Can & Partner Law and Mediation Office offers a chance to become a trainer specifically authorized for mediators. After completion of our program with success, candidates become mediator trainers.
A) Methodology and criteria for determining that Applicants for the program have a substantial level of experience as a mediator:
B) Methodology and criteria for determining that Applicants have demonstrated a strong understanding of general mediation theory and practice:
The applicants’ understanding of mediation theory and practice is determined via written and oral exams, and practical demonstrations as role-playing on subjects such as:
C) Methodology and criteria for the evaluation of candidates’ performance in terms of the occurrence and effectiveness of mediation process and mediation techniques:
Candidates are required to take part in two role-playing exercises (mediation sessions) based on different scenarios covering many areas of law such as labor law and commercial law. Evaluations are made by two assessors based on the criteria below:
D) Passing criteria for the candidates:
Candidates are required to have satisfactory grades on all four of our assessment components:
E) Results of the assessment:
If a participant fails the assessment they will have the option to appeal with form provided to them with the results of the assessment. If the appeal is fruitless or the participant doesn’t appeal, they are required to apply again from the beginning.
F) Criteria applied in appointing our QAP’s Assessors:
Our QAP assessment process is carried out by the head trainer for our program and an independent assessor. The independent assessor is required to:
G) Monitoring of the assessors:
Assessors will often be monitored by independent observers (experienced IMI certified mediators) during the lectures, exams and role-playing sessions. We will also hold annual tests on teaching and assessing methods for our assessors.
Additionally, regular meetings will be held with the assessors to keep our QAP to high standards. We also welcome observers from IMI.
H) Participation in our QAP:
Our QAP welcomes experienced mediators regardless of gender, race, age, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation or any and all personal characteristics. We are devoted to creating a diverse organization supporting people of every culture.