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2018 Training Programs/Events


2018

* Part 146 Approved Course

†Many of the course providers listed on this page also offer apprenticeships.  The ADR Office encourages participation in apprenticeships as they are a proven way to master mediation skills.  Currently, the ADR Office does not approve apprenticeships under Part 146; it does however, approve apprenticeships offered by Community Dispute Resolution Centers.  Please contact the apprenticeship providers directly if you want to learn more about their apprenticeship opportunities. 

1) 100 - Hour Mediation Training (Basic, Advanced and Mastery)*
*Part 146 Approved for 24 hours of Initial Mediation Training
*Part 146 Approved for 16 hours of Initial Mediation Training (Commercial)
*Part 146 Approved for 16 hours of Initial Mediation Training (Family)
with Elizabeth Clemants
Location:  Tribeca, Lower Manhattan
February 27th  through June 14th, 2018 meets every Tuesday and Wednesday from 9am - 12pm
No Class Dates:  March 20th, 22nd, and April 3rd and 5th
Cost: $4975
Group Size:  8 participants
Register:  http://www.planningchange.com
Contact:  mailto:elizabeth@planningchange.com

2) 30 hr. (4 Day) Basic Mediation Training*
*Part 146 Approved for 24 hours of Initial Mediation Training
with Sequoia Stalder, Esq.
March 5, 6, 7 & 8, 2018
Location: NYC
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday
For more information or to register, please select the link below:
4 Day (30 Hour) Basic Mediation Training, or call Liz Bonici (718) 947-4036, or email: ebonici@nycid.org

3) 3 Day Commercial Mediation Training*
*Part 146 Approved for 24 hours of Initial Mediation Training
March 26 – 28, 2018
Location: Fordham University School of Law
150 West 62nd Street, New York, NY 10023
Presented by: Simeon H. Baum, Esq., and Stephen A. Hochman, Esq.,
For more information and to register please see the flyer.

4) 40-Hour Basic Mediation Training*
*Part 146 Approved for 24 hours of Initial Mediation Training
April 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 2018 from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
with New York Peace Institute
Location: Brooklyn, NY
For more information, or to register for this program, please email Elena McCalla
or call (212) 577-1740 ext. 113, or visit our website: nypeace.org

5) Elder / Adult Family Mediation Training
*Part 146 Approved for 16 hours of Additional Mediation Training
Elder Decisions®, a division of Agreement Resources, LLC
with Arline Kardasis and Crystal Thorpe

May 1-3, 2018
Location: Newton, MA
For more information or to register for this program, please visit our website, or call (617) 621-7009 x29.

6) Advanced Commercial Mediation Training*
*Part 146 Approved for 16 hours of Additional Mediation Training
New York City Bar Association
June 6-8, 2018
with Dina Jansenson (Mediator/Arbitrator, JAMS) & Honorable Kathleen A. Roberts (Mediator/Arbitrator, JAMS, Retired United States Magistrate Judge, SDNY)
Location: New York, New York
For more information or to register for this program, go to http://www.nycbar.org/cle-offerings/advanced-commercial-mediation/  or call 212-382-6663.

7) 40-Hour Basic Mediation Training*
*Part 146 Approved for 24 hours of Initial Mediation Training
June 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 2018 from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
with New York Peace Institute
Location: Brooklyn, NY
For more information, or to register for this program, please email Elena McCalla
or call (212) 577-1740 ext. 113, or visit our website: nypeace.org

8) 30 hr. (4 Day) Basic Mediation Training*
*Part 146 Approved for 24 hours of Initial Mediation Training
with Sequoia Stalder, Esq.
Location: NYC
June 18, 19, 20 & 21, 2018
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday
For more information or to register, please select the link below:
4 Day (30 Hour) Basic Mediation Training, or call Liz Bonici (718) 947-4036, or email: ebonici@nycid.org

ONGOING TRAINING

In partnership with the Ackerman Institute, FamilyKind is pleased to offer the FamilyKind Mediation Mentorship Program (MMP), an intensive training designed to give mediators the tools and support they need to open a private practice and to provide high-quality mediation services throughout New York State. To participate in the program participants must have completed 60 hours of mediation training in a certified program relating to family and/or divorce; this must include at least 40 hours of Basic Divorce Mediation Training. Prior experience mediating cases either as part of an apprenticeship or other training program is required to co-mediate in this program.  
For more information please visit:  http://www.familykind.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/Mediation-Mentorship-123115.pdf  and contact Co-director Wendy Silva, at mediationmentorship@familykind.org.


Additional training and events may be listed with the New York State Dispute Resolution Association and the Collaborative Family Law Center.