Training Registration

Conflict Resolution & Mediation Skills Training -- July 24-26, 2019

This course combines conflict management theory with intensive practical and experiential role plays and exercises that will improve each participant’s communication skills and provide conflict management strategies and techniques that are empowering and effective in everyday work, family and community situations.

The 20+ hour program will cover:

  • Reflective listening skills
  • Conflict resolution theory
  • Identifying underlying issues
  • Interest-based problem solving
  • Understanding conflict behaviors
  • Small group exercises
  • Diversity
  • Role plays

Time: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day

This course is approved by the Supreme Court of Virginia Dispute Resolution Services
and can be used towards Mediator Certification training requirements.

This course is approved by the Virginia Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board for 17.5 CLE credits hours with 1.0 credit hours for Ethics.

About the Trainers
Andrea Palmisano, Palmisano Mediation Services, and Karen Richards have 40 years of mediation and training experience. Andrea is a faculty member at Tidewater Community College and Karen has her own mediation and training business.

Cancellation and Refund Policy: We may cancel any workshops for insufficient registration or inclement weather and will issue all registrants a full refund of any payments made. Cancellation by a participant must be done, in writing, by July 15, 2019 to receive a full refund. If cancellation is made after July 15, 2019 the participant will receive a refund less the $100 deposit. Participants who fail to cancel or attend the training (“No-Shows”), will be charged the full amount of the training and will forfeit the deposit and any payments made towards the training.

Payment Options

  1. You may register and pay the total workshop price online through PayPal (using your PayPal account or a credit card).  Click "Add to Cart" below.  You can register for multiple events so add as many events to your cart as you wish.  Once you have selected all the events you wish to attend, be sure to click "View Cart" to make your payment and complete the registration process.
  2. You may pay the workshop deposit or full amount via check or credit card. Download a course registration form and mail it with your check or credit card information.

Price: $495.00

Date: July 24, 2019

Virginia Judicial System Training -- August 5, 2019

Title: Virginia Judicial System Training

Date: August 5, 2019

Time: 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Location: Windwood Center; 780 Lynnhaven Parkway, Virginia Beach, VA 23452

Trainers: Kathleen McKee, Esq. & Sara McAllister

Cost: $170

This course is required for all non-attorney (and non-Virginia licensed attorneys) individuals seeking mediator certification. The training provides:

  •        an overview of the state court system,
  •        reviews court procedural issues, and
  •        discusses mediation referral processes from the courts

About the Trainers:

Kathleen McKee, Esq., is an Associate Professor at Regent University School of Law and is the Director of  Experiential Learning. She has been a Virginia Certified Mediator and Mentor for nearly 20 years and developed and has taught this class for many years. 

Sara McAllister, Limitless Possibilities Mediation Services LLC, has been a Virginia Certified Mediator and Mentor for more than 15 years. She has trained mediators on a variety of topics including "Mediating at Court", "Agreement Writing" and "Mentoring Others in Mediation".

Pre-registration and a $70 deposit is required.

Cancellation and Refund Policy:

We may cancel the training for insufficient registration or inclement weather and we will issue all registrants a full refund of any payments made. Cancellation by a participant must be done in writing by July 31, 2019 in order to receive a full refund.  If cancellation is made after July 31, 2019, the participant will receive a refund less the $70 deposit.  Participants who fail to cancel or fail to attend the training (“No-Shows”), will be charged the full amount of the training and will forfeit the deposit and any payments made towards the training.

Payment Options

  1. You may register and pay the total workshop price online through PayPal.  Click "Add to Cart" below.  You can register for multiple events so add as many events to your cart as you wish.  Once you have selected all the events you wish to attend, be sure to click "View Cart" to make your payment and complete the registration process.
  2. You may pay the workshop deposit or full amount via check or credit card. Download a course registration form and mail it with your check or credit card information.

 

Price: $170.00

Date: August 5, 2019

Mediator Recertification Training Bonanza, Pt 2 with DRS -- August 13, 2019 -- Workshop #1

Workshop Title: "Mediate to Learn"

Trainer: Sally Campbell, Manager, & Mandy Sarkissian, ADR Analyst, Dispute Resolution Services, OES, Supreme Court of Virginia

Date: August 13, 2019

Time: Noon to 2 p.m.

2 Hours non-Ethics CME credits

Location: Hampton Roads Sanitation District, 1434 Air Rail Ave., Virginia Beach, VA 23455 -- VIP Conference Room, 1st Floor

Cost: $15

Registration Deadline: Thursday, August 8, 2019

Hosted by Karen Richards Training & Mediation LLC

Payment Options

  1. You may register and pay the total workshop price online through PayPal (using your PayPal account or a credit card).  Click "Add to Cart" below.  You can register for multiple events so add as many events to your cart as you wish.  Once you have selected all the events you wish to attend, be sure to click "View Cart" to make your payment and complete the registration process.
  2. You may pay the workshop deposit or full amount via check or credit card. Download a course registration form and mail it with your check or credit card information.

Price: $15.00

Date: August 13, 2019

Available Spaces: 27

Mediator Recertification Training Bonanza, Pt. 2 with DRS -- August 13, 2019 -- Workshop #2

Workshop Title: Ethics Workshop: "It All Comes Back to Quality"

Trainer: Sally Campbell, Manager, & Mandy Sarkissian, ADR Analyst, Dispute Resolution Services, OES, Supreme Court of Virginia

Date: August 13, 2019

Time: 2:15 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.

2 Hours of Ethics CME credits

Location: Hampton Roads Sanitation District, 1434 Air Rail Ave., Virginia Beach, VA 23455 -- VIP Conference Room, 1st Floor

Cost: $15

Registration Deadline: Thursday, August 8, 2019

Hosted by Karen Richards Training & Mediation LLC

Payment Options

  1. You may register and pay the total workshop price online through PayPal (using your PayPal account or a credit card).  Click "Add to Cart" below.  You can register for multiple events so add as many events to your cart as you wish.  Once you have selected all the events you wish to attend, be sure to click "View Cart" to make your payment and complete the registration process.
  2. You may pay the workshop deposit or full amount via check or credit card. Download a course registration form and mail it with your check or credit card information.

Price: $15.00

Date: August 13, 2019

Available Spaces: 26