LMC On-Site Training

CSEA’s WORK Institute offers one-day training to CSEA represented worksites for labor and management leaders interested in starting Labor-Management Committees and/or improving the effectiveness of current operating committees. The course provides committee members the tools and techniques for developing effective Labor-Management Committee structure and relationships. Possible topics include:

  • Basic protocols on how Labor-Management Committees operate
  • Creating an operating agreement that serves as guidance for committee practice
  • Agenda development process that can be used for labor-management committee meetings
  • Understanding a solutions-based, problem-solving process
  • Learning how to run effective and productive meetings
  • Understanding the challenges of both labor and management and developing strategies for becoming better allies to each other
  • Learning techniques for building effective working relationships
  • Conducting a meeting preparation session and participating in a “coached” meeting

Are you frustrated by poor communication, domination by management, or lack of leadership or purpose? CSEA WORK Institute has a grant to provide half or full day customized labor-management training at no cost!  If you have a labor-management committee that could benefit or would like to use this opportunity to establish one, just complete this interest form and fax it to the CSEA WORK Institute at 518.782.4429.

LMC Basics Online Courses

Labor-Management Committee Course Login

  • Labor-Management Committee Basics Introduction
  • Course One: Successful Labor-Management Committees
  • Course Two: Preparation is the Key to Success
  • Course Three: Running Great Labor-Management Committee Meetings
  • Mastery Assessment

LMC Videos

Benefits of Labor-Management Collaboration



LMC Videos

Working Together: A Blueprint for Labor-Management video training series captured strategies and techniques for building an effective labor-management committee.

These videos were developed by a grant from the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service.

LMC Resource Center

The Resource Center contains a wealth of relevant information and is designed to assist you as a Labor-Management leader.

LMC Toolkit

The LMC Toolkit contains a variety of process aids and sample forms to help Labor-Management Committees and their members do their work more effectively.

LMC Links

LMC Links have been selected because of their usefulness to leaders of the Labor-Management process.

These resources have been created by the NYS & CSEA Partnership For Education And Training