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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.

An Update from Our C.O.P.E Chair

AFT Local 1828 seeks your support in all things faculty. Our goal remains to advocate, defend and represent your faculty rights. It is important to let us know your concerns and opinions about important issues.

Please read the full update on our blog or with the link below

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


If you need to file a grievance, you may complete Appendix C: Grievance Procedure Form. If you choose to represent yourself during the grievance process, please follow the steps outlined in Article 16 in a timely manner so that you do not forfeit your rights.  If you like, you may ask for union representation and the union will assist you in filing a grievance on your behalf and ensure your contract rights are met.


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 work hours. Please note that it is best to use a non-vcccd email when you contact the union via email.

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