Public Employees Federation, AFL-CIO (PEF)

Public Employees Federation, AFL-CIO (PEF)
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Programs for PEF-represented Employees

Professional, Scientific and Technical Services Unit employees are represented by the Public Employees Federation, AFL–CIO (PEF). Article 15 of the New York State/PEF Collective Bargaining Agreement establishes the Professional Development Committee - the PDC - as a joint Labor-Management Committee, and provides funding in each of the contract years to address professional development issues. The PDC meets to review, approve, and fund programs addressing the professional development needs of PEF-represented employees.

Public Service Workshops Program

Public Service Workshops Program workshops are delivered statewide and address the professional development needs of PEF-represented and Management/Confidential (M/C) employees.

Public Service Workshops Program 

 

 


 

Reimbursement Programs

While the PEF contract has been ratified, the details of the reimbursement programs have not been determined. Information regarding these programs will be posted here as soon as it is available. Any applications that have been submitted for courses, events, or exams that begin in the 2020 or 2021 calendar year have been kept on file and will be acknowledged once program details have been finalized.   

 

College Tuition Reimbursement (CTR) and Nurses' Enhanced College Tuition Reimbursement (NECTR)

PEF-represented employees may continue to apply for reimbursement for qualifying tuition expenses incurred for courses that began during the period January 1, 2019 through December 31, 2019 under the College Tuition Reimbursement (CTR) Program and the Nurses' Enhanced College Tuition Reimbursement (NECTR) Program.

CTR and NECTR Guidelines and Application

Workshop and Seminar Reimbursement (WSR) Program and Nurses’ Enhanced Workshop and Seminar Reimbursement (NEWSR) Program

PEF-represented employees may continue to apply for reimbursement for qualifying expenses incurred for educational events that began during the period January 1, 2019 through December 31, 2019 under the Workshop and Seminar Reimbursement (WSR) Program. 

WSR and NEWSR Guidelines and Application

Certification and Licensure Exam Fee Reimbursement (CLEFR) Program

PEF-represented employees may continue to apply for reimbursement for qualifying examination expenses incurred for exams that began during the period January 1, 2019 through December 31, 2019 under the Certification and Licensure Exam Fee Reimbursement (CLEFR) Program.

CLEFR Guidelines and Application