Course

Strategic Conflict Management for Professionals (Module 2)

Strategic Conflict Management for Professionals Module 2 builds on the basics of interest-based mediation which focuses on finding solutions based on the interests of disputing parties and dispute resolution concepts covered in Module 1.

This three-day programme is highly interactive with role plays and exercises and is taught by experienced faculty. It is suitable for anyone who wants to be trained in mediation, including lawyers, C-suite executives, professionals, managers and other executives who want to advance their professional skills.

Participants will be able to:

  • Learn advanced concepts in interest-based conflict management
  • Use tried-and-tested mediator strategies and approaches
  • Apply advanced tools for effective communication
  • Recognise the legal and ethical issues in mediation
  • Acquire techniques to overcome impasse
  • Receive insights into drafting settlement agreements

Course dates

  • 25 to 27 October 2022 [In-Person] CPD Points to be confirmed.

*The role-play practice will be conducted face-to-face.
In-Person sessions will be spread across 3 full days (9.00am to 5.30pm)

Type Registration Fee
Regular $1,899.25
Early Bird $1,754.80

Registration

Interested applicants may register for this training programme through our online form here.

Please click here on how to proceed with the registration via Skilleto.

Continuing Professional Development

An applicant may claim the following CDP points, where relevant:

1. Singapore Institute of Legal Education

The Singapore Institute of Legal Education (SILE)  has accredited this training programme as follows:

25 to 27 October 2022 [In-Person]
  • CPD points for lawyer: To be advised
  • Practice area: Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Training level: Advanced

Applicants who require CPD points should indicate their Admission as Advocate and Solicitor Number (AAS no) on the registration form.

Participants who wish to obtain CPD Points are reminded that they must comply strictly with the Attendance Policy set out in the CPD Guidelines. For participants attending the face-to-face activity, this includes signing in on arrival and signing out at the conclusion of each day of the activity in the manner required by the organiser, and not being absent for more than 15 minutes on each day of the activity. For those participating via the webinar, this includes logging in at the start of the webinar and logging out at the conclusion of the webinar on each day of the activity, and not being away from any part of the webinar for more than 15 minutes on each day of the activity. Participants who do not comply with the Attendance Policy on any particular day of the activity will not be able to obtain CPD Points for that day of the activity. Please refer to http://www.sileCPDcentre.sg for more information.

2. Council for Estate Agencies (CEA)

The Council for Estate Agencies (CEA) has accredited this training programme as follows:

25 to 27 October 2022 [In-Person]
  • CPD Credit Hours: To be advised

For more information on CEA’s CPD Scheme, click here.

Contact

For more information, please contact:

Training Department
Tel: +65 6335 5036/7/8
Fax: +65 6333 5085
Email: training@mediation.com.sg

This course is accredited by:

Notice

SMC reserves the right to cancel a training programmer or Mediation Skills Assessment, and to change published details without prior notice. SMC also reserves the right to change its terms and conditions at any time.

Eligibility criteria 

Academic qualification
Interested applicants must hold either a diploma or a degree in any discipline.

Pre-requisite

Interested applicants must complete Strategic Conflict Management for Professionals (Module 1). Registration for Module 2 must be made within 2 years from the end of Module 1.

Exemptions 

1. The following applicants are exempted from Strategic Conflict Management for Professionals (Module 1) and are able to sign up directly for Strategic Conflict Management for Professionals (Module 2). Applicants from this group will be entitled to a 15% discount off Strategic Conflict Management for Professionals (Module 2).

  • Those who have completed an SMC two-day training programme on mediation within the last two years. 
  • Part B students who took mediation advocacy elective at the Preparatory Course leading to Part B of the Singapore Bar Examinations are not exempted.

2. The following applicants are exempted from Strategic Conflict Management for Professionals (Module 1&2) and are able to sign up directly for Mediation Skills Assessment. Applicants are, however, strongly encouraged to attend Strategic Conflict Management for Professionals (Module 2). Applicants from this group will be entitled to a 15% discount off Strategic Conflict Management for Professionals (Module 2).

  • Law students from the National University of Singapore who have completed the mediation elective. Applicants need to register within two years of receiving their degree. 
  • SkillsFuture Funding Scheme

    As an Approved Training Organisation (ATO), this training programme is accredited under the Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications’ Skills Development Fund (SDF) under Non-Certifiable Courses and is subsidised up to $2 per hour by SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG).

    As an Approved Training Organisation (ATO), this training programme is accredited under the Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications’ Skills Development Fund (SDF) under Non-Certifiable Courses and is subsidised up to $2 per hour by SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG).

  • SkillsFuture Credit Scheme

    All Singaporeans who are 25 years and above may also use their $500 SkillsFuture credit (or any part of it) to offset their course fee. For more information, please click here.

    All Singaporeans who are 25 years and above may also use their $500 SkillsFuture credit (or any part of it) to offset their course fee. For more information, please click here.

  • Productivity and Innovation Credit Scheme

    Singapore businesses may claim PIC benefits on costs incurred to provide training to employees for the purposes of trade and business. Singapore businesses may qualify for tax deductions/allowances or they can opt for cash payouts from the Productivity and Innovation Credit (PIC) Scheme administered ​by the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (IRAS), subject to terms and conditions. For more information, please click here.

    Singapore businesses may claim PIC benefits on costs incurred to provide training to employees for the purposes of trade and business. Singapore businesses may qualify for tax deductions/allowances or they can opt for cash payouts from the Productivity and Innovation Credit (PIC) Scheme administered ​by the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (IRAS), subject to terms and conditions. For more information, please click here.

Participants who would like to become an SMC Accredited Mediator may take the Mediation Skills Assessment (MSA) after completing both Strategic Conflict Management for Professionals Modules 1 and 2. Those who want to further their mediation practice by becoming internationally certified, may then apply to become a Qualified Mediator with the International Mediation Institute. Only participants who complete Strategic Conflict Management for Professionals (Module 1) after 1 January 2019 are eligible to be considered for this application.

Please note that passing the Mediation Skills Assessment (MSA) will allow you to describe yourself as an SMC Accredited Mediator. This does not guarantee emplacement on SMC’s panel of Mediators.