Training Offerings

Our training services are:



Participants can apply the skills they learn immediately in both your professional and personal life.



Courses are designed around regular interactive segments and participation in real world conflict situations.



We offer our training at a low cost to encourage all members of the community to increase their conflict competence.

See below for our currently available training sessions. We can also customize conflict management training to meet the needs of your organization. Contact us to find out more.

2021 Introductory Mediation Training Announcement

In partnership with the Conflict Resolution Center of Nevada County, we are pleased to announce our 2021 Introductory Mediation Training.



This three day intensive training session will be held October 28, 29 & 30 2021, from 8:30am to 5:30pm.



The training will be held at the Rocklin office of Placer Dispute Resolution at: 3785 Placer Corporate Dr, Suite 550, Rocklin, CA 95765

Training Fee:

Early Bird Registration $295 (deadline is October 1st, 2021), Regular Registration $340; group discounts and limited scholarships are also available.  Registration includes lunch and snacks.

Training Description:

Are you a good listener? Want to improve your negotiation skills? Become a certified mediator.

During this 25-hour introductory mediation skills training, participants will learn how to convene and open a mediation, facilitate communication, encourage problem solving, balance neutrality and fairness, and much more. Participants will discover effective ways to settle differences and mediate disputes across a variety of contexts.  This program will provide participants with core mediation skills and training, along with hands-on experience as a mediator in a variety of simulations.

Participants who complete the course will receive a certificate as a certified mediator. This training (or an equivalent mediation training) is a prerequisite for application to be a volunteer mediator for either Placer Dispute Resolution or the Conflict Resolution Center of Nevada County. Click below to register:

Training Registration

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