Train to become an MII Certified Mediator (online course)

Presented by Mediation Foundation of Ireland.


Train to become an MII Certified Mediator

Presented by Mediation Foundation of Ireland.

Course Information:

  • Organisation: Mediation Foundation of Ireland (
  • Address: Annamoe Lodge, Annamoe, Glendalough, Co. Wicklow
  • Principal Contact: Luke Monahan 
  • Email:
  • Phone: 087-687-6569
  • Web: Please check for forthcoming dates
  • Venue: Dublin, In-Company & onlline 
  • Course Timings:  9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Max number on course:  12
  • Cost: €2895.00  for full 7 day MII certified course 
  • Course Structure : 7 days (5+2) or (2+2+2+1)
  • Hours in training: Minimum 45 in training; 15 hours outside.

MII Certified Mediation Course dates for 2023


  • April: 13, 14, 20, 21, 27 , 28th with Assessment on 12th May 2023


  • June: 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16th with Assessment 30 June 2023


  • September: 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22nd with Assessment 6 October 2023


  • November: 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17th with Assessment 1 December 2023


Course Aim: 

For participants to learn and practise facilitative mediation skills

Course Objectives :

By the end of the training course, participants will understand facilitative mediation and its benefits, will have learnt the classic facilitative mediation model, will have practised being a mediator in role play situations and will have gained significant communications and life skills

Methodology and evaluation: 

The learning approach will use presentations, group work, reflective discussions and role-plays around the skills of mediation. Each attendee will practise 3 aspects of mediation and will be assessed as per MII guidelines

Admission Requirements:   

There are no formal entry requirements and potential participants are advised that it is an intensive and very interactive course

Senior Trainer:   

Luke Monahan has Masters Degrees in Leadership and also in Education and is an Advanced Mediator with the MII.  He is a senior associate with the Irish Management Institute specialising in change management, leadership development and performance enhancement. He is the author of 12 books on education and social issues and is a Director of the Mediation Foundation of Ireland ( and Curam ( Luke can be contacted at 087-687-6569 and

Other Trainers:

Tony Bourke has a Masters degree in Information Technology, has a Higher Diploma in Education and is a Certified Mediator with the MII. Tony’s career is in business and training and he is a director of Raising Performance Limited ( Tony can be contacted at 087-979-9627 and   

William Corless has a masters degree in Mediation and Conflict Resolution and is an experienced coach and management trainer nationally and internationally in a range of areas including negotiation, change management and communication skills.

MFI use mediation practice coaches to assist with the training including Judi Coyne a family and separating couples mediator. We also have a panel of extern assessors.


Organisation: Mediation Foundation of Ireland Duration: 60 hours 7 days (5+2) or (2+2+2+1) MII Approved: Yes

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