Continuing Mediation Education

Scheduled Courses

Internet Training Courses

Below is a list of online courses / trainings that providers have submitted and the ADR Commission has approved as meeting certain continuing mediation education requirements pursuant to Supreme Court Rule 31. 

A Rule 31 Mediator may complete all Continuing Mediation Education (CME) hours online.

Training Resolved - Parent Education Class for Mediators & Lawyers (ongoing)

Effectively Mediate with Motivational Interviewing (ongoing)

A Domestic Relations Mediation Refresher Course (ongoing)

Effectively Mediate Medical Malpractice Cases (ongoing)

Ethical Mediation Course (ongoing)

Mediate with Emotional Intelligence (ongoing)

What Shape is Your Triangle? (ongoing)

AENZI - Effectively Mediate Post-Adoption Disputes (ongoing)

Mock Mediation of an Employment Dispute (on demand)

Rosemary Frank - Dollars of Divorce Tax Issues (available 11/15/17 - 12/31/17)

Rosemary Frank - Dollars of Divorce  Avoid Financial Pitfalls (available 11/15/17 - 12/31/17)

Techniques to Avoid Impasse (available 11/16/16 - 11/15/17)

Mediation in Juvenile Court (available 11/29/16 - 11/28/17)

Tax Issues In Divorce (available 12/20/16 - 12/19/17)

KBA - Mediation – Practice & Ethics Update 2016 (available 4/17/2017 - 4/16/2018)

NBA - ADR Building Consensus & Managing Emotions at Mediation (available 5/19/17 - 5/18/18)

NBA - ADR Ethical Concerns in Family Mediation Cases (available 5/22/17 - 5/21/18)

NBA - ADR How to Divide Assets & Could Collaborative Divorce Work for You & Your Clients (available 5/22/17 - 5/21/18)

TBA - Dispute Resolution - Ethics Mediation (available 7/18/17 - 7/18/18)

KBA - Inviting the Employer and the Employee to the Table: Things to Consider When Deciding to Mediate an Employment Law Case (available 10/2/17 - 10/1/18)

KBA - Emerging Ethical Issues in Mediation (available 11/1/17 - 10/31/18)

TBA - Mediation Ethics (available 11/1/17 - 11/1/18)

KBA - Fundamentals for Outstanding Mediation Process (available 11/10/17 - 11/9/18)

KBA - Developments in ODR (available 11/10/17 - 11/9/18)

KBA - Information You Need For Successful Mediation (available 11/10/17 - 11/9/18)

TBA - Collateral Damage in Mediation - Children and Divorce (available 11/21/17 - 12/21/18)

TBA - Mediation Preparation (available12/15/17 - 12/15/18)

CME Course Providers

A number of organizations provide Continuing Mediation Education (CME) courses. Click on the following Web Sites to Search for Courses providing Continuing education Hours on Mediation, Ethics, Family Law, etc. (Contact Providers directly for Information) 

CME Provider Accreditation

If you would like your course to be listed as a Rule 31 Continuing Mediation Course, please fill out the CME Provider Accreditation form and submit it to the Administrative Office of the Courts via email to The request must be made prior to the actual training course. You will be notified once the course is approved and the course will be listed on the ADR web page on the AOC website. Please contact the Programs Manager at if you have any questions.