National mediation assessment

Course ID CN201101_PSK1

  • Face to Face
  • 10
  • Foundation

Have you recently completed a Nationally Accredited Mediator Training Program?

Complete your National Mediation Assessment with The College of Law.

We are a registered training provider of mediation training programs, compliant with the current National Mediator Accreditation Scheme (NMAS).

Why choose The College of Law?

Our National Mediation Assessment has successfully passed over 300 mediation professionals, since the programs 2014 implementation.

And unlike our competitors, we offer a half day of mediation theory and review to prepare you for your assessment.

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Full Price $1100.00

Alumni/Member Price $990.00


Start date:

09 November 2020

End date:

10 November 2020


The College of Law Queensland
Level 5, Wesley House
140 Ann St
Brisbane QLD 4000

About This Course



The College of Law’s National Mediation Assessment is comprised of 1.5 days of intensive assessment, and online preparatory material provided online.

Prior to your assessment, you will revisit the fundamentals of mediation theory with your facilitator and have the opportunity to ask any last minute questions.

Friday (1pm – 5pm): Review of mediation models and theory Saturday (9am – 3.30pm): Role-play assessment

Please note, to seek NMAS accreditation, you must have firstly completed a nationally recognised mediation training program, prior to completing your mediation assessment.

For further information, please contact Client Services on (02) 9965 7111,


Designed for

Practitioners seeking National Mediation Accreditation. This course complies with the mandatory requirement of Professional Skills.


Presenter biography

Linda Kochanski, LLB, Nationally Accredited Mediator (NMAS), FDRP

Linda Kochanski has been admitted as a Solicitor in Queensland since 1986, initially specialising in Family and Criminal Law. She gained extensive experience in various areas of law but discovered a particular interest in family law and mediation.

Linda subsequently worked for Relationships Australia in various roles including Branch Manager, Coordinator of Mediation and Senior Consultant in Mediation. She has practised in all forms of relationship mediation. Linda continues to practice mediation and is a member of Bond University's Dispute Resolution Centre.

Linda has been a Tutor and Lecturer since 1991 working initially as a tutor with QUT. In 2001, Linda was a founding Lecturer in the Griffith Professional Legal Training Program instructing in Family, Criminal, Property and Estates Legal Practice. In 2004 she was appointed as On Campus Program Coordinator at Griffith. Linda has been teaching in the Bond University PLT program since 2009.

Linda has presented at national and international conferences on Mediation and Family Law and has published in these areas as well.

Linda is the current Practice Leader at The College of Law for both their Graduate Diploma in Family Dispute Resolution Practice and their suite of mediation programs. Linda is also an Adjunct Lecturer for the College for their Applied Law Postgraduate Program, in Family Law.