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AFT Local 1828

The Ventura County Federation of College Teachers, AFT Local 1828, is a labor union representing the faculty members of the Ventura County Community College District. Our faculty serve the 32,000 students enrolled in the district's three colleges - MoorparkOxnard and Ventura.

Compressed Calendar Updates

We are excited to announce that negotiations for the compressed calendar began Wednesday, January 10, 2024. Stay on top of the most up-to-date news by clicking the link below.

Election Run-Off Details

Notice of Run-Off Election for 

AFT 1828 Part-Time Moorpark Vice President.


The candidates are Angela Wilkins and Jennifer Ellsworth. Only Moorpark, part-time union members in good standing will receive a ballot to vote.  An Official AFT 1828 Election ballot will be sent from Election Buddy to Moorpark, part-time union members on Tuesday, May 28. Your ballot must be submitted by 5:00 pm, Wednesday, June 12, 2024.

Membership Benefit

What benefits do you get as a member for AFT Local 1828? 

Click the button below to learn about the benefits you get as member, including financial help, liability insurance, shopping & travel discounts, and more!

Open Enrollment

Open Enrollment is coming July 15, 2024 – August 13, 2024!  This Open Enrollment period is ONLY to make changes to your medical plan. You will be able to make changes or add/remove dependents to your medical plans. If you are not making changes to your SISC medical plan coverage, not action is required. Click the link below to learn more about Open Enrollment.

Upcoming Events


AFT 1828 welcomes questions or comments about grievances from both members and non-members alike. In order to understand the grievance process in this district, please review Article Sixteen from our current CBA. If you need to file a grievance, you may complete Appendix C: Grievance Procedure Form.  


As stated in 16.11 of the article, "A grievance must be submitted within 15 working days after the grievant first knew, or by reasonable diligence should have first known, of the condition(s) upon which the grievance is based, provided that the time limit shall be extended by 5 working days if an informal conference is held."


Members and non-members may send a confidential email to our grievance team at if you require assistance.  We promise we will do our best to get back to you within 48-72 hours.


If you require immediate assistance or have a more immediate concern, please text us at (805) 253-2389.  Members of our staff and leadership team monitor this text number closely and we will respond as quickly as possible.

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