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Mediation Works offers public and on-site conflict resolution, leadership, communication skills, and teambuilding seminars. Using a pre-training assessment, Mediation Works is able to customize all on-site seminars to meet each organization's or group's unique needs.
Fundamentals of Mediation
This 5-day training is a state recognized professional qualification for mediators. You will learn communication skills, effective negotiation, mediation theory & practice from a highly skilled staff of trainers. Included in this 36 hour training are interactive exercises and mediation practice. Seating is limited so be sure to register early.
Tuition for this course is $595*
This course is approved for 29 MCLE credits by the State Bar of Oregon. Oregon Board of LCSW accepts MCLE credit for this training.**
2015 training dates to be announced. This training is hosted once per year typically in the month of February.
Contact our office to sign up to be alerted when registartion is open.
*Please contact us for available payment plan options. All registrants must pay the minimum $95 pre-registration fee to register. For group rates click here or contact our office.
**Please contact us about having this training count towards your required professional Continuing Education Credits.
What Others Are Saying About Mediation Works’ Fundamentals of Mediation Training…
“The class was excellent and I have already recommended our agency send folks to future workshops. Other participants were highly enthusiastic and the trainers well versed at working together. Nice job!” Doug Dettling, Human Resource Director, City of Medford
“This training was done so professionally. I can’t say enough good things about it or the presenters.” Amy Pollock, Employment Counselor, Job Council
"The Mediation Works philosophy and training curriculum provided me with a new look at understanding, managing, and improving workplace and personal communication skills. I would highly recommend this unique experience for any manager who is interested in self-improvement." Jim Ormand, President & CEO at Pathway Enterprises, Inc.
“As a result of this training, I have improved communication with my daughter and have been asking more effective questions with my clients.” Stacy Fountain, Child Welfare
“Basic mediation training should almost be a mandatory life experience. Students learn how to communicate in a non-threatening way, draw people’s true feelings out, identify their real problems, and help them to create solutions. The tools I learned serve me every day, whether I am mediating or not.” Joe Strahl, Public Works Management, Inc.
“Mediation Works' Basic Mediation Training taught me techniques to creatively manage conflict. I found the skills I learned there to be invaluable in my work as a member of Ashland City Council. These skills help people to work collaboratively to find solutions that benefit all parties." Susan Reid, Former Ashland City Councilor
“Thank you so much for all of the help, time and patience! I’ve learned more in 4 days than I could have expected to learn in months.” Amber Shannon, Phoenix High School Student
"The Mediation Works training made a difference in my family, with my husband and teenaged kids. Mediation showed me the different ways to resolve conflicts with sensitivity and creativity..." Angelica Figueroa, Family Advocate, Southern Oregon Headstart