Advanced Mediation Certificate


Advanced Mediation Skills is a 24-hour, intensive, three-day course designed to offer mediators a deeper experience with the Facilitative model of mediation. Mediators who have completed a basic mediation course can increase their knowledge and skill base through an interactive curriculum that includes opening statements, multilayered questions, enhanced listening, advanced agreement writing, cultural and gender considerations, and multiparty/multi-issue mediations. This course offers a variety of advanced skill and self-awareness activities and role-plays. This course is a suitable advanced training for persons responsible for conflict management within their workplace, community mediators and those in private practice.

Course Objectives:

  • Review of the Facilitative model of mediation
  • Setting the tone of the mediation with the opening statement
  • Understanding how questions move the process forward
  • Building competency in listening
  • Improving agreements
  • Developing greater awareness of culture and gender nuances
  • Practice advanced skills for complex mediations

Pre-Requisite: Beginning Mediation training or equivalent.

Course Section
Course: CMCR 111-00
Term: 2185
Section Number: 1
Schedule Number: 2185CMCR111
Instructor(s): Claudia Wahl, Monica Kales
Location: Redfield Campus, Redfield Campus RM 215
Dates: Aug. 1 - 3, 2018 (Wed. - Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.)
Units: 2.4 CEUs
Contact Hours: 24.0 Contact Hours

Early registration is $700 through June 29, 2018. Registration fee after June 29, 2018 is $850. Deadline to register for the course is July 18, 2018. Please call Extended Studies at (775) 784-4046 after July 18 to ensure there are still seats remaining.

A $20 fee will be assessed for optional CEUs (please continue to Shopping Cart to select CEUs -- limit 1 organization per student).

Organizations sending three or more people should call our office at (800) 233-8928 or (775) 784-4046 to ask about available discounts (discounts available via phone registration only).

Continuing Education Unit applications have been or will be submitted to the following organizations for approval:

  • Nevada Department of Education (NDE) – In-Service hours
  • Nevada Continuing Legal Education (NCLE)
  • Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI)
  • Society Human Resources Management (SHRM)
  • This course has been approved for 24 HR (General) through the Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI) and 24 PDCs through the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). For more information about certification and recertification, please visit the HRCI homepage at or the SHRM homepage at

  • Nevada Board of Examiners for Marriage and Family Therapists (NBMFT)
  • Nevada Board of Examiners for Social Workers (NSW)
  • Judicial Council of California
  • California Board or Behavioral Sciences
Required Fees: Price
Registration - After June 29$850.00
Optional Fees: Price