Classes

WSCFF Legislative Update

9:00am-Noon
Ed Seminar-Thursday, April 21
Location: Heritage Ballroom
Speakers: AJ Johnson, Bud Sizemore

About the Speakers

AJ Johnson

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Bud Sizemore

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Today's Classes

Shift Change
Location: Birch Room
WSCFF Shift Change meetings are for members coping with or in recovery from an alcohol or substance use problem. Peer-led meetings provide
WSCFF Retirees Association
Location: Heritage Ballroom
Location: Heritage A Retiree Association Presentation
IAFF 7th District Report
Location: Heritage Ballroom
Breakfast
Location: Discovery Ballroom
Leading From Your Strengths
Location: Heritage Ballroom
Leading from your strengths is a tool to help you discover how your personality can strengthen and improve your team’s morale. Understand how differences
Long-Term Care Update
Location: Heritage Ballroom
Thriving In Times of Change
Location: Heritage Ballroom
Professional speaker and comedienne Meg Soper combines a sense of humor with her unique perspective on life to captivate her audience and provide a presentation
Lunch
Location: Discovery Ballroom
Board Authority & Representation
Location: Heritage CD
IAFF 7th District Vice President and WSCFF Leadership will discuss their roles as leaders and some of the recent challenges they have faced. This will
Endorsing Candidates: Our Process, Who We Support & Why
Location: Heritage EF
Endorsing Candidates Presentation
National Firefighter Registry
Location: Heritage Ballroom
The National Firefighter Registry, created through the Firefighter Cancer Registry Act of 2018, will be a voluntary registry of firefighters that will be used to analyze
Leadership/ IAFF-WSCFF COVID After Action Report
Location: Heritage Ballroom
IAFF and WSCFF officers will review the responsibilities of leadership associated with our efforts and actions regarding COVID-19. IAFF Hotwash After Incident Assessment
Succession Planning – Planning and Investing in Our Future
Location: Heritage CD
This class will help local leaders begin to understand the importance of succession planning and provides some basic steps to be successful as we prepare
Paid Family Medical Leave Act
Location: Heritage B
This class will explore some frequently asked questions around Washington’s new Paid Family and Medical Leave Act, including the ability to use accrued leave
RA Class: Town Hall with RA Board
Location: Heritage A
Power Through Participation: Train the Trainer – Part 1
Location: Heritage EF
This session will assist locals in delivering internal Union organization/participation by training local officers/members to deliver WSCFF educational content. Power Through Participation Power
Litigating State L&I & Self-Insured Claims
Location: Heritage CD
Litigating State L&I Presentation
WSCFF 2021 Resolutions Report
Location: Heritage Ballroom
Using Social Media to our Advantage
Location: Heritage EF
RA Class: Town Hall with RA Board
Location: Heritage B
Location: Heritage A
Bargaining 101
Location: Heritage A
This is an introduction to negotiations. Negotiations can occur informally as a conversation, to formally bargaining a contract. This class will class will provide an
Local & IAFF Audits/Financial Transparency
Location: Heritage B
Location: Heritage B This class will define the audit/financial review process. Your WSCFF trustees will share their experiences over the pat two decades from
How to Not Get Sued
Location: Heritage B
This class will cover some of the common issues unions must navigate that can lead to problems down the road, including: grievance handling, complying with
Impact Bargaining: What is it and what triggers the need?
Location: Heritage CD
Impact Bargaining 101 Presentation
Power Through Participation: Train the Trainer – Part 2
Location: Heritage EF
Ryan Reese / Matt Lowery
Rebound: The Tactical Athlete
Location: Heritage A
This course will discuss the positive and long lasting impact of providing a high level sports medicine model of injury recovery coupled with a true
Work, Union, and Life Balance
Location: Heritage B
This course will be an open discussion about achieving a balance between the life of a union official who still works on the job and