Understanding the Collective Bargaining Process


It is imperative for business and human resource professionals to understand the collective bargaining process regardless of whether their organizations are unionized. This course will cover the steps to facilitate an effective collective bargaining agreement and prepare participants for their first collective bargaining discussion. Participants will also be introduced to all the necessary steps required during a collective bargaining discussion. Steps to follow for employers who are not unionized will also be covered.

Key Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the history of collective bargaining
  • Examine the terminology used before, during and after the collective bargaining process
  • Learn the laws that support collective bargaining
  • Develop policies and procedures

This course may be taken independently or applied toward a 10-course certificate in Human Resources Management or Supervisory Management offered through Extended Studies.

No sections of this course are currently being offered.