Short Course / CPD
Lancashire Law School
No Partner College
The course will run for one day on Wednesday 25th September, Wednesday 2nd October and Wednesday 23rd October. Additional dates can be added on request, and workshops can be delivered at your place of work. Please contact Emma McAndry for more information
The twin objectives that are offered to delegates are: an introduction to and a better understanding of how mediation can more effectively address both cases of litigation and also workplace disputes, which can otherwise have a damaging impact on the service that you provide to your clients.
As law professionals, managing conflict and resolving disputes are key elements of the work that delegates do every day, whether as line managers tasked with resolving disagreements amongst work colleagues or in providing services to your clients. This introduction to mediation, in contrast to other approaches to conflict resolution, will help delegates recognise that in many disputes successful resolution is more likely to be achieved when both parties feel that they have been party to finding solutions to that dispute and, therefore, more likely to accept a proposed outcome. In addition, mediation, whilst acknowledging the context and the history of the dispute, looks to not only resolve differences but also rebuild and maintain relationships.
Training is delivered in a morning and afternoon session, each for three hours, and carries eight CPD points. The workshop will help delegates to better understand the key issues of:
For law professionals, who are fully aware of the damage of conflict for clients and within the workplace, mediation offers a different perspective and approach to resolving that conflict.
For further information contact UCLan
Tel: +44 (0)1772 892400
If you are interested in applying for this course, our comprehensive How to Apply pages will guide you through the process. Here at UCLan, our aim is to encourage you to develop your potential and we offer a flexible approach to admissions, which reflects our commitment to all those who would benefit from our courses.