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Enrolment in the Federal Right of Entry online training course will close on midnight Tuesday 19th December 2017 and re-open on Monday 8th January 2018.
Please note that the ACTU Organising Centre will be closed from Friday 21 December 2017 until Wednesday 3 January 2018 and will not be able respond to any queries regarding the course or issue of certificates during this period
The course schedule and dates for 2018 are now available at Enrol@OrgCentre.
Contact the ACTU Organising Centre for enquiries about education, training and professional development.
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The ACTU is the peak union body representing almost 2 million Australian workers and their families.
Meet ACTU Secretary Sally McManus and the other elected officers.
Explore the operations of the ACTU and its subsidiary organisations.
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Here's how to contact the ACTU with any enquiry you may have.
Every worker has the right to a safe workplace
Michele O'Neil was elected president of the Australian Council of Trade Unions at the ACTU's Congress 2018, replacing newly-elected Labor MP Ged Kear...
Australian Unions are campaigning to change the rules so that working people have more secure jobs and better pay.
The Australia we once knew, that our parents experienced, is not the reality anymore because the rules that made our country fair are broken.
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