How do I become a Union Learning Rep?

The secretary must then complete the form available from the link below and send it to the regional *organiser / office.

*Who will then formally write to your employer, reporting your appointment.

You should then contact your local manager to confirm with them your position and start to build a relationship whereby you can obtain your release for training.

The training involves a brief online introductory course on the TUC Education website. Followed by two 5 day residential courses at the RMT Bob Crow National Education Centre in Doncaster. This will give you the skills and confidence you need to carry out your role as a ULR.

There will also be, from time to time, conferences and training you will be required to attend as part of your ongoing development.

RMT ULR Registration form for branch secretaries