ADRIA offers online sessions for members who want to practice their negotiation or mediation skills and receive feedback from one of ADRIA's coaches.
You, as the skilled negotiator or mediator, find role-player(s) and choose a time that works for all of you, then ADRIA will provide a coach and book a Zoom video-meeting to connect you all for a role-play practice session. Each person will participate from wherever they are using their own computer.
All online practice sessions are coached by an experienced mediator with a minimum of a Qualified Mediator designation.
Each session is 1½ hours to allow for a 40 minute role-play followed by feedback from a coach, drills, and questions.
Each session is 1½ hours to allow for a one-hour of role-play followed by feedback from the coach.
- a computer with an internet connection
- web cam
- headset (or microphone and speakers)
- basic comfort level with video conferencing this type of technology.
$95 per session
How to sign up:
If you are the negotiator or mediator in the practice session, it is your responsibility to arrange role players, to choose a time that works for all of you, and to register online.
Make sure the date you pick is at least one week away to allow our staff time to find a coach. To help you find role players, you can use ADRIA's forum for Online Practice Sessions to connect with other members, request role-players from anywhere in the province, offer to role-play for others, and suggest times.
Once you have arranged role-players and have a date and time, please click the "Register" button on this page to submit your information, including role-player(s) name(s),and pay your session fee. When ADRIA has confirmed a coach for your session you will receive a confirmation email.
Please note that ADRIA is running this program on a break-even cost basis and will not be able to provide refunds for the fees.