The CWU provides branch representatives and committee members with professional training to give the best service possible to the members.
The CWU enjoys an enviable reputation in the wider trade union and labour movement for the excellence of its education and training programme. The union firmly believes that education and training should be made available to all members. The CWU recognises that properly targeted education and training will ensure that the members develop the skills and confidence required to take part effectively in the industrial relations process.
Most courses take place the the CWU's own Education and Training Centres.
The CWU Education and Training web site has more information: www.cwueducation.org
All CWU English Regions have now achieved the Matrix Standard for the quality of our learning services.
From 6 April 2010, workers in companies employing over 250 staff will have the legal right to request time to train.