SEIU 1021

Effective Grievance Writing

Wednesday, November 30, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at SEIU Local 1021 Oakland Oak Street Office, Willie Gholar Room - 100 Oak Street, Oakland, CA 94607

DAYTIME: Monday, December 5, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at SEIU Local 1021 Sacramento Office, Conference Room A - 5450 Power Inn Road, Suite F, Sacramento, CA 95820

In this in-person class, we will identify information that should be included in a written grievance, discuss dos and don’ts for writing formal grievances, and individually practice writing. Designed for experienced stewards and/or those who have completed Intermediate or Advanced Steward classes as a pre-requisite. 


Fall 2022 Team Leadership Classes Available (In Person And Digitally) By Appointment Only
Leadership Classes By Appointment

New Chapter Officer Leadership Academy (designed for chapter boards where elections have recently occurred).

Contract Campaign Training (designed for bargaining and CAT teams heading into negotiations).

Welcoming New Hires (designed for leaders who conduct new hire orientations).

To get more information or to schedule, please email


E-Learning Portal
Individual E-Learning Classes

Members can now take Basic or Intermediate Steward training online from a computer (laptop or desktop – not phone) at their own pace – and receive a certificate once complete through our e-learning portal, These classes are:

  1. Basic Steward (English and Spanish versions)
  2. Intermediate Steward
  3. Labor Management Tips & Traps
  4. Steward’s Role in ADA Interactive Process