Local Presidents Orientation – July 25, 26, 27

Education and Organizing

Due to high demand, a second Local Presidents Orientation has been scheduled for July 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 presidentsorientation@opseu.org.

Dates and Times

  • Tuesday, July 25, 2023 9:00am–4:30pm
  • Wednesday, July 26, 2023 9:00am–4:30pm
  • Thursday, July 27, 2023 9:00am–3:00pm

The first session will be from July 11-13. Please specify your preferred session with your response.

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.