Fundamentals of Mediation

Product Type: Course

Courses - Webinar
Start Date & Time
2023-12-13 9:00 AM
End Date & Time
2023-12-14 5:00 PM
Online Provider

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Add to your lawyer skills!

Wednesday and Thursday, December 13 and 14, 2023
9:00 am – 5:00 pm (both days)
attend via webinar

Limited enrollment. Register early to avoid disappointment! 

Please note: This course will not be added to Courses on Demand. Courses involving professional speakers and skills-based workshops generally do not get added to Courses on Demand.

Who should attend: Anyone wishing to extend their practice to include dispute resolution; the course will also be of interest to lawyers who attend mediation as counsel.

Learning level: Fundamental

Are you planning to become a mediator, or to add valuable skills to your existing litigation toolkit? Dispute resolution skills will enhance your value to your clients.

This two-day course provides you with the entry-level training for general civil mediation. You will become familiar with the basics of mediation in a coached, practical setting.

The course is a permitted prerequisite for the CLEBC course Mediation Skills Level 2 and has been approved as mediation training requirements for Mediate BC.

After taking this course, you will:

  • have a negotiation model to apply to your mediation work as either counsel or as a mediator
  • be able to use a step-by-step process framework for proceeding through the stages of mediation
  • feel confident using macro and micro skills to act as an effective counsel/mediator
  • have the tools to manage the mediation process, including how and when to caucus, working through impasse, and helping the parties to reach resolution

Please note: This course is offered remotely through a Zoom platform. A device equipped with a camera and microphone will be required to participate.

Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 16 hours (a minimum of 2 hours pertaining to professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management).

This course also counts towards the Family Law ADR Qualification Hours.

Course Chairs 
Mark L. Tweedy, C. Med., C. Arb. — Mark Tweedy Mediation + Arbitration, Vancouver
Renee Collins, RRM — Quantum Mediation, Vancouver

Register by Nov. 15/23
Regular Price
After Nov. 15/23
Webinar $1,169 $1,299

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Registration includes an electronic copy of the workshop materials.

CLEBC Program Coordinator
Darsey Meredith

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