Collective Bargaining

Through the new videos series from the Field Services & Education Department, you will learn more about how basic collective bargaining rights have a big impact on your day-to-day worklife.

What is Collective Bargaining?

FSED Director David Cann introduces collective bargaining and explain your rights in the workplace. He breaks down the often complicated terminology and processes that make up the legal framework for collective bargaining. 

3 Types of Bargaining

Labor Relations Specialist Derek Willingham outlines the scope of bargaining and what is negotiable in a contract. 

Advance Notice

Can your agency simply demand that you meet them at the bargaining table? Learn how the concept of "Advanced Notice" can help you avoid some of the most common pitfalls associated with collective bargaining. 

Impact and Implementation

How do you know when an agency proposal is negotiable? This video explains how impact and implementation applies to agency proposals to working conditions and terms of employment. 

Management Rights

Management will often claim that certain areas of work are not subject to bargaining because it is classified as a 'management right.' In this video, you will learn how to respond to an agency claim that a subject is non-negotiable. 

The Service Model Versus Organizing Model

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