IMPACT workplace representatives’ training Level 1

2017-2018 applications open


IMPACT is now inviting applications for the 2017-2018 phase of its level one ‘Making an IMPACT’ workplace representatives’ training modules, which get under way in September 2017. Almost 500 IMPACT members have so far graduated from the training, which helps them to be confident and effective workplace representatives.

Courses will be run on the following dates:

Dublin 12th September2017, 26th September 2017, 24th September2017, 16th November 2017
Cork/Limerick 17th  October 2017, 7th November 2017, 30th November 2017, 23 December 2017
Sligo 15th November 2017, 5th December 2015, 11th January 2017, 31st January 2017

This course is provided for IMPACT members who are interested in becoming a workplace representative, or existing representatives who want to improve their skills and knowledge. You don’t need to have previous experience in the union, but your application should demonstrate your willingness and potential to become an effective IMPACT representative.

Participants are expected to attend all four course modules, which are:

  • Module 1 – IMPACT and how it works
  • Module 2 – Effective communications
  • Module 3 – Building union strength
  • Module 4 – Representing members and dealing with management.

You can get an application form HERE. Completed applications should be sent to Julie Healy or Roisin Nolan, IMPACT, Nerney’s Court, Dublin 1 ( or by 11th August 2017 at the latest.