Training and CPD

Overview

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The UWA Mediation Clinic works closely with the UWA Law School to offer internationally recognised courses.

Several times per year, we offer a nationally accrediated mediation course that is open to staff, alumni, community members, and professionals from any discipline.

We also offer a range of mediation skills and dispute resolution courses that can be tailored to the needs of your organisation or workplace.

For NMAS Accreditation/Re-accreditation forms, please click here

For further information re frequently asked questions, please check our FAQ page here  

UWA's Online Course for Accreditation as a National Mediator (NMAS) - 1 Week Intensive Version (September - October, 2020)

This course will be delivered online via Zoom conferencing.

28 September - 2 October, 2020

This 1 week online mediation course is for professionals who wish to add mediation to their skill base.

As the curriculum complies with the educational requirements of the National Mediator Accreditation System (NMAS), upon completion, participants are eligible for registration as a Nationally Accredited Mediator.

  • The course includes core modules, a coaching workshop, and an assessment workshop.
  • All modules attract legal CPD points.

The course will be led by Associate Professor Jill Howieson and the UWA Mediation Clinic staff.

  • Jill is an inaugural board member of the National Mediator Standards Board, a nationally accredited mediator, and a family dispute resolution practitioner.

Training Dates: Monday 28 September 2020, 8am-5pm through Friday 2 October, 8am-5pm (Australian Western Standard Time). Includes a coaching workshop and assessment workshop.

Venue: This course will be delivered online via Zoom conferencing.

Cost: $2,800 (incl GST)

  • Discounts are available for bookings of 2 or more, and for UWA staff members. For more information, please email [email protected]

Registration & Payment: Click here 

Note: To receive registration as a Nationally Accredited Mediator for two years, there is an additional cost of $150, which consists of the Mediator Standards Board (MSB) fee, GST, and administration costs for UWA. See the Accreditation page on the UWA Mediation Clinic website for further details.

UWA's Course for Accreditation as a National Mediator (NMAS) - 1 Night/Week for 10 Weeks Version (August - October, 2020)

18 August 2020 - 20 October 2020 on Tuesday evenings, and Saturday 17 & 24 October

This 10 week mediation course is for professionals who wish to add mediation to their skill base.

As the curriculum complies with the educational requirements of the National Mediator Accreditation System (NMAS), upon completion, participants are eligible for registration as a Nationally Accredited Mediator.

  • The course includes core modules, a coaching workshop, and an assessment workshop.
  • All modules attract legal CPD points.

The course will be led by Associate Professor Jill Howieson and the UWA Mediation Clinic staff.

  • Jill is an inaugural board member of the National Mediator Standards Board, a nationally accredited mediator, and a family dispute resolution practitioner.

Training Dates: Tuesday evenings, 18 August through 20 October, 5.30pm - 8.30pm.

Coaching day: Saturday 17 October

Assessment day: Saturday 24 October

Venue: University of Western Australia, Law School Moot Court RmG06.

Cost: $3,300 (incl GST)

  • Discounts are available for bookings of 2 or more, and UWA staff members. For more information, please email [email protected]

Registration & Payment: Click here

Note: To receive registration as a Nationally Accredited Mediator for two years, there is an additional cost of $150, which consists of the Mediator Standards Board (MSB) fee, GST, and administration costs for UWA. See the UWA Mediation Clinic website for further details.

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