A Masterclass in Mediation

calendar Postponed
Online - Zoom


This Skills Development Workshop will include some refresher sessions on basic mediation principles and some advanced sessions on specialised topics, such as emotional issues, health care and ethical dilemmas.

The workshop will be presented by Dr Shamal Ramesar, Alan Nelson SC and Patrick Scott SC, three experienced mediators who will share their knowledge and experience in six one-hour sessions, with two question and answer sessions.

CPD points will be available to those who require them, and a certificate will be issued to all attendees requiring proof of the CPD points.

The program:

10.00 – 10.10    Welcome and introduction

10.10 – 11.00    Refreshing basic principles plus some advanced training (including Rule 41 A) –                                       

                             Alan Nelson SC

11.10 – 12.00    Topic and Dialogue Management in dispute mediation. What can we do when    

                             disputants go off the track? – Dr Shamal Ramesar

12.10 – 13.00    The Activist Mediator – Patrick Scott SC

13.00 – 13.30    Lunch break

13.30 – 14.00    Question and Answer Session

14.00 – 14.50    Bargaining in the Shadow of the Law…….Under a Cloud – Patrick Scott SC

15.00 – 15.50    The importance of dealing with emotional issues in pursuit of high value low cost   

                             Solutions – Alan Nelson SC

16.00 – 16.50    Can mediation help resolve the health care crisis in South Africa? – Dr Shamal


16.50 – 17.30    Question and Answer Session

Additional information

Refund policy No refunds


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