The WEA has a longstanding tradition with trade unions in supporting, developing and educating your members.
Founded in 1903, we’ve been a key part of the labour movement for over a century.
We are a registered charity and largest provider of largest voluntary sector provider of adult education in the UK.
We work together with trade unions to empower your members and union reps through adult education.
A flexible approach to learning
We can offer national online courses or courses in local venues. Our flexible approach means we can develop courses for union members that meet your specific needs and supports your members through different challenges.
Offering learning and skills as part of union membership can be an additional benefit for joining.
Corporate social responsibility is at our core. We have a special mission to raise aspirations and develop educational opportunities for the most disadvantaged.
This includes providing basic maths, English and IT skills for employment.