Community Boards is the Bay Area’s conflict resolution training leader. We offer a wide range of trainings for those interested in adding mediation to their professional skill sets, for seasoned ADR practitioners seeking to expand their expertise, and for those wanting to learn critical peacemaking tools.
October 7-23: The Basics of Mediation
Community Boards’ nationally-recognized The Basics of Mediation is a 40-hour training that introduces core conflict resolution skills in a training designed for managers, human resource professionals, attorneys, ombuds, social workers, community organizers, and others interested in learning conflict resolution and mediation skills. Learn more here.
November 6-7: Beyond the Basics
Beyond the Basics is the next step in building the skills you learned in The Basics of Mediation. This two-day training is highly recommended for mediators interested in expanding and enhancing their skills. It is also appropriate for new and experienced mediators that want to refresh their skills. Learn more here.
November 13-14: Conflict Coaching 101
Conflict Coaching 101 is an intensive, two-day introduction to the principles of conflict coaching. Participants will learn how to apply their current conflict resolution and mediation skills. In addition, they will gain new insights to this unique approach and have opportunities to practice and apply them. Conflict coaching may be used in both personal and workplace contexts. It will add a valuable conflict resolution skill set to each participant’s repertoire. Learn more here.
December 4: Intermediate Conflict Coaching
Intermediate Conflict Coaching is an advanced training that will give you new techniques and tools. You’ll have additional opportunities to practice conflict coaching and get expert feedback. This training is a must for those who have taken Community Boards’ Conflict Coaching 101. Learn more here.