Dear affiliates

FEDUSA jointly with CCMA will be hosting training sessions in Gauteng, Northwest and Limpopo for all its affiliates. Formal notification is hereby given for the call to submit registration to attend as per schedule below:

Region Dates Max no of delegates

ANEW Hotel Parktonian Johannesburg

120 De Korte St, Braamfontein, Johannesburg

10-11 August 2023 40

Garden Court

Corner of Thabo Mbeki & President Paul Kruger St, Polokwane Central

22-23 August 2023 40

Orion Safari Lodge

15 Hagia Sophia Dr, Kloof,


29-30 August 2023


Course Brief outline:


  1. Trade Union Movement


  • Basic understanding of a trade union movement
  • Definition of a union
  • Definition of a Federation
  1. Preparing and conducting disciplinary hearings


  • The goal of discipline: An overview
  • The preparatory stage
  • Conducting a hearing
  • Post hearing issues
  1. Organisational rights for labour disputes


  • How the 2014 LRA amendments impacts on the acquisition of organisational rights.
  1. An overview of the 2015 amendments to S198 of the LRA


  • An overview of the amended section 198 of the LRA and the rationale for the amendments
  1. SA’s current unemployment situation: How the correct application of s189A & 189 of the LRA can assist parties.


  • Employment v unemployment
  • Statistical trends noted within the CCMA;
  • Incidence of s189A and 189 referrals
  • Evolution of the CCMA’s roles and responsibilities
  • Key elements of the CCMA’s business/job saving strategy.

To register :