Regional Union Learning Committee

Dedicated Adult Learning

The GMB Yorkshire and North Derbyshire Regional Union Learning Committee has been formed with the purpose of establishing the priorities of the GMB’s regional learning agenda, and organising the union to meet these priorities.

The aims of the committee will be:

  • To increase the uptake of adult learning
  • To organise the GMB and build up its profile in workplaces and communities through learning
  • To increase union membership
  • To encourage members to become Union Learning Reps
  • To encourage branches to elect ULR officers
  • To increase the profile of union learning within the GMB
  • To keep up-to-date with and provide regional strategies for current learning issues and initiatives
  • To work alongside key partners such as the GMB’s ULF projects, training providers, the TUC and Unionlearn


Amanda Burley & Gary Wilson (Committee Secretary & Chair)

Committee Meeting Dates

The dates for committee meetings are: 

  • Wednesday 16th September 2020 – 10am to 12pm.
  • Wednesday 25th November 2020 – 10am to 12pm.
  • Wednesday 20th January 2021 – 10am to 12pm.

All Meetings at Present Time are to be held Via Zoom Application and Secretary will send out invites to Committee Members shortly before the Meeting.

Meeting Minutes 

Terms of Reference

Regional Union Learning Committee - Agreed Terms of Reference.pdf


ULR Manual Produced by the GMB.pdf

The Activist: Union Learning.pdf




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