The Whatcom Dispute Resolution Center (WDRC) is offering a Professional Mediation Training October 7, 8, 9, & 14, 15, 16, Wednesdays 1-5 p.m., Thursdays & Fridays 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. This intensive 40-hr course is a powerful skill-building opportunity for professionals and community members to deepen their communication skills and learn an effective and structured process for dispute resolution, based on the interest-based mediation model.
Combining theory and practice, students will also participate in mock mediations. Upon completion, students will receive a certificate and the opportunity to apply for the WDRC Practicum Program to become a certified mediator. The Professional Mediation Training is offered bi-annually and pre-registration is required. The cost of the training is $595 with an early-bird discount of $550 for registrations prior to September 9th and scholarships are available. More information and registration can be found by calling (360) 676-0122, emailing email@example.com, or online at www.whatcomdrc.org.