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Since 2020 Usdaw has been expanding our use of webinars as a way of speaking directly to our members, to offer information as well as training sessions.

Some we have offered in conjunction with our partners including Life Writing Workshops, Attitude to Maths and Harmful Gambling.

We also encourage Reps and members to attend the Unionlearn webinars, offering a whole variety of topics such as Redundancies, Covid Awareness, Online Learning, Green Skills, Mental Health, Mindfulness and even Laughter Yoga.

Check out Usdaw's Crowdcast Channel
You can register for an UsdawLearn Crowdcast Webinar, follow our Crowdcast channel for future events here, or watch one of our previous webinars here.

Current Events
Below is a list of our currently scheduled webinar events. You can click on them to find more details about the subject and when they will be airing.

e-Careers Free webinars
Discover our free webinar series, covering a wide range of topics and sectors that are available throughout the year.

Growth Masterclasses: 3-part series of masterclasses, aimed at career starters or career changers that will enable attendees to gain the knowledge and confidence to succeed with their career.
Fast track your career in Accounting: Find out about the benefits of a career in Accounting, and how AAT qualifications can help you fast-track your career.

Fast track your career in Cloud Computing: AWS candidates are currently the most sought after in the tech industry, with more jobs available than candidates to fill them. Discover how earning your AWS certifications will enable you to become a cloud computing professional.
Fast track your career in Human Resources (HR): HR professionals are a necessity for every organisation, regardless of size or industry. CIPD trained HR professionals are in high demand in both the UK and internationally. Find out how to launch or develop your HR career.
Showcasing AWS Cloud Technology: Discover the power of AWS in action with our expert-led live demonstration. See the features and capabilities offered by the world’s leading cloud computing platform.

Usdaw partner with e-Careers to offer members eLearning and Virtual Classroom courses in subjects facing skills gaps in the workplace. These qualifications are designed to help you upskill for the career you want.

Accredited by leading awarding bodies, these courses provide up-to-date knowledge and qualifications that employers are looking for.

Explore over 160 courses, covering 11 different subject categories here, or speak to a Course Consultant to get started: 020 3457 3781.

These are paid for courses but USDAW members receive a 15% discount, don’t forget to apply your discount code. If you don’t have it, please contact: [email protected]

Interest-free finance payment options are available for most courses, helping you spread the cost into manageable amounts.

Data Detox
Take control of your personal data online
(55 mins) Feel like you’re sharing too much data? Have you let yourself install too many apps, clicked “I agree” too many times, or generally feel like you’ve made too many accounts? We’ll show you how to take back control of your digital privacy. Learn about how companies use data to track you, and we’ll show you steps to reduce the amount of data stored about you. View recording here.

How to set up and use password managers (30 mins)
Learn how to use password managers - a security tool that helps you securely create and store passwords. This is a great way to up your cyber security knowledge and confidence. No technical knowledge or experience needed. View recording here.

Litmos Webinars
There are a number of short courses you can access through our Litmos platform which will give you a further understanding of the issues covered by the webinars. If you are already registered on Litmos click the links below. If you are new to Litmos sign up using the code: Usdaw1 here.

Past Events
Most of our webinars are recorded so if you miss them or want to go back and rewatch you can. We’ve had webinars on the following topics:

  • Time to Talk! - Mental Health
  • Write Now! - Lifewriting
  • New Year, New Beginnings
  • Domestic Violence
  • What union learning means to you
  • International Women’s Day
  • Staying Safe and Secure Online During COVID-19
  • World Health Day
  • International Workers Day
  • Using Social Media Safely

You can find these events to rewatch by going here and scrolling down until you see the past event section. You can then just click on the ones you are interested in. (Sometimes we run the same event twice; the same material is covered so you can pick either date.)

TUC/Union Learning
You can register for the Unionlearn webinars, find out more details and watch previous webinars here.

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