Become a GMB Rep

Develop Yourself as a GMB Rep

If you are, or are interested in, representing others in the workplace, GMB Union can offer you a range of training on industrial relations.

Whether you’re interested in becoming more active in a branch role or you’re a branch official looking to move into an employed role within the union, the different levels of training should offer something suitable for you.

Interested in becoming a rep?

If you have a strong belief in fairness and are want to stand up on behalf of others, then you’d be suited as a rep. We provide all the skills training you need to represent your colleagues in the workplace, all you need is the passion.

If this sounds like a role that would suit you, you can sign up to become a rep today

Become a rep today

Already a rep?

Just log into to MyGMB to access the development opportunities available to reps.

TUC Courses

TUC offer courses across the country through UnionLearn. To find out which courses are available, follow the button bellow. Theses are all free for postholders.

Courses available

TUC also offers bursaries for those wishing to undertake education related to industrial relations. The TUC Educational Trust can provide bursaries for the Keele Certificate in Industrial Relations and for a range of part-time industrial relations postgraduate courses. The Trust also offers two bursaries of £800 each to enable trade union members to visit a European Union country to study an aspect of trade unionism, industrial relations, training or employment. Full details of bursaries and the courses they can be used for can be found here.

Bursaries available

For details of TUC courses that are available online contact Craig Hawkins on 020 7079 6947 or email

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