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Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) is a leading professional membership organisation representing the interests of alternative dispute practitioners worldwide. Our growing membership of 15,000 is based across 133 countries and supported by an international network of 39 branches.

As a not-for-profit, UK registered charity, CIArb works in the public interest through an international network of 37 branches.

In addition to providing education and training for arbitrators, mediators and adjudicators, we act as an international centre for practitioners, policy makers, academics and those in business concerned with the cost-effective and early settlement of disputes. This gives users confidence that the very best people are helping to resolve their dispute.

For members, and where appropriate, non-members, CIArb offers a range of resources. It provides tools, support, advice, networking and promotional opportunities as well as facilities for hearings, meetings and other events.


Introduction To Alternative Dispute Resolution

Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

To provide a general understanding of the various methods of dispute resolution which are alternatives to court proceedings, known as Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR).  


Please note: You will also need to register and pay for the assessment separately. Upon successful completion of the assessment, candidates will be eligible for Associate Membership and may continue on the pathway.


Venue Date Days You Attend Spaces RRP Current Price Discounted Price
Bloomsbury Square 19 Sep 2018 12 GBP396.00 GBP396.00 N/A
Bloomsbury Square 14 Nov 2018 12 GBP396.00 GBP396.00 N/A

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What are the learning outcomes?

On successful completion of this course candidates will be able to:

·          Explain the background to Alternative Dispute Resolution;

·         Describe the processes and procedures of various forms of alternative dispute resolution.

What is covered within the syllabus?

·       Arbitration.

·       Conciliation.

·       Construction Adjudication.

·       Early Neutral Evaluation.

·       Expert Determination.

·       MED-ARB.

·       Mediation.

·       Mini-Trial.

·       Negotiation.

·       Neutral Expert Fact-Finding.

·       Ombudsman.

·       Online Dispute Resolution.

·       Private Judging.

·       Summary Jury Trial.


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