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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.

Mediation Skills Course

$499.00

Mediation Skills Course

Mediation Skills Course

The Mediation Skills course emphasizes the key principles that beginning mediators must know and teaches how to apply them in a authentic environment.This course, organized around a real world, two-party mediation, deconstructs the mediation process into predictable stages, with guidance and expertise from industry pioneers. It is for individuals who wish to work in commercial mediation, community mediation or mediate in the workplace. Our students learn how to mediate formal disputes, including those in litigation as well as proactively prevent disputes.

Mediation Skills Course

The Mediation Skills course emphasizes the key principles that beginning mediators should know, as well as how to apply them in a real world environment. This course, organized around a real world, two-party mediation, deconstructs the mediation process into predictable stages, with guidance and expertise from industry pioneers. It is for individuals who wish to work in commercial mediation, community mediation or mediate in the workplace. Our students learn how to mediate formal disputes, including those in litigation as well as proactively prevent disputes.

For those who want to:

  • Pursue a career in commercial mediation
  • Learn the skills of dispute resolution, and develop their mediation competency
  • Benefit from dispute resolution in the workplace… as well as in their personal lives
  • Work in public service and learn how to “reach across the aisle” to bring together those who have opposing views
  • Develop a deeper understanding of the mediation process and how it works

How we teach:

  • We want you to learn the skills of mediation the right way… and that’s not through a textbook.
  • We help you absorb the key principles of mediation by applying specific techniques in a real-world environment… by blending theory with practice.
  • The course is taught around a two-party commercial mediation.
  • Bruce Edwards, your instructor, breaks down the mediation process into simple stages… with commentary and lessons from experts in the field of mediation.

What you'll learn:

You’ll learn how to proactively prevent disputes… as well as mediate disputes of all types, including those in litigation. The Mediation Skills course includes:

  • The key principles of mediation… and how to apply them
  • The importance of a systematic and thorough analysis of conflict resolution
  • How to design the most appropriate mediation process to fit the needs of all parties
  • How to build connections, even with the most difficult parties
  • The subtle art of negotiation… with consideration for the many influences of cultures and bias
  • How to use communication techniques to your advantage

…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.