GFTU Courses 2019/2020

The Society of Union Employees works with the General Federation of Trade Unions (GFTU) to provide fantastic learning and development opportunities for SUE members.

Many of the courses are residential, with accommodation, travel and expenses met by the GFTU. The only exception to this are the 5 day residential courses held at Northern College where SUE is responsible for travel expenses.

Approval to attend GFTU courses must be given by the SUE Education Officer, Dee Griffiths who is based at the UNISON Regional Centre in Birmingham.

Application forms can be obtained from your Branch Secretary or Dee Griffiths and then should be emailed for approval to


Link to NEW GFTU education brochure below


GFTU Education Services
Applications to attend GFTU courses can be made on-line at the GFTU website or by completing an application form at the link below and forwarding to Dee Griffiths, SUE National Education Officer at
All applications, whether electronic or paper-based are subject to approval by the SUE Education Officer.

GFTU Training Centre, Quorn Grange, Leicestershire

GFTU Training Centre, Quorn Grange, Leicestershire