About MII

The Mediators’ Institute of Ireland (the MII) was established to promote the use of quality mediation as a process of dispute resolution in all areas by ensuring the highest standards of education, training and professional practice of mediation and by increasing public awareness of mediation

The MII has different categories of membership which include accredited Mediators, trainee Mediators, and individuals and organisations which have an interest in mediation.

Only Practitioner and Certified Members who hold a current MII practising certificate are approved by the MII to mediate and are bound by the MII Code of Ethics to only mediate where they have the appropriate training, knowledge and competence to effectively mediate.

A list of MII accredited Mediators is available in the MII 'Find a Mediator' section.

For information on the 6 different categories of MII Membership, please click on the titles below:

Practitioner Member An experienced Mediator who has successfully completed an MII advanced assessment.
Certified Member Any person who has satisfactorily completed a 60-hour MII approved or equivalent training programme and successfully undertaken an MII approved assessment of their mediation skills.
Associate Member Any person who has satisfactorily completed a 60-hour MII approved or equivalent training programme.
General Member Any person with an interest in Mediation.
Trainee Member Any person who is on an MII approved training programme is entitled to free membership under the Trainee Member scheme.
Organisation Member Entitled to regular information on mediation, to membership rates at events and to an in-house presentation.

 

How Does A Bumblebee Fly?

How Does A Bumblebee Fly?

23/04/2013

This presentation will give a brief overview of the background to adult safeguarding in Northern Ireland and examine in more detail the challenges, constraints and enablers for the development of safeguarding services in the next 5 years. In particular,…

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Invitation to Present Workshop for The 15th Annual Conference of The Mediators' Institute of Ireland.

Invitation to Present Workshop for The 15th Annual Conference of The Mediators' Institute of Ireland.

22/04/2013

The Conference Committee invites you to submit an application to deliver a workshop Our Conference this year takes place on 8th and 9th November, 2013.  The Conference theme this year is:“Mediation Across Boundaries: From the Personal to the…

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Mediation Bill

Mediation Bill

18/04/2013

Mediators’ Institute of Ireland (MII) Welcomes Minister Shatter’s Commitment to Publish Mediation Bill in “Early” 2014 Wednesday, 17th April 2013 – At the recent opening of the Dublin Dispute Resolution Centre, Minister…

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The Irish Review of Community Economic Development Law & Policy

The Irish Review of Community Economic Development Law & Policy

17/04/2013

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS - The Irish Review of Community Economic Development Law and Policy The Irish Review of Community Economic Development Law and Policy is a peer reviewed online journal, published twice a year by the Northside Community Law Centre,…

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Conflict Resolution: Peace, Practice, Perspectives

Conflict Resolution: Peace, Practice, Perspectives

26/02/2013

This conference focuses on two areas- participation of women in conflict resolution (as Friday 8th March is international womens day) and also key developments in the main fields. There are seven panels focusing on mediation/ industrial relations and…

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Certified Training Courses

The MII accredits mediation training courses which meet set training standards. The following training programmes have been recognised as MII approved training programmes.

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CPD Training

The purpose of CPD is to ensure that Mediators keep their knowledge and skills up to date for the benefit of users of their service and for their own personal and professional development.

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