Education opportunities for Branch and Brigade Officials fall into two distinct Pathways.

The Introductory Pathway consists of a range of courses designed to help officials improve their skills, update their knowledge and gain confidence as representatives of their work colleagues.

The Health, Safety and Welfare Pathway is designed to help Branch Health and Safety Reps improve their skills, update their knowledge and gain confidence to organise effectively on health, safety & welfare in their workplace, handle members problems and take up issues with management.

Introductory Pathway 

Introductory Branch Officials Course 

Introduction to Fairness at Work - Grievances and Unity

Preparing Discipline Casework & Representation at Hearings

Understanding Mental Health Issues & Representing Members in the UKFRS

Engaging with Politics

Health, Safety and Welfare Pathway

Introduction to Health, Safety & Welfare at Work

Understanding Mental Health Issues & Representing Members in the UKFRS

Health & Safety Update: Contaminants - Protecting against Cancer & Ill-health in the UKFRS

Handling Serious Accidents Investigations