Member Education and Training

HSA Steward Training
HSA Steward Training


HSA offers regular training sessions for stewards on core union issues such as the grievance procedure, contract interpretation, and occupational health and safety. Steward training courses include: Basic Steward Training, Supervisors in the Union, Basic Occupational Health and Safety, Psychological Health and Safety, Advanced Occupational Health and Safety, and Lead Steward Training.


The Education Department at HSA offers learning opportunities to all members on topics related to equity, diversity, inclusion, social justice, and decolonization. Recent and upcoming courses include: Communication and Conflict Resolution, Decolonization, Disability Awareness and Disability Justice, Domestic Violence Awareness, Men as Allies, Race/Racism in Health Care and Social Services, and Sex Work and Human Trafficking.

The Education Department offers annual themed workshops for Social Justice Day, International Womens’ Day, and the Young Workers’ workshop.

Have a question about HSA's educational offerings? Contact us at @email