Other Trainings and Events

NOTE: AAM has made an effort to ensure that the information given below is accurate. Please be sure to verify dates, times, locations and costs with the sponsoring organization by clicking on the links provided or by contacting them directly. AAM neither sponsors nor endorses the events and trainings listed here.

40-Hour Basic Mediation Training - Mediators & Arbitrators of America

February 11-15, 2019

Austin Area, Texas

MCLE/CPEs/CEUs: (37.5 participant, 3 ethics) hours

Cost:  $999.00

This course is offered to the public, attorneys, counselors/social workers, educators, and HR staff. This course is designed to give individuals the skills and credentials they need to serve as mediators in the State of Texas. This course meets the Texas Mediation Trainers Roundtable standards as required by the Texas Mediator Credentialing Association. All Course materials will be provided including THE WORKBOOK-a practical and up-to-date reference which includes forms and the materials you need to start a practice.

30-Hour Advanced Mediation Training - Mediators & Arbitrators of America

February 18-20, 2019

Austin Area, Texas

MCLE/CPEs/CEUs: (30 participant, 3 ethics) hours

Cost:  $850.00

This is a 3-day intensive training course fulfilling the Texas Alternative Dispute Resolution Act requirements for mediators doing court-ordered family mediation and following the standards set by the Texas Mediation Trainers Roundtable. The sessions include family law, family dynamics, domestic violence (meeting the new Civil Practice and Remedies Code requirement), child development, ethical and practical considerations and finances in family cases. Working lunches all three days. There is a $50.00 Discount for participants who took our basic class.

Prerequisite: Basic Mediation Course

40-Hour Basic Mediation Training  -  Dispute Resolution Center (DRC)

February 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 2019

North central Austin

MCLE/CEUs:  MCLE 38.75 including 3.50 Ethics / HR credits available

Cost:  $950.00

The 40-Hour Basic Mediation Course is a 5-day (8:30am – 5:30pm) training offered to the general public several times each year. This course is designed to give individuals the skills and credentials they need to serve as a mediator in the State of Texas. The training focuses on the community-based mediation model. Individuals actively participate in practice mediation following each lecture session, and certificates are provided to participants upon completion of the course.


40-Hour Basic Mediation Training - Conflict Rescue

March 11-14, 2018

New Braunfels Civic/Convention Center

345 South Castell Avenue

New Braunfels, TX  78130

contact@conflictrescue.com

For more information and sign-up, click HERE.

8-Hour Cultural Awareness & Sensitivity Training - Mediators & Arbitrators of America

March 19, 2019

Austin Area, Texas

CEUs: (8 participant and 1 ethics) hours

Cost: $599.00 

This intense class focuses on the ethics and principles of alternative dispute resolution, conflict prevention and the processes of conflict resolution and mediation in the context of cultural awareness and sensitivity. MAA’s program also includes specific communication strategies pertaining to issues of harassment, senior awareness, racial and ethnic disparity, hostility, gender bias, LGBTQ issues, and bullying awareness. Ethical issues and considerations are discussed in depth.  Benefits of this program for educational or business organizations include: improving staff morale and retention, administrative and staff relations, relations with the press, relations with other members in the community; and, minimizing litigation. This conflict resolution-training program is interactive and participatory.

10-Hour Arbitration Training - Mediators & Arbitrators of America

April 8, 2019

Austin Area, Texas

MCLEs/CEUs: (8.25 participant, 1 ethics) hours

Cost: $799.00 

This intense one-day class focuses on the ethics and principles of basic arbitration. Emphasis is placed on the importance of communicating for arbitrator success.   Explored are the core tenets of arbitration, to include the arbitrator’s opening statement, the oath of all participants, arbitration formats and procedures, the Federal Arbitration and Texas Arbitration Acts, and the enforceability of the provisions. This training program is interactive and participatory.

20-Hour Child Protective Services Mediation Training - Mediators & Arbitrators of America

April 9-10, 2019

Austin Area, Texas

MCLE/CEUs: (17.50 participant, 2 ethics) hours

Cost:  $799.00

This is a 2-day intensive course specific to Mediating Child Protective Services (CPS) cases. The sessions include review of the complex parties of CPS mediation, understanding childhood trauma, parent dynamics, ethical issues, and the legal framework of CPS cases. This course fulfills the requirements of the State Bar of Texas and the Texas Mediation Trainers Roundtable for mediators doing court-ordered CPS mediation. Course Materials provided. 

Prerequisite: Basic and Advanced Family Mediation Courses

40-Hour Basic Mediation Training - Mediators & Arbitrators of America

May 6-10, 2019

Austin Area, Texas

MCLE/CPEs/CEUs: (37.5 participant, 3 ethics) hours

Cost:  $999.00

This course is offered to the public, attorneys, counselors/social workers, educators, and HR staff. This course is designed to give individuals the skills and credentials they need to serve as mediators in the State of Texas. This course meets the Texas Mediation Trainers Roundtable standards as required by the Texas Mediator Credentialing Association. All Course materials will be provided including THE WORKBOOK-a practical and up to date reference which includes forms and the materials you need to start a practice.

30-Hour Advance Mediation Training - Mediators & Arbitrators of America

May 20-22, 2019

Austin Area, Texas

MCLE/CPEs/CEUs: (30 participant, 3 ethics) hours

Cost:  $850.00

This is a 3-day intensive training course fulfilling the Texas Alternative Dispute Resolution Act requirements for mediators doing court-ordered family mediation and following the standards set by the Texas Mediation Trainers Roundtable. The sessions include family law, family dynamics, domestic violence (meeting the new Civil Practice and Remedies Code requirement), child development, ethical and practical considerations and finances in family cases. Working lunches all three days. There is a $50.00 Discount for participants who took our basic class.

Prerequisite: Basic Mediation Course.

40-Hour Basic Mediation Training  -  Dispute Resolution Center (DRC)

September 5, 6, 7, 13, 14, 2019

North central Austin

MCLE/CEUs:  MCLE 38.75 including 3.50 Ethics / HR credits available
Cost:  $950.00

The 40-Hour Basic Mediation Course is a 5-day (8:30am – 5:30pm) training offered to the general public several times each year. This course is designed to give individuals the skills and credentials they need to serve as a mediator in the State of Texas. The training focuses on the community-based mediation model. Individuals actively participate in practice mediation following each lecture session, and certificates are provided to participants upon completion of the course.

40-Hour Basic Mediation Training  -  Dispute Resolution Center (DRC)

November 7, 8, 9, 15, 16, 2019

North central Austin
MCLE/CEUs:  MCLE 38.75 including 3.50 Ethics / HR credits available
Cost:  $950.00

The 40-Hour Basic Mediation Course is a 5-day (8:30am – 5:30pm) training offered to the general public several times each year. This course is designed to give individuals the skills and credentials they need to serve as a mediator in the State of Texas. The training focuses on the community-based mediation model. Individuals actively participate in practice mediation following each lecture session, and certificates are provided to participants upon completion of the course.

Central Texas DRD Continuing Education Program

These classes are free to CTDRC Mediators and $10 for non-CTDRC Mediators, Attorneys and the public. For more information, contact the CTDRC at (512) 878-0382 or visit their website HERE.

UT Austin School of Social Work

The School of Social Work offers a variety of programs of interest to mediators throughout the year. You can see their upcoming offerings by visiting their website HERE.

Center for Public Policy Dispute Resolution at the UT School of Law

The Center offers a variety of training opportunities throughout the year. For more information, visit their web site HERE.

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