Apply now for Local Presidents Orientation October sessions

Education and Organizing

Two Local Presidents Orientations have been scheduled for October 2023. This three day workshop will give local presidents the skills and tools they need to fulfill their leadership role within the union and navigate OPSEU/SEFPO’s organizational structure, systems, supports and resources.


OPSEU/SEFPO Head Office, 100 Lesmill Road, Toronto, ON, M3B 3P8

Contact Information

For more information, please email

Dates and Times

Session #1:

  • Tuesday, October 3, 2023 9:00am–5:00pm
  • Wednesday, October 4, 2023 9:00am–5:00pm
  • Thursday, October 5, 2023 9:00am–3:00pm

Session #2

  • Tuesday, October 17, 2023 9:00am–5:00pm
  • Wednesday, October 18, 2023 9:00am–5:00pm
  • Thursday, October 19, 2023 9:00am–3:00pm


Both sessions will be held in person at 100 Lesmill Road.

Eligibility Criteria

All Local Presidents who have not taken the Local Presidents Orientation are eligible to participate. A selection process ensures equitable representation from all the regions. If there are more applications than available spaces, selection will be based on the order of date of election as local president within each region.

Please note that the course is only open to elected, currently serving Local Presidents. Local Vice-Presidents and Acting Local Presidents are not eligible to take the course.

Please advise us of your interest in attending this course before end of day, Monday September 11th, 2023.

For full details download the call-out document.

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