Training and events diary

Assessment dates 2013

Assessment days are scheduled in order to assist members to successfully complete the requirements for accreditation in accordance with the Scheme for Accreditation of Mediators effective 1 July 2002.
Acceptance for Assessment

Candidates will be accepted for assessment provided they have completed a workshop included in the register of workshops approved by the Accreditation Committee as providing an adequate standard of training for the ADR process in respect of which accreditation is sought.

Assessment Procedure

LEADR assessment involves:

Participation in a simulated role-play (of not less than 1.5 hours duration) which will be observed and reviewed  by one or more assessor approved by the Accreditation Committee;
  • Satisfactory demonstration of an understanding of the ADR process and of the skills required of a newly trained practitioner in that process;
  • Compliance with all other requirements specified in the LEADR Scheme for Accreditation of ADR practitioners effective 1 July 2002.

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Location and dates:

Auckland: 22 March, 12 April and 29 November
Wellington: 12 July
Christchurch: March (date tbc)
South Island (location tbc), 13 September

Available session *times (subject to change) 

9am - 11am
11.45am - 1.45pm
2.30pm - 4.30pm

Each session is a maximum of 2 hours long. NB: spaces are limited therefore early booking is recommended. 


Wellington: The Terrace Conference Centre, 114 The Terrace.
Auckland: University of Otago House, 385 Queen Street
Christchurch: tbc

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Fee: $664.70 inc gst 

Cancellation Policy: a cancellation fee of $250 inc gst will apply for cancellations received within 10 working days prior to the assessment.