The Hong Kong Mediation Council (HKMC), a division 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


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


  • The course will be taught in English with English materials
  • This is a 40-hour mediation training course conducted over a period of 5 days (see schedule below).
  • The course is pending accreditation by the Hong Kong Mediation Accreditation Association Limited ("HKMAAL"), and would seek CPD accreditation from the Law Society of Hong Kong


9:00am to 06:15pm - 8 hour sessions on each day:

  • Day 1: Saturday 16 October 2021;
  • Day 2: Sunday 17 October 2021;
  • Day 3: Saturday 23 October 2021;
  • Day 4: Sunday 24 October; and
  • Day 5: Saturday 30 October 2021

(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)


  • Standard: HK$15,000*
  • Early Bird:HK$13,000* (expire by Thursday 30 September 2021, 6:00pm)

*Remarks: if you are a current member of the HKIAC Users' Council, you can enjoy a further discount of HK$1,000.


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

  • 13, 19, 20, 26 & 27 February 2022 (Chinese Course)
  • 12, 13, 19, 20 & 26 March 2022 (English Course); and
  • 4, 5, 11, 12 & 18 June 2022 (Chinese Course)

*: all courses will seek accreditation from the HKMAAL.


  • Email:
  • Tel: 2525 2381