Online 40-Hour General Civil Mediation Training & Practicum

      28-Hour General Civil Mediation Training

        January 24-27,  2024   8:00am - 5:30pm (Wed - Fri)  /   8:00am - 12:15pm (Sat)       

      12-Hour General Civil Practicum  

      February 1-2, 2024 /  3:00pm - 7:15pm (Thursday)   /   8:00am - 5:30pm (Friday)


January 24-27, 2024: The first 28-hour mediation training focuses on an understanding of the mediation process, communication skills, problem-solving skills, agreement writing, and mediation ethics.               Mediation skills are taught in a highly interactive format through short lecture, group discussion, focused exercises, and coached role-play. The workshop meets general mediation training  requirements for      registration with the Georgia Office of Dispute Resolution (GODR). In addition, the workshop is approved for Continuing Legal Education (CLE) hours (28 regular and 3 ethics).

February 1-2, 2024: The 12 hour practicum will build upon the skills introduced during the General Civil Mediation Training. It provides an opportunity for you to observe, reflect on, and discuss the practice of mediation. The Practicum may be taken in lieu of 5 real case observations in mediation for the Georgia Office of Dispute Resolution registration purposes.


Amanda Reinke, Ph.D., Associate Director of MSCM / Associate Professor of Conflict Management

Ellen Lahtinen, MPA, Program Manager CCM / Mediator/ Trainer / Conflict Coach

Cost: $1200.00

Location: ONLINE

Deadline to register: January 17, 2024

Cancellation Policy:

Full refund before January 10, 2024; An administrative fee of $200.00 from January 10- 17, 2024;

No refund after January 17, 2024.

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