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Get more involved with Napo with GFTU

Napo is affiliated to The General Federation of Trade Unions (GFTU) and they have some real new exciting courses coming up.

There is an online 4-day course coming up for new members or activists who may be thinking of becoming more active or become a rep in Napo. They are half hour / hour sessions online to give you some more information – if you register, and you miss it, you will be able to view recordings after each session.

So worthwhile signing up to find out more, the sessions are:

What is a good rep? – 16th October

Building Solidarity – 17th October

The Union Difference – 18th October

Getting More Involved, Where Next? – 19th October

Register here

GFTU – Young Members’ Weekend November 3-5 November

We have quite some members already joined up to attend the GFTU Young Members’ Development Weekend in November. Registrations have closed but if you’re a member up to age of 40 and would like to attend still, get in touch and we’ll see to get you in with plenty other Napo members and other union members for an exciting weekend. It’s free for you, your branch may just have to sort your travel allowance and some extra bits. Do get in touch with us if you would like to.

Besides that, GFTU offer a lot of extra services for members.

Talk to your branch in first instance (if you don’t know your branch details, check via but if you want more of a chat, or to attend the Young Members’ Weekend in November or any other courses or if you would like to get more involved in our union in any way, contact National Official, Annoesjka Valent, at


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