Overview of the Program

Family mediation is a conflict resolution method whereby an impartial mediator intervenes in the conflict with the consent of the spouses/parents to help the parties negotiate an equitable agreement that is entered into of their own free will, in accordance with the legislation.

The goal of Family mediation workshop is to help spouses/parents to identify the sources of Conflicts and to solve them. Through family mediation, the spouses/parents guided by the mediator have constructive discussions and negotiations favoring the preparation of an agreement adapted to their needs and those of their children.

Who Should Attend

The objective of family mediation is to allow the spouses/parents to achieve an equitable agreement entered into with a free and enlightened consent from both parties.

Eligibility Requirements: This workshop will be open to participants from all disciplines and professional fields.

Program Content

Module 1: Distance learning

The program takes you through case studies and emotional intelligence (test) assignment. The assignment (test) must be submitted one week before the workshop

Module 2: Five days practical training

This 50 hour workshop module involves tuition in professional mediation, role-plays, group discussions and practice exercises. Participant’s assessment is conducted throughout the course. External assessors do the last assessment.

Module 3: Written Examinations

The first phase will be a written examination that will be done within 10 days from the last date of the workshop. The second phase will be drafting of a mediation settlement agreement that will be done two months from the last date of the workshop and the third phase is self-assessment that will be done after a period of three months, post training.

Course Prerequisites

The course is designed for professionals from all fields and those willing to engage in shared learning.


To bring the lessons to life, participants will engage in several role-play simulations that mirror real-life disputes. The program also includes lectures; debrief sessions, and interactive discussions, as well as opportunities to watch the latest mediation practice videos in the industry.

Course Materials

A Family mediation Practice Manual plus e-material will be provided to participants.

Tuition Fee

Ksh. 30,000/=

Bank Details: Mediation Training Institute East Africa. Absa Bank Harambee Avenue account no: 2027798090


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For Clarification

Please do not hesitate to contact Hesbon on Tel: 0714390371, Emma on 0725538320 or Mr. Mangerere on  0707124831/020 2227886

For more details on the program download the program document below

Benefits of Training with MTI East Africa

MTI E.A has earned a reputation of excellence in the field of Mediation Training and is widely acknowledged as one of the leading providers of Professional Mediation training in the African continent.

Aligning yourself to the right organization is vital and MT I East Africa has developed a reputation for Professionalism, Integrity, Diversity and Quality

Quality Assurance

We conducts ongoing reviews of content, processes, and we are widely acknowledged as one of the leading providers of Professional Mediation training in the African continent.

Proven Results

For the last 15 years, our program have continuously evolved in association with distinguished experts to ensure that it reflects the latest thinking and practice of Professional Mediation.

Industry Standards

We provide one of the most comprehensive training programs in the industry. The program meets and exceeds the required global standards in Professional Mediation Training.

Experienced Trainers

Our trainers and assessors are practicing mediators who have undergone Extensive train the trainer (TOT) training and have experience in mediation practice.

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