The Education Committee shall institute a program of education covering Union principles and methods, management and community relations for the Shop Stewards and the membership at large, which will be carried on throughout the year in cooperation with the Executive Committee; short courses, lectures, audio-visual, discussion groups or other mediums to be used in the program. The Committee shall cooperate with the Education Department of the Canadian Union of Public Employees.

Current Members – Rick Ewashko, Neil Ketler, Wade Naicken, Brian Sandford and Sterling Valentine.

Please contact Rick Ewashko (Chair of the Education Committee) for any questions or further information. Rick can be reached at 780-426-6050 or 780-903-9174 or email to or

REMINDER: All applications must be submitted thru the CUPE Local 30 Education Committee for approval. Please DO NOT send your application directly to the agency offering the course.

For course information:
From your PC, select the EDUCATION tab
From your Cell Phone, scroll down from the menu bar to the bottom, select EDUCATION