2019 Workshop Schedule

Workshop Descriptions


  Long Island Region

3 Garet Place

Commack, New York 11725Tel: (631) 462-0030



  • February 5, 2019: Advanced Steward: Building an Activist Network Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Local 870 Office, 1731 D North Ocean Avenue, Medford, New York 11763 Open to the Region

  • February 6, 2019: Advanced Grievance: Power in Numbers Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Local 870 Office, 1731 D North Ocean Avenue, Medford, New York 11763 Open to the Region 

  • February 13, 2019: Representing Members in Discipline and Interrogation Recertification Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; Coes Neck Park, 1240 Coes Neck Rd., Baldwin, NY 11510 Open to the Region 

  • February 26 – 27, 2019: Steward Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; NUMC Hospital, CSEA Office‐ A Building, 5th Floor, 2201 Hempstead Tpke., East Meadow, NY 11542 Open to the Region 

  • February 27, 2019: Advanced Grievance: Power in Numbers Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; Clinton County Government Building, Old Court House, 2nd Floor Meeting Room, 133 Margaret Street, Plattsburgh, New York 12901 Open to the Region 

  • February 12, 2019: Grievance Representation Recertification Workshop: Sign-in: 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm; Workshop: 6:00pm – 9:00 pm; Merrick Golf Course 2550 Club House Rd. Downstairs Meeting Room Merrick, NY 11566 Open to Region

  • March 12 – 13, 2019: Advanced Grievance: Introduction to Contract Interpretation Workshop: Sign-in: 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm; Workshop: 6:00pm – 9:00 pm; CSEA Local 882 Office, 791 Park Place, Long Beach, New York 11561 Open to Region

  • March 27 – 28, 2019: Representing Members in Discipline and Interrogation Workshop: Sign-in: 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm; Workshop: 6:00pm – 9:00 pm; CSEA Local 865 Office, 2545 Hempstead Bethpage Turnpike #205, East Meadow, NY 11554 Open to the members of the Nassau BOCES Unit 7212 Only.

Additional Workshops TBA


Metropolitan Region

25 Maiden Lane, 5th Floo


  • March 4, 2019:  Advanced Steward: Building an Activist Network Workshop, Sign-in: 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm; Workshop: 6:00pm –  9:00 pm; CSEA Metropolitan Region 2 Office, 125 Maiden Lane, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10038 CANCELLED

  • March 5, 2019:  Advanced Grievance: Power in Numbers Workshop, Sign-in: 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm; Workshop: 6:00pm –  9:00 pm; CSEA Metropolitan Region 2 Office, 125 Maiden Lane, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10038 CANCELLED

  • March 27, 2019:  Conflict Management for Union Members Workshop, Sign-in: 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm; Workshop: 6:00pm –  9:00 pm; CSEA Metropolitan Region 2 Office, 125 Maiden Lane, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10038 CANCELLED

  • March 28, 2019:  Financial Empowerment Workshop, Sign-in: 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm; Workshop: 6:00pm –  9:00 pm; CSEA Metropolitan Region 2 Office, 125 Maiden Lane, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10038 CANCELLED

  • May 8 – 9, 2019:  Steward Workshop, Sign-in: 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm; Workshop: 6:00pm –  9:00 pm; CSEA Metropolitan Region 2 Office, 125 Maiden Lane, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10038 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


  • February 12 – 13, 2019: State Government Grievance Representation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; Unity Hall (QWL Building), across the street from NYSDOC Ulster Correctional Facility, 750 Berme Rd., Napanoch, NY 12458 Open to the Region RESCHEDULED TO  MARCH 5-6

  • February 26 – 27, 2019: Contract Negotiations: Team Training Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; Local 844 Office, 20 Squadron Blvd., Suite 580, New City, NY 10956 Open to the Region

  • March 5 – 6, 2019:Representing Members in Discipline and Interrogation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Local 814 Office, 21 Davis Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603 Open to the Region

  • March 5 – 6, 2019: State Government Grievance Representation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:30 PM; Unity Hall (QWL Building), across the street from NYSDOC Ulster Correctional Facility, 750 Berme Rd., Napanoch, NY 12458 Open to the Region RESCHEDULED FROM FEBRUARY 12-13

  • March 13 – 14, 2019:State Government Grievance Representation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Local 507 Office, 686 Aaron Ct., Kingston, NY 12401 Open to the Region

  • March 20, 2019: Private Sector Discipline: Representing Members in Interrogations Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; NYSUT/CSEA Building, 1st Floor Conference Room, 249 Stockade Drive, Kingston, New York 12401 Open to the Region

  • March 21, 2019: Advanced Steward: Building an Activist Network Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; NYSUT/CSEA Building, 1st Floor Conference Room, 249 Stockade Drive, Kingston, New York 12401 Open to the Region

  • March 23, 2019: Steward Workshop: Sign In: 8:30 AM – 9:00 AM, Workshop: 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM; CSEA Local 814, 21 Davis Avenue, Poughkeepsie, New York 12603 Open to the Region

  • April 9 – 10, 2019: State Government Discipline and Interrogation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; Unity Hall (QWL Building), 750 Berme Road, Napanoch, New York 12458, **Across the street from NYSDOC Ulster Correctional Open to the Region

  • May 1 – 2, 2019: Grievance Representation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Local 836 Office, 465 East Main Street, Middletown, New York 10940 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.


  • February 5 – 6, 2019: Grievance Representation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; SUNY Empire State College, Room 137, 113 West Ave. Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 Open to the Region 

  • February 12, 2019: Advanced Grievance: Power in Numbers Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; Greenwich Central School, Middle Grade Building, 10 Gray Avenue, Greenwich, New York 12834 Open to the Region CANCELLED

  • February 26, 2019: Advanced Steward: Building an Activist Network Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; Clinton County Government Building, Old Court House, 2nd Floor Meeting Room, 133 Margaret Street, Plattsburgh, New York 12901 Open to the Region 

  • February 27, 2019: Advanced Grievance: Power in Numbers Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; Clinton County Government Building, Old Court House, 2nd Floor Meeting Room, 133 Margaret Street, Plattsburgh, New York 12901 Open to the Region 

  • March 4 – 5, 2019: Representing Members in Discipline and Interrogation 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 

  • March 9, 2019:Contract Negotiations: Team Training Workshop: Sign In: 8:30 AM – 9:00 AM, Workshop: 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM; Berne‐Knox‐Westerlo Elementary School, 1738 Helderburg Trail, Bern, NY 12023 Open to the Region 

  • March 16, 2019: Steward Workshop: Sign In: 8:30 AM – 9:00 AM, Workshop: 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM; Cambridge Central School Room 80, 24 S. Park St., Cambridge, NY 12816 Open to the Region

  • April 9, 2019: Advanced Grievance: Power in Numbers Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; Greenwich Central School, Middle Grade Building, 10 Gray Avenue, Greenwich, New York 12834 Open to the Region 

  • April 10, 2019: Inside the Time and Attendance Process 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 

  • May 1, 2019: Steward Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; Troy High School Library 1950 Burdett Ave. 2nd Floor Troy, NY 12180 Open to the Region 

  • May 4, 2019: 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 Headquarters, Conference Room 1B, 143 Washington Avenue, Albany, New York 12210 Open to the Region 

  • May 22 – 23, 2019: Representing Members in Discipline and Interrogation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Local 885 Office, 650 Franklin St., Suite 107, Schenectady, NY 12305 Open to the Local 885 ONLY

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


  • January 23, 2019: Advanced Steward: Building an Activist Network 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

  • January 29, 2019: 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 Local 823 Office, 215 Washington St., Suite 108, Watertown, NY 13601 Open to region Rescheduled to March 14

  • January 29, 2019: Representing Members in Discipline and Interrogation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM;CSEA Binghamton Satellite Office, 71 State Street, Bache Building, Binghamton, New York 13901Open to region Rescheduled to February 13

  • January 30 – 31, 2019: Steward Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Local 825 Office, 7644 N. State St., Lowville, NY 13367 Open to region Rescheduled to April 17 – 18

  • February 9, 2019: Representing Members in Discipline and Interrogation 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 13057 Open to region

  • February 13, 2019: Representing Members in Discipline and Interrogation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM;CSEA Binghamton Satellite Office, 71 State Street, Bache Building, Binghamton, New York 13901Open to region Resecheduled from January 29

  • March 4 – 5, 2019: State Government 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 Road, East Syracuse, New York 13057 Open to region

  • March 12 – 13, 2019: Grievance Representation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Canton Satellite Office, 7 Commerce Ln., Canton, NY 13617 Open to region

  • March 14, 2019: 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 Local 823 Office, 215 Washington St., Suite 108, Watertown, NY 13601 Open to region Rescheduled from January 29

  • March 26 – 27, 2019: Representing Members in Discipline and Interrogation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Local 834 Office, 5815 Heritage Landing Dr., East Syracuse, NY 13057 Open to region

  • March 26 – 27, 2019: Steward Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM;CSEA Local 838 Office, 120 Cayuga St., Suite C, Fulton, NY 13069 Open to the Region 

  • April 10 – 11, 2019: Grievance Representation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; Rome Free Academy, Small Cafeteria, 95 Dart Circle, Rome, New York 13441 Open to region

  • April 11, 2019: Student Debt Relief Clinic Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM; CSEA Local 822 Office, 114 North Prospect Street, Entrance located on the side of the Building, Herkimer, New York 13350 Open to region

  • April 17 – 18, 2019: Steward Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Local 825 Office, 7644 N. State St., Lowville, NY 13367 Open to region Rescheduled from January 30 – 31

  • April 17 – 18, 2019: Steward Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Central Region 5 Office, 6595 Kirkville Road, East Syracuse, New York 13057 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.


  • February 6, 2019: Advanced Steward: Building an Activist Network Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Western Region 6 Office, 120 Pineview Dr, Amherst, New York 14228 Open to region

  • February 7, 2019: Advanced Grievance: Power in Numbers Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Western Region 6 Office, 120 Pineview Dr, Amherst, New York 14228 Open to region

  • February 23, 2019: Steward Workshop: Sign In: 8:30 AM – 9:00 AM, Workshop: 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM; West Seneca East Senior High School Cafeteria, 4760 Seneca Street, West Seneca, NY 14224 Open to region

  • February 27 – 28, 2019: Steward 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

  • March 12 – 13, 2019: Contract Negotiations: Team Training Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Local 805 Office, 80 North 4th Street, Suite 111, Allegany, New York 14706 Open to region

  • March 13, 2019: An Overview of the Family Medical Leave Act Workshop: Sign In: 8:30 AM – 9:00 AM, Workshop: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM; CSEA Local 805 Office, 80 N. 4th Street, Suite 111, Allegany, New York 14706 Open to Local 805 ONLY

  • March 18 – 19, 2019: Representing Members in Discipline and Interrogation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Local 815 Office, 305 Cayuga Road, Suite 100, Cheektowaga, New York 14225 Open to Local 815 ONLY

  • March 26 – 27, 2019: State Government Grievance Representation Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; Radisson Hotel Corning, Carder Room, 125 Denison Pkwy East, Corning, New York 14830 Open to Regions 5 and 6

  • April 9 – 10, 2019: Steward 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 the Region

  • May 8 – 9, 2019: Steward Workshop: Sign In: 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Workshop: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM; CSEA Local 859 Office. 24 William St., Lyons, NY 14489 Open to the Region

Additional Workshops TBA