Hands-on skill development for responding to conflict.

This 33-hour training is for you if you are interested in:

  • incorporating new skills into your current work
  • making a shift in your professional role

Who should attend:

  • attorneys
  • human resource specialists
  • educators
  • mental health clinicians
  • business professionals

    This training is approved for 28 CEU's for licensed social workers.

About the Training:

This training provides hands-on skill development, combining role plays, exercises and presentations. It meets the statutory requirements for mediator confidentiality related to the Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 233, Section 23C and can be the first step toward certification under Rule 8: SJC Rules on Dispute Resolution.

Why Choose CDSC:

  • Over 40 years' experience in ADR
  • successful track record: more than 1,000+ people trained
  • dynamic team of trainers, together for over a decade
  • reasonably priced, in sync with the Center's mission of affordable accessibility

Upcoming Sessions

The next session of  Basic Mediation Training for 2020 will be held: To Be Determined

Thursday, March 12: 9:30am-5pm
Friday, March 13: 9:30am-5pm
Tuesday, March 17: 3pm-6pm
Thursday, March 19: 9:30am-5pm
Friday, March 20: 9:30am-5pm

Click here to view the Spring 2020 Registration Brochure

Email us at cdscinfo@communitydispute to be alerted to when the dares are scheduled



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