Mediator’s New Breakfast Club – Next Meeting

Wednesday, 21st July 2021 10am

Speaker- Jan Coulton, Chair of College of Mediators

Please email Dave Owen on

Attendance counts towards CMC’s CPD requirements and may count for CPD for other organisations. Free of charge, due to support from ArbDB

15 September 2021: Workplace & Employment Mediation Training

LSM’s popular 8 hour workplace mediation conversion course is for qualified civil/commercial mediators looking to develop critical, practical workplace and employment mediation skills.

Workplace Mediation, employment mediation, managing conflict at work (

29 September 2021: Mediation for Advocates

The course is designed for those who are likely to provide support and advice at a mediation – be they professionals, insurers, solicitors (contentious and non-contentious), barristers and in-house counsel. The programme is flexible to accommodate the level of pre-existing knowledge, experience, and seniority of the delegates – and is at a high tutor/delegate ratio.

Mediation skills for advocates, representing clients at mediation (

30 September 2021: Transformative Mediation Skills & Principles

                                    This advanced course for qualified mediators builds on the skills of workplace mediator covering the theory and practice principles of transformative mediation.

                                                Transformative Mediation Skills and Principles – School of Mediation (

Masterclass Training Series

with ADR ODR International

13 July 2021 9:00 – 15:00

For more information and to register go here

Three full days of face-to-face interactive training in Nottingham, aimed at HR professionals and line managers who want to avoid formal grievances by using mediation skills and techniques to resolve issues informally.
Delivered by two CMC qualified and accredited civil, commercial and workplace mediators, this course is highly interactive and practical alongside the relevant theories. Providing a key platform for cultural change, this course focuses on real-life scenarios to enable attendees to enable changes to employee relations within the businesses they support.
(For previously trained civil and commercial mediators this course more than surpasses the CMC minimum time requirements for conversion, and includes the other requirements of mediation context, role plays / feedback and settlement agreements).
Cost £829 + VAT including lunch and unlimited refreshments for three days in the beautiful venue of Eastwood Hall, Nottingham. Please note the course reverts back to the usual price of £995 + VAT in 2022.

For more information and to book go to or call Pragmatism (UK) Ltd on 0333 987 5185.

Online Workplace Mediation courses

With ODR Training

ODR Training is offering mediators free access to its module on how to adapt your techniques as a mediator to the online environment, together with tips on using web conferencing to mediate and reduce the risk of privacy breaches on Zoom.

In addition, ODR Training is offering its ODR Foundation Training Course to mediators at half price. To benefit from this discount, go to the website and enrol on the course, adding a coupon with the code L12A5 at checkout.

Sylvia Cohen Communication

Free 3-part video training how to create the best outcomes on video calls

Essential if you are  holding online mediations and prompting your mediation business in this brave new world

This 3 part training will teach you

  • How to set up your  so you always look professional and make the best impression.
  • How to create connection and impact when you speak
  • How to use your voice and the the delivery of your speech to create better mediation and business outcomes

This training is valued at £500 but is a gift to all CMC Members for a limited time only!

Follow this link and be sure to name CMC as your company to access the training free of charge:

London School of Mediation Mediator CPD Webinar Package

6 Hours of CPD via pre-recorded webinars

Due to popular demand, London School of Mediation have brought a range of short courses online. These range from one to 4 hours.

They also offer a package of 6 hours of CPD for a saving on buying the courses individually.

Visit to book or contact to discuss your CPD requirements.

The purpose of this list is to enable mediators to easily find courses and events that they may find of interest and of use. Except where stated, the courses are not provided by the CMC and CMC takes no responsibility for these. The CMC will use its discretion in determining which courses and events to include, but will generally include events related to mediation and which may be of interest to our members.

If you are organising a mediation course or event and would like to have it listed here, please e-mail with the brief details of the event.