions, approximately 1-2 hours in length, must be requested by the Local. Topics include:

  • General Labour Relations
  • Safe Staffing and Nurse Workload (CCRs)
  • Exploring Workplace Respect
  • Professionalism for the Digital Age
  • Occupational Health and Safety Basics
  • Workplace Violence

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To request a Local Education Session, please contact Justin Hiltz at 902-468-6751, or via email at justin.hiltz [at] nsnu.ca.

Regional Seminars are conducted by the Union upon direction of the Board.  Topics are chosen by the Board and in the past have included Abuse of Nurses, Occupational Health and Safety, and Health Reform.

Provincial Education Sessions occur at the NSNU’s Annual General Meeting, devoted to an educational program on an issue, or issues, identified by the Board


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