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Our online courses are unique...

in the way we deliver the lessons and the way we help you make it yours.

Our online courses are unique...

in the way we deliver the lessons and the way we help you make it yours.

Advanced Mediation Skills Course

$1,120

Advanced Mediation Skills Course

Advanced Mediation Skills Course

The Advanced Mediation course is designed for dispute resolution professionals who are intent on taking their skills and practice to the next level. This course, organized around a real world, multi-party mediation, deconstructs the mediation process into nine modules, with guidance and expertise from industry pioneers.

Practice and reflection is encouraged through online exercises and worksheets. Each module focuses on specific mediation skills unique to stages of the process. In addition, each module includes a discussion of ethical and other issues unique to mediating the complex case.

Includes a one hour post course consultation with Bruce Edwards

Advanced Mediation Skills Course

The Advanced Mediation course is designed for dispute resolution professionals who are intent on taking their skills and practice to the next level. This course is organized around a real world, multi-party mediation, deconstructs the mediation process into nine modules, with guidance and expertise from industry pioneers.

Learn to appreciate and embrace the unique challenges presented by complex cases…and how to plan for and turn them to your advantage.

Includes a one hour post course consultation with Bruce Edwards

Become an expert mediator:

Elevate your skill and effectiveness as a mediator

  • Learn the subtle skills that separate an expert mediator from a beginner
  • Develop an advanced awareness of the mediator’s role at each stage of the mediation process… and how to use that to your advantage
  • Understand how to develop the purposeful habits of mediation known as the “Mediators Mind®”
  • Master the latest techniques for encouraging flexibility among parties… and promote innovation throughout the negotiation process

How we teach:

We want you to learn the advanced skills and techniques the right way… and that’s not through a textbook.

  • We help you absorb the key principles by applying specific techniques in a real-world environment… by blending theory with practice.
  • The course is taught around a complex, multi-party commercial mediation.
  • Bruce Edwards and our experts in the field of mediation help you identify and prepare for the predictable moments in mediation… and the moments that take you completely by surprise.

What you'll learn:

  • How to manage multiple parties and high emotions in the mediation environment
  • Specific convening activities that encourage parties to participate… and allow for a successful mediation outcome
  • How to promote more effective interactions with and between parties
  • How to build connections with the most difficult parties
  • The myriad ways that insurance can affect the mediation process… and how to use that knowledge to affect a successful outcome
  • The prerequisite steps needed to ensure the enforceability of a durable agreement among parties

    …and much more
Purchase your course and learn mediation in a whole new way!

Mediation Skills Course - Expert Instructors

Bruce Edwards
John Bates
Daniel Bowling
Dana Curtis
Gerald Hüther
Michael Lewis
Hon. Harry Low
Janet Martinez
Nina Meierding
Mario Patero
Peter Robinson
Hon. Danny Weinstein
Hon. Rebecca Westerfield
Vivien Williamson

Advanced Mediation Skills Course - Expert Instructors

John Bates
Daniel Bowling
Dana Curtis
Eric D. Green
Gerald Hüther
Michael Lewis
Hon. Harry Low
Janet Martinez
Nina Meierding
Chuck Numbers
Mario Patero
Peter Robinson
Hon. Danny Weinstein
Hon. Rebecca Westerfield
Vivien Williamson

Mediation Skills for the Indian Audience - Expert Instructors

Bruce Edwards
John Bates
Niranjan Bhatt
Daniel Bowling
Dana Curtis
Gerald Hüther
Michael Lewis
Hon. Harry Low
Janet Martinez
Nina Meierding
Sriram Panchu
Mario Patero
Peter Robinson
Hon. Danny Weinstein
Hon. Rebecca Westerfield
Vivien Williamson

Developing Your Career in Mediation - Expert Instructors

Bruce Edwards
Nina Meierding
Hon. Danny Weinstein
Victor Schachter

Mediation Skills Course - CLE Approved Credits

Our Mediation Skills Course has been approved by the California Bar Association for:
  • 31 hours of CLE
  • 2.25 Ethics hours
  • 2.5 hours towards Bias
After completing the course, you’ll receive a print-ready certificate from Edwards Mediation Academy for a 40-hour course.

If you take individual modules… you’ll receive CLE for each course.

Also, our courses have been approved and/or granted reciprocal approval with the California Bar, and in many other states.

If you’re from a different state and have questions about CLEs, then please call or email us.

Mediation Skills Course - Discounts

We offer discounts to students, qualifying groups or organizations, military personnel, and existing EMA members.

Please call or email us for details.

Advanced Mediation Skills Course - CLE Approved Credits

This course has been approved by the California Bar Association for: 33.25 hours of CLE including 2 hours of Ethics and .50 hours of Substance Abuse/Mental Health.

Also, our courses have been approved and/or granted reciprocal approval with the California Bar in many other states.

If you’re from a different state and have questions about CLEs, then please call or email us.

After completing the course, you’ll receive a print-ready certificate from Edwards Mediation Academy for a 45-hour course.

Advanced Mediation Skills Course - Discounts

We offer discounts to students, qualifying groups or organizations, military personnel, and existing EMA members.

Please call or email us for details.

Developing Your Career in Mediation - Discounts

We offer discounts for students… you must be enrolled in an accredited public or private university or college that grants degrees requiring not less than the equivalent of four years of full-time study (for undergraduate) or 2 years for full time study (graduate school).

Please email us with the name of your school and indicate whether you're a student, educator, or administator.

We will send a discount if eligible.

Mediation Skills for the Indian Audience - Discounts

We offer discounts to students, qualifying groups or organizations, and existing EMA members.

Please call or email us for details.