Professional Development & Conferences

Pre-Retirement Training 2023/24

Two day-long events have been organised for those members who are looking into retiring. The first will take place in Athlone on 21st November 2023, while the second will take place in Dublin on 7th February 2024. Click here for details and an application form  


General TUI Training Schedule 2023/24

As part of the Union’s ongoing efforts to enhance service to members, a training schedule across a range of areas of importance has been developed for 2023/24.

Training will take place online, using the Zoom platform. To register for a session or sessions, click here. As a TUI member, you can attend as many as you wish.

The schedule will run throughout the academic year.  

Contact if you have further questions or are having difficulties registering.

13th September 2023



20th September 2023


CL59/2016 and CL49/2017 -

how to secure additional hours

Eligibility for a CID

27th September 2023


Teaching Council Issues

Investigation and Disciplinary Procedures Part 5 - Fitness to Teach

4th October 2023


Post of Responsibility Circular

11th October 2023


Preparing for an AGM

Organising an AGM

Nomination process for Branch Officers Model Standing Orders for Branch Meetings

18th October 2023


Competency Based Interview Training -

AP1 and AP2 interviews

8th November 2023


Preparing for Annual Congress

Advice on drafting motions and amendments Emergency Motions

Procedures at Congress

15th November 2023


Freedom of Information Requests

Data Access Requests

How to make a Protected Disclosure

Union Directives

22nd November 2023


How to deal with personal cases -

Branch Officers and Workplace Committees including use of the Grievance Procedure and Disciplinary procedures

29th November 2023


Branch Officer Training

Role of the Branch Officers

How to organise an Ordinary Branch meeting and Special Branch Meeting

Key dates for Branch Officers

Defamation - Branch responsibilities

10th January 2024


Parent's Leave

Adoptive Leave

Paternity Leave

Parental Leave

Compassionate Leave

17th January 2024


Bereavement Leave

Carer's Leave

Career Break Scheme

Job Sharing Scheme

Unpaid Leave

Marriage Leave

Force Majeure Leave

24th January 2024


Partial Absences Leave

Maternity Leave

Assault Leave

31st January 2024


Pension information session

Additional Voluntary Contributions

Salary Protection Scheme

7th February 2024


Sick Leave

21st February 2024


Transfers and Redeployment

28th February 2024


Eligibility for a CID

Croke Park Hours Supervision and Substitution