Mediation/Conciliation Training with ADC 

Discover world-class and skills-focused mediation/conciliation training with the premier provider in the industry. Explore your Australian Disputes Centre (ADC) options today!

Why our course?

ADC are the experts in mediation and conciliation training. Its industry-leading programmes provide a comprehensive learning experience that equips you with the knowledge, skills, and tools you need to become an accredited mediator and/or conciliator and apply these techniques in diverse settings such as the workplace, community, and business negotiations. Polish your professional profile now by completing your mediation/conciliation training with ADC and acquiring ADC’s prestigious national accreditation.

ADC’s Accelerator Online Mediation/Conciliation Training Programme

Fast-track your online learning and be eligible for Mediator/Conciliator Accreditation in under a week!

Interactive Delivery

We have been in the industry for nearly 40 years and understand that not everyone learns in the same way. We have developed our course to ensure that all learning styles are supported through our dynamic resource delivery.

From live sessions with coaches and fellow students to videos, podcasts, a comprehensive training manual, online discussions, presentations, group work in small teams and interactive negotiation exercises; the training programme aims to be connected and engaging. ALL from the comfort of your own home or office.

Online Sessions

We pride ourselves on the strong focus that we place on skills development through our engaging and convenient online sessions, mediation simulations and extra one-on-one coaching feedback from our faculty of senior practitioner-trainers. ADC hosts live teaching sessions and simulated mediation role-plays in easily accessible modules.

ADC’s focus on live delivery means that participants can engage with their teaching faculty and fellow participants just as in an in-person teaching environment, all from the convenience of your home or office. Our programme also ensures that participants develop the professional skills and flexibility to mediate and conciliate online, by phone or in-person.

Whether you have always been interested in mediation or conciliation (or both!), been looking for a professional edge to expand your skillset or maybe you are looking for a fun and positive new career path where you can help grateful clients every day.

ADC’s Accelerator Mediation/Conciliation Program Is What You’ve Been Waiting For!

Added Benefits of ADC Training

Your Professional Development

Learn the art of negotiation and how to apply effective communication and dispute-resolution skills used in mediation and conciliation to a wide range of business and social settings.

Industry-approved Pathway to National Mediator Accreditation

Develop the essential skills and knowledge to become a practising mediator and/or conciliator. You will be fully guided through everything you need to know in order to meet the Australian National Mediator System (NMAS), plus gain ADC’s specialist Online Accreditation – all within one sizzling week. For further details on ADC’s Mediator/Conciliator Accreditation click HERE.

Enhanced Advocacy Skills

Learn how to effectively tailor and apply your advocacy skills as a legal representative or other advisor in mediation.

Expand your Professional Network

Develop a strong peer network and great friendships in a unique small-group professional development context.

Flexible Course Timetables

ADC offers a range of course options. We run both online public courses and in-house programs. You can pick your preferred format, dates and times, and you can choose to start your training on one course and complete it on a later course. Telephone or email ADC to discuss what course best suits you!


As an independent, not-for-profit company, ADC offers exceptional training at competitive rates, including ADC’s popular pay-as-you-go option. Call us to discuss our pricing structure (as it may include your accreditation) and find an option that’s right for you.

The Experts in Mediation and Conciliation Training & Accreditation

Four decades of national and international training capability

As an ADR industry leader, ADC has been at the forefront of providing mediation training courses since January 1986. Recognised nationally and internationally, ADC has successfully trained thousands of professionals from all walks of life.

Australia’s leading faculty

ADC’s practitioner-trainers bring decades of mediation, conciliation and teaching experience to the training programme. The ADC faculty is passionate about maximising your learning by immersing you in a challenging, rewarding and exciting training environment.

Designed to meet your needs

ADC’s mediation/conciliation training is suitable for a broad range of participants from business, government, Law, People & Culture, NFPs, Psychology, Counselling, Social Services, Consulting, Town Planning, the Community sector, and more. ADC’s unique course design gives you the opportunity to practise your mediation skills in an area of interest to you (workplace, commercial and multidisciplinary).

ADC is focused on your success

Many of Australia’s leading national and international mediators and conciliators have completed their training and accreditation with ADC. We are focused on helping develop your practical skills, and we provide many more professional coaching hours than is required under the Australian National Standards. On ADC’s course, you will be developing your skills in a small group of 3 – with written and verbal feedback from a professional practitioner-coach – over 3 full days of the 5-day training programme.

About us

The Australian Dispute Center (ADC) are the experts in conflict management training.

With decades of experience delivering specialist and accredited conflict capability training programmes, we proudly offer courses in Mediation/Conciliation, Conflict Resolution & ADR, Negotiation, Complaints Handling, Facilitating Difficult Discussions and more.

ADC is dedicated to advancing alternative dispute resolution (ADR) knowledge and skills in all sectors and levels. Under the National Mediator Accreditation System (NMAS), ADC acts as a Recognised Mediator Accreditation Body (RMAB).

Courses are filling fast – Register Today!

Complete the easy online form linked to your preferred dates (below).

To register by phone or discuss your individual training needs, or in-house requirements, please call ADC on +61 2 9239 0700 today. We would be delighted to assist you.

Upcoming Mediation Training Calendar  – Check your availability for training options from ADC!


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