The ADRIO™ Education Committee is charged with the responsibility of approving courses that instructors, institutions and universities submit for review by the ADRIO™ Education Committee.
The following alternate dispute resolution programs have been evaluated by the Education Committee. Completion of a total of 40 hours meets the educational criteria for membership in the Institute. For details regarding additional upcoming course dates, fees and locations, please see contact information in each of the listing.

Contact us to submit your course for approval by ADRIO™.

The ADRIO™ Education Committee is charged with the responsibility of approving courses that instructors, institutions and universities submit for review by the ADRIO™ Education Committee.
The following alternate dispute resolution programs have been evaluated by the Education Committee. Completion of a total of 40 hours meets the educational criteria for membership in the Institute. For details regarding additional upcoming course dates, fees and locations, please see contact information in each of the listing.

Contact us to submit your course for approval by ADRIO™.

ADR & Advanced ADR Workshops (two 4-day programs)

Instructors: Stitt Feld Handy Group
Location: Toronto and Ottawa, Ontario (and other cities throughout Canada)
Contact: Stitt Feld Handy Group at 1-800-318-9741 or 416-307-0000
Website: www.adr.ca

The Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Graduate Certificate Program (full-time one-year program over two academic semesters)

Instructors: Various ADR practitioners
Location: Humber College Institute of Technology, Lakeshore Campus
Contact: Mary Lee, LL.M. (ADR), Program Advisor, ADR Graduate Certificate Program (mary.lee@humber.ca)
Website: www.humber.ca/program/alternative-dispute-resolution

Certificate in Dispute Resolution (140-hour program)

Instructors: Desmond Ellis, PhD.; Blaine Donais, BA, LLB.; Richard W. Shields,LLB., MA., LLM., PhD., LSUC, Cert. CFM, C.Med., C.Arb., Cert.F.Med., Acc.F.Med.;Dennis Hodgkinson, BComm, LLM, Cert. ADR.
Location: York University, Toronto, Ontario
Contact: School of Continuing Studies, Ph: 416-736-5616
Website: http://continue.yorku.ca/certificates/dispute-resolution/certificate/
Upcoming Dates: Winter 2017: January 23, 2017- May 19, 2017
Summer 2017: July 2017

Collaborative Conflict Resolution and Mediation Skills & Process

Instructor: Janine Higgins, LL.B., C.Med
Location: University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario
Contact: Division of Continuing Education, Ph: 519-661-3658
Website: www.uwo.ca/cstudies/courses/professional/adr/index.html

Conflict Theory and Introduction to Negotiation and Mediation (Modules I and II – 4 days each module)

Instructors: Evan Hoffman, Ph.D.
Location: Ottawa, Ontario
Contact: Canadian International Institute of Applied Negotiation 613-633-0491, ciian@ciian.org
Website: www.ciian.org

Strategies for Workplace Conflicts: Practical and Effective Conflict Resolution Skills for Managing Everyday Workplace Disputes

Instructors: Julie Macfarlane and Bernard Mayer
Location: Queen’s University, IRC, Kingston, Ontario
Contact: 613-533-6628 or by email at IRC@queensu.ca
Website: www.irc.queensu.ca

Family Negotiation and Mediation: Theory and Practice (40 hours)

Instructors: Hilary Linton, LL.M., Acc.FM.; Elizabeth Hyde, B.Ed., LL.B., LL.M., AFM
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Contact: Riverdale Mediation: Frank G., 416-593-0210, Ext. 270
Website: www.riverdalemediation.com

Fundamentals of Mediation

This course is accredited by the Law Society of Upper Canada for Continuing Professional Development. CPD

This program contains 1.75 Professionalism Hours and 38.25 Substantive Hours.

Instructor: Kathryn Munn, LL. B., Cert. ConRes., C. Med., C.Arb, IMI Certified Mediator; Donald Bisson, Q.Med (Northern Ontario)
Location: London, Ontario and other locations in Ontario; Northern Ontario – D. Bisson
Contact: Munn Conflict Resolution Services – Ms. Munn at (519) 660-1242 or kmunn@munncrs.com; Northern Ontario – Mr. Bisson 1-855-647-4857 or donald@bissonmediation.ca
Website: www.munncrs.com; or for northern Ontario www.bissonmediation.ca

Upcoming Dates:

London, Ontario
TBD

North Bay, Ontario
April 26, 27, 28, May 1, 2, 2017
Oct. 25, 26, 27, 30, 31, 2017

Mediation – Alternative Dispute Resolution (graduate certificate, one-year program)

Instructors: Dale Burt, Virginia Harwood, Q.Med, Tricia Morris, Q.Med
Location: Durham College – Oshawa, Ontario
Contact: Dale Burt and Virginia Harwood (Program Co-coordinators),
Virginia.Harwood@durhamcollege.ca
Dale.Burt@durhamcollege.ca
Website: http://www.durhamcollege.ca/programs/mediation-alternative-dispute-resolution

5 Day Intensive Mediation Workshop – MDR Associates Conflict Resolution Inc.

Instructors: Richard J. Moore, LL.B., C.Med, C.Arb, CFM, Cert. Med. IMI – MDR Associates
Location: Ottawa and various sites across Canada
Contact: Richard Moore at 613-230-8671
Website: www.mdrassociates.ca
Upcoming Dates: Oct 30-Nov 3, 2017

5 Day Advanced Mediation Workshop – MDR Associates Conflict Resolution Inc.

Instructors: Richard J. Moore, LL.B., C.Med, C.Arb, CFM, Cert. Med. IMI – MDR Associates
Location: Ottawa and various sites across Canada
Contact: Richard Moore at 613-230-8671
Website:
www.mdrassociates.ca
Upcoming Dates: November 20-24, 2017

Dispute Resolution Level 1 – Fundamentals (3 days) and Dispute Resolution Level 2 – Mediation (3 days)

Instructors:
Rick Russell, B.A., LL.B., C. Med., C. Arb., Distinguished Fellow I.A.M.
Heather Swartz, M.S.W., C. Med., Acc. FM, Cert. F. Med.
Contact: Rose Bowden – 1-800-524-6967 or (905) 627-5582 or roseb@agreeinc.com
Website: http://www.agreeinc.com/alternative-dispute-resolution-level-1-2.html
Upcoming Dates:
Level 1 – Fundamentals – July 10 – 12, 2017
Level 2 – Mediation – July 13 – 14, 2017
At Conrad Grebel University College, Waterloo, ON.

Level 1 – Fundamentals – January 17, 18 & 19, 2018
Level 2 – Mediation – February 28, March 1 & 2, 2018
At Atchison & Denman – Airport Location, 170 Attwell Drive, Etobicoke, ON M9W 5Z5.

Both workshops also qualify for credits toward a Certificate in Conflict Management and Mediation offered by Conrad Grebel University College, affiliated with the University of Waterloo.
These courses also qualify for LSUC CPD hours.

Conflict Management Coaching

Instructors: Cinnie Noble LLM (ADR), C.Med, PCC; (Toronto); Heidi Ruppert LL.B. Acc.FM(OAFM) and Terry McCarthy LL.B. (Ottawa and Halifax); Nicole Charron C.Med (Ottawa – French)
Locations: Toronto, Ottawa, Halifax
Contact: Laureen McNeill at 416-6864247 or 1 866 3356466 (toll free) or cinnie@cinergycoaching.com
Website: www.cinergycoaching.com

 Mediation for Professionals Certificate

Instructors: Tricia Morris Q. Med, Acc. FM, CP Med, Laura Gray BA, MA, LLM, Acc. FM
Location: Online
Contact: Alysha Doria, Academic Director, Ph: 416-724-1053
Website: http://www.herzing.ca/professionaldevelopment/mediation-for-professionals-certificate/
Upcoming Dates: June 26, August 8, September 18, October 16, November 27, 2017

 Carleton University, Department of Law and Legal Studies – Graduate Diploma in Conflict Resolution (GDCR)  (7 graduate level courses over 18 months)

Director: Rebecca Bromwich, Ph.D., LL.B., LL.M.,B.A.(Hon).
Location: Carleton University, Ottawa Ontario
Contact: Department of Law and Legal Studies Ph:(613) 520-3690
Website: https://carleton.ca/law/future-students/gdcr/

Admission is rolling. Program entry is in February each year but there is also an option to enter the program in late May: https://carleton.ca/law/future-students/gdcr/apply-to-gdcr/

ADR specialization (within the Legal Studies Program) Program consisting of the following courses:  Human Rights Mediation; Employment & Mediation; Family Mediation; Theory and Practice of Mediation

Name of Approved Course Provider:  Legal Studies Program, Faculty of Social Science and Humanities, University of Ontario Institute of Technology

Location: UOIT, Oshawa, Ontario

Contact:  Ms. Sasha Baglay, PhD, Director of Legal Studies Program, Faculty of Social Science and Humanities, University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT)
Website: http://socialscienceandhumanities.uoit.ca/legalstudies/current-students/course-descriptions.php
Upcoming Dates: Winter 2017: January 8, 2018-  April 6, 2018