Region 2B Online Academy

The UAW Region 2B Online Academy is a web-based educational tool where members can log-in and learn about their union at their own pace and on their own schedule. Courses will vary and will be offered throughout the year. For an overview of the Online Academy, see the video, below.

Workshops are broken down into three categories: Building Our Union (all members), Leading for Change (leadership positions), and Standing Together (standing committee members).

Building Our Union

  • UAW Basics
  • UAW 101
  • UAW V-CAP Program
  • Union Meetings & Me
  • Money Matters Pt. 1
  • Money Matters Pt. 2
  • Globalization 101
  • Understanding Grievances
  • Understanding Bargaining
  • Understanding Strikes
  • Lessons from Labor History
  • UAW Core Values
  • It Starts with Me
  • Talkin' Union

Leading for Change

  • Roles of Officers
  • Leading with Vision
  • Effective Union Meetings
  • Building Unionists
  • UAW Core Values
  • Member-2-Member in a Digital Age
  • Money Matters - Budget Planning for Life
  • Money Matters - Consumer Tips

Standing Together

  • Strategic Planning to Grow Your Standing Committee
  • Keys to Effective Standing Committees
  • Strengthening Our Union
  • Community Services
  • *Disaster Preparedness
  • *Layoffs, Closings & Strikes
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Conservation & Recreation
  • Effective Education Committees
  • Union Label

The Online Academy will be held in three annual sessions; Autumn, Winter, and Spring. Call letters will be shared in the usual manner for these online educational opportunities.  However, if a local has a specific need/request for the Online Academy, the local union President should contact their Region 2B International Servicing Representative or they may contact the Region 2B Education Coordinator at 419-893-4677.