Dispute Resolution

Dispute Resolution

ABOUT DISPUTE RESOLUTION

With more and more disputes being resolved before trial, dispute resolution training is a great skill for practitioners to have.

A Mediation or Dispute Resolution qualification can help you broaden your professional communication skills – or even assist you in a career change. 

The College offers:

It’s great when you have lecturers who are academic leaders in the field or leading practitioners in the field and barristers. It makes you feel as though you’re going to have the edge on other people learning the same sort of course.

Edward Maranga

Senior Associate, MRH Lawyers, Brisbane Australia

Subjects

Subjects

DRP1 Foundations of Dispute Resolution

DRP2 Negotiation

DRP3 Advocacy

DRP4 Mediation

DRP00 Capstone Project

Advisory Board

Laurence Boulle Professor, Australian Catholic University

David Fairlie General Counsel, Competitive Foods Australia Pty Ltd

David Francis Principal, Francis Commercial Lawyers

Linda Kochanski Practice Leader for Dispute Resolution Programs, The College of Law

Florence Thum Lecturer, The College of Law

Mary Walker Barrister

 

Teaching Staff

Linda Kochanski Practice Leader for Dispute Resolution Programs, The College of Law

Florence Thum Lecturer, The College of Law

MEDIATION PROGRAMS

Organisations are increasingly seeking out NMAS accredited mediators.

If you’re interested in becoming an accredited mediator under the national Mediator Accreditation System, you can undertake the College’s program including the workshop and assessment.

The program takes place over four days including a weekend. The workshop and assessment are held over 1.5 days.

Nationally Accredited Mediators are eligible for advanced standing in DRP4 Mediation.

Find a Mediator Training Program

family dispute resolution practice (FDRP)

The College of Law also offers a Graduate Diploma of Family Dispute Resolution Practice and a Master of Laws (Applied Law) majoring in Family Dispute Resolution Practice. Find out more about our FDRP offerings.