The Hong Kong Mediation Council (HKMC), a wholly owned subsidiary of the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC), is offering a mediation training course designed for individuals who are interested in becoming accredited mediators. The course will cover the following topics:


  • The key principles of mediation as a means of dispute resolution;
  • Principles of interest-based negotiation;
  • The process of facilitative mediation model;
  • The role of a mediator
  • Mediator's skills and techniques
  • Ethical code of conduct for mediators
  • Drafting settlement agreements; and
  • Role of lawyers and advisors in mediation


WHO SHOULD ATTEND:

  • Legal practitioners, service professionals, government officers, corporate executives, senior management, corporate communications managers and dispute resolution practitioners.


COURSE DETAILS:

  • The course will be taught in either in Spoken Chinese (Cantonese) or Englishwith English only materials
  • This is a 40-hour mediation training course conducted over a period of 5 days (please see Schedules below).
  • The courses would seek accreditation by the Hong Kong Mediation Accreditation Association Limited ("HKMAAL"), and would seek CPD accreditation from the Law Society of Hong Kong


SCHEDULES:


For February 2022 Course in Chinese / Cantonese - 9:00am to 06:30pm - 8 hour sessions on each day:

  • Day 1: Sunday 13 February 2022;
  • Day 2: Saturday 19 February 2022;
  • Day 3: Sunday 20 February 2022;
  • Day 4: Saturday 26 February 2022; and
  • Day 5: Sunday 27 February 2022


For March 2022 Course in English - 9:00am to 06:30pm - 8 hour sessions on each day:


  • Day 1: Saturday 12 March 2022;
  • Day 2: Sunday 13 March 2022;
  • Day 3: Saturday 19 March 2022;
  • Day 4: Sunday 20 March 2022; and
  • Day 5: Saturday 26 March 2022


(subject to the CO-VID19 situation in Hong Kong, this Course could be conducted either in a physical classroom, or in hybrid mode (online teaching + face-to-face exercises)



PARTICIPATION FEE:

  • Standard: HK$15,000
  • Early Bird:HK$13,000*

(*Early Bird deadlines for February 2022 Course and March 2022 Course are respectively on 21 January 2022 and 18 February 2022.)


UPCOMING TRAINING COURSE:


Please contact us if you are interested in the upcoming training courses below:

  • 4, 5, 11, 12 & 18 June 2022 (Chinese Course)


*: all courses will seek accreditation from the Hong Kong Mediation Accreditation Association Limited.


INQUIRY:

  • Email: mediation@hkiac.org
  • Tel: 2525 2381


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