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

June, 2021

18JuneAll Day20Young Member's Development WeekendApplication Deadline: 1st June 2021

21JuneAll Day25GFTU Shop Stewards Stage 1Application Deadline: 24th May 2021

24June10:30 am2:30 pmHR Officers Meeting

28JuneAll Day02JulyGFTU Health & Safety Stage 1Application Deadline: 31st May 2021

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View the Northern College courses in partnership with GFTU here.

Download a Young Member's Development Weekend application form here.

Download a GFTU application form for our courses here.

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