Basic Mediation Training

Basic Mediation Training

There is a better way!  Learn to use Mediation to reconcile and renew relationships at work, in families, between neighbors, in business and real estate contracts, and in community and faith groups. Basic Mediation Training (40 Hours)

  • Historic Context of Conflict Resolution
  • Dynamics and Elements of Mediation
  • Mediator Skill Development
  • Code of Ethics for Mediators
  • Practice Mediator’s Role

The Basic Mediation Training is a 40-Hour course that complies with the standards set by the Texas Mediation Trainers Roundtable and Chapter 154 of the Texas Civil Practices & Remedies Code.  This is an introductory course for those interested in becoming volunteer and professional mediators.  The skills developed are also transferable to any profession that deals with people.  This course will benefit you, whether you are interested in becoming a mediator or improving your skills as a manager, human resource director, teacher, police officer, nurse, counselor, minister, clergy, or parent. 

The course includes:  historical context of conflict and mediation, dynamics and elements of conflict resolution and mediation, code of ethics and conduct for mediators, skill development, ground rules for mediation, cultural awareness and establishing trust, and practice conflict resolution and mediation through role play.  Four hours of this course will include an outside assignment.  The cost of materials is included in the course fees.

MCLE Approved for 31.75 hours credit with 2 hours of ethics.  Approved provider for Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors.  TCLOSE credit for law enforcement will be submitted upon request.  “This program has been pre-approved by the HR Certification Institute for 21.75 hours of general CEUs” 

Class size is limited.   Please, register at least 21 days before the start date of each class.  Late registrations are accepted on a space available basis.

Contact Information

12222 Merit Drive, 1200
Dallas, TX 75251
Phone: 214-662-3070