Five Days (40 Credit Hours)
This course introduces students to arbitration procedures and applications. Learn the arbitration process from conducting hearings to analyzing evidence and writing awards. This course is suitable for both lawyers and other professionals without a legal background.
If you are considering becoming an arbitrator, this course provides the training necessary to apply for a nationally recognized professional designation in arbitration.
"This is a very practical course on the arbitration process as it relates to the Arbitration Act, the role of the Arbitrator in decision making and the overall arbitration process managed by the Arbitrator."
Who Should Take This Course
ADRIA membership is required to take this course.
Students are evaluated on the writing of an Arbitration Award based on a case study. This evaluation must be passed to receive a certificate of course completion.
The cost of this course is $3000 plus GST.
Students are sent a workbook to complete prior to the start of the course. Students need to complete this pre-course reading.This course is presented by lectures, in-class exercises, and group discussions. Some homework is assigned.
Students are required to write an Arbitration award based on a case study at the end of the course. In addition to the 15-30 hours students should budget for writing the Final Award, students should also expect to spend approximately 10-20 hours between Parts 1 & 2 on writing the Practice Award.
Course manuals and workbooks are supplied when you attend class.
Students are sent pre-course reading before the start of the course.
Alberta's association of mediators and arbitrators.
Our main office is located in Edmonton: