all Colleagues,


“Professional Certificate in Alternative Dispute Resolutions (Mediation)" Training Programme <3rd Cohort> (“Programme”) 


In order to enable your colleagues to handle conflicts in the course of daily work, we are glad to announce that Hong Kong Mediation and Arbitration Centre (HKMAAC) and School of Continuing and Professional Education, City University of Hong Kong (CityU SCOPE) are going to organize a joint training programme (3rd cohort) in October 2017 which may perfectly meet your needs. The Programme details are listed as follows:-


Programme Overview


Awarding Institution


1.      Hong Kong Mediation and Arbitration Centre (HKMAAC); and

2.      School of Continuing and Professional Education, City University of Hong Kong (CityU SCOPE)


Programme Commencement


Early October 2017




100 hours, circa 6 months




Classes will be held weekly either on weekday evening or Saturday afternoon at City University of Hong Kong.


Tuition fee




Medium of Instruction


Chinese supplemented by English


Programme Structure

Module 1      Mediation - Theory and Practice (40 hours)

Module 2      Introduction to Alternative Dispute Resolutions (30 hours)

Module 3      Advanced Practical Training for Mediator Qualifying Examination (30 hours)


Entry Requirements


1.      Degree holders (or above) in any disciplines from recognized tertiary institutions or equivalent; or

2.      Non-degree holders with a minimum of 3 years of managerial experience in

relevant areas such as law, ­financial consultancy, engineering, construction,

surveying, human resources, social work, education will be considered on an individual basis.


*Tuition fee shall include course materials for (1) Professional General Mediation Training; (2) Introduction of Professional Family Mediation Training; and examination fees for (3) Mediator Qualifying Examination.



Programme graduates who become the holders of “Professional Certificate in Alternative Dispute Resolutions (Mediation)” may also obtain partial exemption from the “Professional Family Mediation Training Programme” of HKMAAC.


For any interested parties, please submit your application to CityU SCOPE on or before 31st August 2017 (Thursday).

For more programme details: 

Programme Leaflet.pdf

Application form.pdf


Should you need any further information, please feel free to contact us at 3796-3366 or CityU SCOPE at 3442-2090.



Best Regards,


Professional Training Committee

Hong Kong Mediation and Arbitration Centre

Level 12, Infinitus Plaza, 199 Des Voeux Road Central, Hong Kong.

Office:         (852) 3796 3366

Fax:              (852) 3796 3000