The GFTU Educational Trust offers:

  • a wide range of generic and customised courses

  • most courses are fully accredited

  • a series of grants and scholarships to assist on a number of specialised courses

  • progression through a ladder of courses from basic introductory up to full-time degree level


More detail about the GFTU's courses can be found here


Education Events and Deadlines

May, 2022

No more events this month


Download a GFTU application form for our courses here.

View the new Trade Union & Community Specialist courses 2022

A Series of Seminars: Economic Policy & the Role of Trade Unions

View the WEA and GFTU Collaboration online courses – Their Legacy – Our Heritage

Download a Young Members' Development Weekend application form here.

View the Northern College courses in partnership with GFTU here.

Please note that if you are applying for a course based at Northern College, the correct application form can be found here.