Trade Union Training


INTO Autumn Officer Training

Regional officer training is currently being planned and will be delivered face to face this year, depending on Covid-19 restrictions. This training will comprise a series of clustered sessions (listed below) for INTO branch and district officers and district development co-ordinators.

There will also be IT sessions open to all branch and district secretaries/organisers. Officers will be contacted directly next week with details on how to register.


Date Venue Districts
2 and 3 November Tullamore Court Hotel 7, 8 and 9
8 and 9 November Charleville Park Hotel 12, 13 and 16
15 and 16 November The Fairways Hotel, Dundalk 5, 14 and 15
22 and 23 November Hotel Kilkenny 10 and 11
29 and 30 November Radisson hotel, Sligo 3, 4 and 6
3 and 4 December TBC 1 and 2


New District Officer/ District Development Co-ordinators Online Induction Training 

An initial online induction training session is being held for all newly recruited District Officers and District Development Co-Ordinators on Tuesday 28th September from 4pm – 5.15pm. As restrictions ease, it is anticipated that this training session will be followed with more comprehensive, face to face, training in November carried out over two days. The online training is to support new Officers in getting started in their new role. 

New district Officers/District Development Co-ordinators received an email on Friday 17th September with an invitation to attend the induction session. If you are a new district Officer/District Development Co-ordinator and you did receive an email please contact 


Staff Representatives Support Course 

This online course is aimed at supporting INTO Staff Representatives in carrying out their role, understanding the INTO structures and gaining an overview of teacher employment terms and conditions and managing workplace relationships. 

This course comprises of the following 4 modules:  

  • Module 1: Staff Representative Role and Responsibilities 
  • Module 2: INTO Structures and Communications 
  • Module 3: Teacher Employment Terms and Conditions 
  • Module 4: Managing Workplace Relationships 


Staff reps received an e mail on Friday 17th September with an invitation to enrol on this course. If you know of a staff rep who doesn’t receive the e-mail please ask them to contact 


INTO Learning Webinar – Menopause, HRT & Women’s Future Health 

INTO Learning is offering a webinar on Menopause, HRT & Women’s Future Health on Tuesday 21st September. This 90-minute webinar will be presented by Dr Rebecca Lewis of Newson Health Menopause/Wellbeing clinic and there will be an opportunity for participants to pose questions via our chat facility at the end of the presentation.

There is no charge for this webinar which will take place on Tuesday 21st September from 4.15 – 5.45pm via Zoom. However, it is essential to register your place by clicking HERE Registration is now open.