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The Worker Institute

Advancing worker rights and collective representation


Education & Training

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Customized Training

Cornell ILR faculty have experience in most industries and can design a program around the particular needs and characteristics of your organization. In addition, all Cornell ILR courses and workshops can be customized to fit your specific needs.

Examples include:

  • Specialized training for a union bargaining committee preparing to engage in a public or private sector collective bargaining
  • Team building for a new union executive board
  • Strategic research training for union leaders in a specific industry
  • Training for union stewards/delegates building membership involvement and contract enforcement
  • Training on "Managing and Supervising with Labors Values" tailored to a large union

To discuss your organization's training needs contact:

Linda Donahue
Senior Policy Analyst
Rochester Office, 585-262-4440

Ken Margolies
Director, Organizing Programs & Union Leadership Workshop Series
New York City Office, 212-340-2862

Arthur Wheaton
Workplaces & Industry Education Specialist
Buffalo Office, 716-852-4191