Ballymun Community Law Centre: Conflict Resolution and Mediation Skills
Conflict Resolution and Mediation Skills
Delivery: A hybrid course of 5 days of in-person sessions and 5 online sessions
Course presenters: Geoffrey Corry and Mary Lou O’Kennedy in partnership with Ballymun Community Law Centre.
Course fee: 1,500 euro.
This skills-based course is an intensive 60-hour training and run as three separate modules over a period of two months. It is designed for volunteers, frontline workers and professionals who want to obtain a foundation in conflict resolution and mediation skills for use in their own organisation or work situation or to become a mediator particularly in community, family, and workplace disputes.
A bursary scheme for residents and community workers in Ballymun is available for this course, visit Ballymun Community Law Centre website for more information.
After successful completion of the course, including the presentation, you will be eligible to go to for accreditation by the Mediators’ Institute of Ireland (MII). This is a separate process and has an additional fee payable to the MII. Ballymun Community Law Centre and the course tutors will support you in this step if you wish to go for it.