Course Description

The Mediation and Dispute Resolution Certificate Training is a series that provides necessary education, training and skill development for students to be able to serve as a neutral third party court appointed mediator. Analyze various case studies. Role play a Mediation Session. These courses will meet the 40 hour exam requirement per Texas State Law Section 154.052. The course will also meet the Standards of the Texas Alternative Dispute Resolution Procedures Act (Texas ADR).

Included in the Certificate
The three major areas included in the training are listed below.

  • Introduction to Mediation
  • Conflict and Problem Solving Strategies
  • Negotiation

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Course Syllabus
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Other Information
You must attend 90% of the sessions to fulfill the certificate requirements and receive an institutional certificate.

For more information on mediator credentialing, please click here.

Upon completion of the course email Phyllis Martin to request your certificate.