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Understanding Industrial Relations and Developing Effective Union Relationships

March 26 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

This one-day program will explain the role of unions, in addition to practical strategies for achieving and managing effective relationships with unions in terms of:

  • Right of entry - under the Fair Work and Work Health and Safety legislation
  • Disciplinary action
  • Dispute resolution
  • Enterprise bargaining - union claims and involvement
  • Industrial action (protected and unprotected); and
  • Dealing with difficult people

Ai Group will also explore strategies of how to manage common industrial relations issues, whilst complying with the Fair Work Act. The benefits for participants include:

  • Outline how industrial relations issues are regulated in our current workplaces relations system
  • Recognise legal rights of unions, including in relation to representation and right of entry
  • Examine the process for making an enterprise agreement
  • Determine when industrial action can be taken, and the options available to lawfully respond to it
  • Outline legal obligations in relation to dispute resolution and explore practical strategies for resolving disputes
  • Identify proactive IR strategies, particularly in relation to communication and consultation

Cost -Member: $474.00
Non Member: $609.00

You can buy a ticket via the bit.ly link below.


March 26
9:00 am - 4:30 pm


Australian Industry Group
51 Walker Street, Sydney, NSW 2060 Australia
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(02) 9466 5566


Australian Industry Group
1800 648 859