Special pricing extended!
Monday, March 6 to Wednesday, March 8, 2017
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
CLEBC Boardroom, 500 - 1155 West Pender Street, Vancouver
Limited enrolment. Register early to avoid disappointment!
Who should attend: Mediators in training wanting to experiment with process, build their skills, and learn new ones.
Learning level: Advanced
This three-day course builds on the foundation provided by the Fundamentals of Mediation course (or an equivalent) by introducing more skills and providing lots of practice opportunities. The course features advanced process and techniques as well as practical mediation problems and practice issues.
Presented through an interest-based negotiation lens, the course also explores other mediation approaches and encourages thought and discussion about mediation philosophy. Participants should expect focused, intensive coaching of role play practice sessions (on Days 2 and 3) by accomplished mediators.
Upon completion of Fundamentals of Mediation and Advanced Mediation Skills for Non-Family Mediators, you will receive a Certificate of Attendance confirming completion of 40 hours of mediation training. This course is approved by Mediate BC as an acceptable mediation course towards qualification for the Civil Roster.
After taking this course you will be able to…
- identify a range of mediation theories and the negotiation philosophies of participants and counsel
- prepare for mediation including participant readiness, location choice, and paperwork
- execute mediation process informed by a sequenced framework
- use questioning, reflective, and intervention skills to help advance the negotiation
- structure and conduct separate meetings with participants
- make informed decisions about how to capture agreement
Prerequisite: Fundamentals of Mediation, Family Law Mediation
Level I/Introduction to Family Dispute Resolution, or equivalent foundation-level mediation course from another provider.
Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 24 (a minimum of 3 hours pertaining to professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management)
Gordon B. Sloan — ADR Education, Victoria
Special pricing extended!
Live Course: $1,485
Registration includes workshop materials and a print copy of the book The Practice of Mediation: Exploring Attitude Process and Skills by Gordon B. Sloan and Jamie Chicanot. These materials will NOT be distributed electronically.
Unable to attend without financial support? Learn more about CLEBC's Bursary Program and Easy Pay Plan.
CLEBC Program Coordinator