Upcoming Training

Center for Dialog & Resolution

For updates on trainings contact: www.CenterForResolution.org

Community Mediation Services in Clark County

For updates on trainings contact: info@mediationclarkcounty.org

DRC of Grays Harbor and Pacific Counties

For current listings call: 360-532-8950 or online at: drcghp@org

DRC of King County

KCDRC has reopened its Practicum Program, if you are in need of completing this critical step in the certification process, please see the DRC website for application details.

For more information on upcoming trainings through DRC of King County, check out the website at: www.kcdrc.org

DRC of Kitsap County

40-Hour Conflict Management Mediation Training!

This 40-hour mediation course is designed to acquaint participants with the philosophy, concepts, process model and specific behavioral skills needed for a working role as a beginning mediator. Master a collaborative, interest-based mediation model that will assist parties in conflict to find mutually agreeable solutions. Registration open until March 1st. Register today to secure your spot in the class!

The foundation course for all DRC volunteer mediators, this class is also applicable for legal, mental health, and other professionals to satisfy the Standards for Collaborative Practice by the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals.

Dates: March 7-9 and 14-16
Times: Thursdays, 5 pm to 9 pm and both Friday and Saturday, 8:30 am to 5 pm.
Locations: United Way Offices 645 4th Street Bremerton, WA
Second Week Location: Kitsap Community Resources office 845 8th St Bremerton, WA

Cost: $695

CLE and ethics (3.0) credit available.


For a full list of 2018 Trainings and In-Services offered by Kitsap County Dispute Resolution Center, please call or visit the website at https://www.kitsapdrc.org/conflict.training.php

DRC Snohomish County 

Trust in the Workplace: How to Build It, Maintain It and Restore It When It’s Broken (7 Hours)

This one day class focuses on what role trust in the workplace plays. Topics include: Skills and actions that build trust, How trust can be repaired once it is broken, and Maintaining a trusting environment.

Cost: $190 Early Bird Discount: $170. Group Discount (3+): $150.

Date: TBA

Contact DRC for additional information or to register  


Dispute Resolution Center of Thurston County


DATE: February 25-26, 2019

TIME: 8:00 am-5:00 pm

LOCATION: Thurston County DRC

COST: $300.00 (plus $20 for 16 WSE Clock Hours)

Contact: For more information email: jmiller@mediatethurston.org or call (360) 956-1155

Northwest Mediation Center

40 Hour Basic Mediation Training

Basic Mediation Training is appropriate for anyone interested in better understanding, and managing, conflict. Applicable to a broad range of professions. This is also the first step to becoming a certified mediator and volunteer with the Northwest Mediation Center. Learn more at https://www.nwmediationcenter.com/40-hour-mediation-training.

DATES: April 12, 13 14 and April 26, 27 & 28, 2019

TIMES: Fridays (4/12 & 4/26) are 1–5 PM, all other days are 9 AM–6 PM

LOCATION: 35 W Main, Suite 230, Spokane, WA, 99201

REGISTRATION FEE: $649 (before April 1 pay early bird price of $610)

CLE/ETHICS CREDITS: Yes. Training qualified for CLE Credit, including 3.0 hours Ethics (Pending)

INFORMATION/CONTACT: 509-456-0103 or info@nwmediationcenter.com/40-Hour-Mediation-Training





20 Hour Advanced Divorce Mediation Training

Take your family mediation skills and practice to the next level with this 20-hour advanced divorce and separation mediation training with a nationally-recognized expert in the field, master trainer Robert Kirkman Collins. By the end of the training, participants will be grounded with the legal information, financial tools, mediation interventions, and personal dynamics required to act competently in this complex field.  The training will cover parenting plans, child support, asset division, spousal support, taxes, insurance, and divorce filing procedures.

DATES/TIMES: March 15th (5-9 PM), March 16th and 17th (9 AM–6 PM)

LOCATION: 35 W Main, Suite 230, Spokane, WA, 99201


CLE/ETHICS CREDITS: Yes. Training qualified for CLE Credit, including 3.0 hours Ethics (Pending)

PREREQUISITE: Completion of a 36-40 hour Basic Mediation Training course

INFORMATION/REGISTER: 509-456-0103 or https://www.nwmediationcenter.com/20-hour-mediation-training


Whatcom Dispute Resolution Center


Prerequisite-40 Hour Professional Mediation training


24-Hour skill-building course in mediating conflicts between parents and teens.

DATE: March 13-15, 2019

TIME: 9:00 am-5:00 pm

LOCATION: Whatcom DRC 13 Prospect Street #201, Bellingham, WA 98225

FEE: $350.00 ($100.deposit to register) $300.00 if registered by 5pm 2/15/19

Contact: wdrc@whatcomdrc.org for more information