SEIU 1021

Deeper Dive into Weingarten
Group Classes Via Zoom

Thursday, June 6, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

This Zoom workshop will give you the chance to learn tips and practice your role when representing members called into closed-door meetings with management through interactive exercises, a video simulation, and a discussion.

Members who took a basic steward class this past year are being invited to sharpen their skills when representing co-workers in investigatory interviews during a one-and-a-half-hour Zoom discussion.


General Membership MRC Portal Workshop
Group Classes Via Zoom

Wednesday, May 15, from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Friday, June 21, from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

The Member Resource Center leaders and staff partnered with SEIU Local 1021’s Information Technology (I.T.) Department to create the ultimate online resource. This workshop will teach members how to get the most out of the MRC Portal: 

  • E-Learning 
  • Online Resources 
  • Digital Resource Requests 
  • Event Registration

Winning Past Practice Grievances

Thursday, June 13, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at SEIU Local 1021 Oakland Office, 1st Floor Conference Room - 100 Oak Street, Oakland, CA 

Stewards should be aware of past practices in their workplace so they can defend them from erosion by management. Through a group discussion and pair exercise, experienced stewards will learn the categories of past practice, the test for determining whether they are enforceable, and if so, tips for filing grievances.


Spring 2024 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 contract action 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 in the MRC Portal
Independent E-Learning Classes

Members can now take online training from a computer (laptop or desktop – not phone) at their own pace – and receive a certificate once complete through our MRC Portal. All courses are available in English, Spanish and Chinese, unless otherwise noted.

These classes are: