2018 Workshop Schedule

Workshop Descriptions

Workshop Name Changes:

~Local Government: Representing Members in Discipline and Interrogation Workshop changed to:  Representing Members in Discipline and Interrogation

~Local Government: Representing Members in Discipline and Interrogation Recertification Workshop changed to:   Representing Members in Discipline and Interrogation Recertification Workshop

~Local Government Private Sector Grievance Representation  Workshop change to:   Grievance Representation  Workshop

~Local Government Grievance Representation Recertification Workshop changed to: Grievance Representation Recertification  Workshop


  Long Island Region

3 Garet Place

Commack, New York 11725

Tel: (631) 462-0030

* For workshops in the Metropolitan Region 2 Area, please call the CSEA Metropolitan Region 2 Office at (212) 406-2156 to register.


  • To Register for this program go to:Register Me
  • or contact Mildred Garcia at 518-257-1411 or mildred.garcia@cseainc.org
  • This is a free event and open to the public, however, space is limited and registration is required.
  • Brought to you by CSEA and AFSCME

  • August 8 – 9, 2018: State Government: Representing Members in Discipline and Interrogation Workshop: Sign-in: 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm; Workshop: 6:00pm –  9:00 pm; CSEA Long Island Region 1 Office, 3 Garet Pl., Commack, NY 11725 Open to Region

  • August 22 – 23, 2018: Steward Workshop: Sign-in: 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm; Workshop: 6:00pm –  9:00 pm; CSEA Local 870 Office, 1731 D North Ocean Avenue, Medford, New York 11763 Open to Region

  • September 12 – 13, 2018: Steward Workshop: Sign-in: 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm; Workshop: 6:00pm –  9:00 pm; Long Beach Municipal Ice Arena, Ice Arena Room, 150 West Bay Drive, Long Beach, New York 11561 Open to Region

  • September 26 – 27, 2018: Contract Negotiation Strategies: Maximizing Our Leverage Workshop: Sign-in: 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm; Workshop: 6:00pm –  9:00 pm; CSEA Local 870 Office, 1731 D North Ocean Avenue, Medford, New York 11763Open to Region

  • October 10 – 11, 2018: Representing Members in Discipline and Interrogation Workshop: Sign-in: 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm; Workshop: 6:00pm –  9:00 pm; CSEA Local 830 Office, 400 County Seat Dr., Mineola, NY 11501 Open to Region

Additional Workshops TBA


Metropolitan Region

125 Maiden Lane, 5th Floor


  • August 28 – 29, 2018:  State Government: Representing Members in Discipline and Interrogation Workshop, Sign-in: 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm; Workshop: 6:00pm –  9:00 pm; CSEA Region 2 Office, 125 Maiden Ln., 5th Fl., New York, NY 10038 Open to region

  • September 2, 2018:  Steward Workshop, Sign-in: 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm; Workshop: 6:00pm –  9:00 pm;Kingsboro Psychiatric Center, 681 Clarkson Avenue, Brooklyn, New York 11203 Open to region

  • September 15, 2018:  An Overview of the Family Medical Leave Act Workshop, Sign-in: 12:30 pm – 1:00 pm; Workshop: 1:00pm –  4:00 pm;CSEA Local 406 Office, Creedmoor Psychiatric Center, 80‐45 Winchester Blvd., Building 72, Queens Village, NY 11427 Open to region

  • September 15, 2018:  Private Sector Discipline: Representing Workers in Interrogation Workshop, Sign-in: 8:30 am – 9:00 am; Workshop: 9:00am –  12:00 pm;CSEA Local 406 Office, Creedmoor Psychiatric Center, 80‐45 Winchester Blvd., Bldg 72, Queens Village, NY 11427 Open to region

Additional Workshops TBA


Southern Region

568 State Route 52

Beacon, New York 12508

Tel: (845) 831-1000 or (800)-757-CSEA

* For workshops in the Capital Region 4 Area, please call:

CSEA Capital Region 4 Office at (518) 782-4400 or (800) 874-7344


  • August 2, 2018: Secretary Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Local 860 Office, 595 West Hartsdale Avenue, White Plains, New York 10607

  • August 28 – 29, 2018: State Government Grievance Representation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Southern Region 3 Office, 568 State Route 52, Beacon, NY 12508 Open to the Region

  • August 5 – 6, 2018: Grievance Representation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Local 860 Office, 595 West Hartsdale Ave., White Plains, NY 10607 Open to the Region

  • September 12 – 13, 2018: Representing Members in Discipline and Interrogation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Local 836 Office, 465 East Main St., Middletown, NY 10940 Open to the Region

  • October 16 – 17, 2018: State Government Representing Members in Discipline and Interrogation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; Woodbourne Correctional Facility, 99 Prison Rd., Woodbourne, NY 12788 Open to the Region

Additional Workshops TBA


Capital Region

1 Lear Jet Lane, Suite 2
Latham, New York 12110

Tel: (518) 782-4400 or (800) 874-7344

* For workshops in the Plattsburgh Satellite Office, please call the CSEA Plattsburgh Satellite Office at (518) 563-0761 to register.


  • August 15 – 16, 2018: Grievance Representation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM;  DM Hamilton Steamer Company #2, 117 Mansion Street, Coxsackie, New York 12051 Open to the Region

  • August 21 – 22, 2018: Grievance Representation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM;  Clinton County Government Office, 133 Margaret Street, First Floor Meeting Room, Plattsburgh, New York 12901 Open to the Region

  • August 29 – 30, 2018: State Government Grievance Representation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM;  CSEA Headquarters, Conference Room 1B, 143 Washington Avenue, Albany, New York 12210 Open to the Region

  • September 5 – 6, 2018: Representing Members in Discipline and Interrogation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM;  Clinton County Government Center, 1st Floor Meeting Room, 137 Margaret St., Plattsburg, NY 12901 Open to the Region

  • September 12 – 13, 2018: Grievance Representation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM;  CSEA Local 818 Office, 40 North Main Street, Gloversville, New York 12078 Open to the Region

  • September 18 & 25, 2018: Grievance Representation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM;  CSEA Local 857 Office, 959 Rt. 9 Store Q, Queensbury, New York 12804 Open to the Region

  • September 26 – 27, 2018: Grievance Representation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM;  CSEA Headquarters, Conference Room 1B, 143 Washington Avenue, Albany, New York 12210 Open to the Region

  • October 9 – 10, 2018: Steward Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; Shenendehowa Central School District, Transportation Training Room, 970 Route 146, Clifton Park, New York 12065 Open to the Region

  • October 17 – 18, 2018: Steward Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Capital Region 4 Office, 1 Lear Jet Lane, Suite #2, Latham, NY 12110Open to region

  • October 19, 2018: Unified Court System State Government: Representing Members in Discipline and Interrogation Workshop: Sign In: 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM, Workshop: 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM; The Desmond Hotel, 660 Albany Shaker Rd., Albany, NY 122115 Open to the Region

Additional Workshops TBA


 Central Region

6595 Kirkville Road
East Syracuse, New York 13057

Tel: (315) 433-0050 or (800) 559-7975

  *For workshops in Binghamton Satellite Office,  please call the CSEA Binghamton Satellite Office at (607) 772-1750

* *For workshops in Region 6, please call the CSEA Western Region 6 Office at (716) 691 – 6555 or (866) 568-7734


  • August 7 – 8, 2018: Representing Members in Discipline and Interrogation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; Oswego High School, 2 Buccaneer Blvd., Oswego, NY 13126 Open to region

  • August 8 – 9, 2018: Representing Members in Discipline and Interrogation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; SUNY Cortland, Professional Studies Bldg, Room 1166, 8 Folmer Drive, Cortland, New York 13045 Open to region

  • August 15 – 16, 2018: Steward Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; Westmoreland Fire Department, 101 Station Rd., Westmoreland, NY 13490 Open to region

  • August 21 – 22, 2018: Grievance Representation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Local 807 Office, 2 Academy St., Suite 121, Mayville, NY 14757 Open to region

  • September 12 – 13, 2018: Grievance Representation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Central Region 5 Office, 6595 Kirkville Rd., East Syracuse, NY 12057 Open to region

  • September 25 – 26, 2018: Grievance Representation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; Cortland County Office Building, 60 Central Ave., Room 202, Cortland, NY 13045 Open to region

  • September 29, 2018: Steward Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; Cortland County Office Building, 60 Central Ave., Room 202, Cortland, NY 13045 Open to region

  • September 10 – 11, 2018: Steward Workshop: Sign In: 8:30 AM – 9:00 AM, Workshop: 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM; CSEA Canton Satellite Office, 7 Commerce Ln., Canton, NY 13617 Open to region

Additional Workshops TBA


Western Region

120 Pineview Drive
Amherst, New York 14228

Tel: (716) 691-6555) or (866)-568-7734

* For workshops in the Rochester Satellite Office, please call the CSEA Rochester Satellite Office at (585) 272-0800 to register.

**For workshops in Region 5,  please call the CSEA Central Region 5 Office at (315) 433-0050 or (800) 559-7975.


  • August 1 – 2, 2018: State Government: Representing Members in Discipline and Interrogation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Rochester Satellite Office, 3495 Winton Pl., Building E‐Suite 3, Rochester, NY 14623 Open to region

  • August 22 – 23, 2018: Steward Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Rochester Satellite Office, 3495 Winton Pl., Building E‐Suite 3, Rochester, NY 14623 Open to region

  • August 28, 2018: An Overview of the Family Medical Leave Act Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Rochester Satellite Office, 3495 Winton Pl., Building E‐Suite 3, Rochester, NY 14623 Open to region

  • August 29 – 30, 2018: Representing Members in Discipline and Interrogation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Rochester Satellite Office, 3495 Winton Place, Building E, Suite 3, Rochester, New York 14623 Open to region

  • September 5 – 6, 2018: State Government Grievance Representation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; SUNY Fredonia, Williams Center, Horizon Room, 280 Central Avenue, Fredonia, New York 14063 Open to region

  • October 2 – 3, 2018: Grievance Representation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Local 815, 305 Cayuga Rd., Cheektowaga, NY 14225 Open to region

Additional Workshops TBA