Upcoming Training

Center for Dialog & Resolution

For information on current training schedule and special events,  contact: www.CenterForResolution.org

Community Mediation Services in Clark County

For registration information and updates on trainings contact: info@mediationclarkcounty.org

DRC of Grays Harbor and Pacific Counties

For information on training and special events, CONTACT: 360-532-8950; drcghp@drcghp.org

DRC of King County

For information on upcoming trainings, contact Barbara at the KCDRC via email at barbaran@kcdrc.org or call (206) 443-9603, ext. 106

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.

DRC of Kitsap County

Spring, 2020 40-hour Conflict Management and Mediation Training

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. Clock Hours & 35.75 CLE credits, including 3.0 ethics credits, available. WorkForce approved training. Please pass along to anyone who might be interested. DRC Volunteers, don’t forget our Friends and Family discount (15% off the full price)!

Dates: March 5-7; 12-14
Times: Thursdays, 4:30pm to 8:30pm; Friday and Saturday, 8:30am to 5pm
Location: United Way Offices, Suite 101, 645 4th Street, Bremerton, WA 98337
Cost: Regular Tuition $695, Early Bird Rate: $645 (Early bird deadline is February 7)
Questions? Call the DRC at 360.698.0968

For a full list of 2020 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 

Contact DRC for additional information or to register  

Dispute Resolution Center of Thurston County

Contact: For registration and information on upcoming events, please email: jmiller@mediatethurston.org or call (360) 956-1155

Northwest Mediation Center

40 Hour Basic Mediation Training

Due to low enrollment numbers, we have pushed our January Basic Mediation Training to March

Basic Mediation Training is appropriate for anyone interested in better understanding and managing conflict. This in-depth training, with highly experienced mediator and trainer Leslie Ann Grove, is applicable to a broad range of professions. This is also the first step to becoming a certified mediator and volunteer with Northwest Mediation Center or other Dispute Resolution Centers across the state.

  • DATES: March 13, 14, 15 and 27, 28, 29
  • TIMES: Fridays (3/13 and 3/27) 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 1/1/19 pay early bird price of $610)
  • CLE/ETHICS CREDITS: Yes. Training qualified for CLE Credit, including 3.0 hours Ethics
  • TO REGISTER: Go to https://www.nwmediationcenter.com/40-hour-mediation-trainingor call (509) 456-0103 or email info@nwmediationcenter.com


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: April 17th (4-8 PM), April 18th and 19th (9 AM–6 PM)
LOCATION: 35 W Main, Suite 230, Spokane, WA, 99201
REGISTRATION FEE: $525 (before April 1 pay early bird price of $495)
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

Family Mediation Training

A skill building course in mediating conflicts between separated and divorcing couples.
PREREQUISITE: 36-40 hours Professional Mediation Training

Dates: February 5th – 7th
Times: 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM
Location:206 Prospect Street, Bellingham, WA 98225
Registration Fee: $350.00. ($300 if registered by January 8, 2020)
CLE/Continuing Education Credits (contact registrar)
To Register: Call (360) 676-0122 or visit: wdrc@whatcomdrc.org

Parent-Teen Mediation Training

A 24-hour course on Interest-Based Mediation
PREREQUISITE: 36-40 hours of Professional Mediation Training

Dates: March 16 -18, 2020
Times: 9 AM – 6 PM
Location: 206 Prospect Street, Bellingham, WA 98225
Registration Fee: $350 ($300 for registrations received before February 17th by 5pm
Discounts and financial assistance available.
Contact: wdrc@whatcomdrc.org