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ACRE Evaluative Mediation Training

This intensive five-day programme builds on the facilitative mediation course as a top up or develops already experience mediator to the next level in the mediation spectrum.

Mon 4 Mar 2019 - Fri 8 Mar 2019
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Sandton Garden Court, West Street & Maude Street, Sandown, Sandton, South Africa, 2196
R19600 excl. VAT


Accredited mediators often find themselves in a mediation where it is necessary to call upon experience and knowledge . This requires moving away from facilitative model to evaluative model of mediation.

If you have successfully completed our ACRE mediation or an accredited mediation course, then module three is for you.


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Course content

You will be trained to act as an evaluative mediator, and will be guided through a variety of practical situations. You will learn how to deal with challenges that are specific to the evaluative mediation process.

These include how to use your sector skills and experience, as well as your understanding of the matter, appropriately to:

  • Help the parties consider the merits of the various options for settlement that emerge during the negotiation
  • Help the parties understand the risks associated with taking the matter to court or arbitration through a process of robust reality testing
  • Provide your neutral evaluation as to the prospects of success in court or arbitration based on the evidence revealed to you
  • Help the parties to achieve an outcome based on wider commercial as well as narrow legal grounds


What is involved with ACRE Evaluative Mediator Training Programme?

The face-to-face component of the training programme is delivered in two sections:

  • Three-day introduction to Mediation and Dispute Resolution Management.
  • Two days practical application to full accreditation as ACRE Evaluative Mediator.

The programme also includes extensive pre-reading, after hours study during the course, and a practical written exam.


  • RICS Professionals
    Standard rate R19600 excl. VAT
  • Non-RICS Professionals
    Standard rate R21500 excl. VAT
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R19600 excl. VAT