This training will introduce participants to the themes, practices and skills of becoming a mediator in the community. Mediation is a confidential process in which an impartial person, a mediator, helps two or more parties voluntarily work towards a mutually acceptable agreement. Students will learn how to communicate with the parties during case development and mediation, promote understanding, and facilitate the problem solving discussion that helps resolve the dispute.
Dates: January 25, 26, February 1, 2, 2019
Time: 8:30 am – 5:30 pm
Location: Beaverton Council Chambers – Beaverton Building