Applied Family Law for Family Mediators
Applied Family Law for Family Mediator
20 May 2021
R 5980.00
Brief Description
Applied Family Law for Family Mediators provides you with the knowledge, skills and insights to become an accredited court-annexed mediator and private divorce and family mediation practitioner in private practice, government departments such as the office of the family advocate, family courts or service-provider organisations such as NGO’s, and NPO’s. The course will enhance your knowledge of mediation to enable you to successfully mediate family disputes, facilitate settlement between the parties, draft settlement agreements which can be made an order of court.
Learning Outcomes
  • Understand the context of mediation and related concept, i.e. Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
  • Know Family Law
  • Recognize potential application opportunities for mediation of Family Law Disputes
Course Content
  • Introduction to matrimonial law
  • The SA court structures and jurisdiction
  • The engagement and marriages
  • Patrimonial consequences of marriage
  • Dissolution of marriage
  • Personal consequences of divorce
  • The parent child relationship
  • Patrimonial consequences of divorce
  • Domestic Violence
Entry Requirements
Prospective delegates should at least have National Senior certificate (Grade 12) and/or prior knowledge or work experience in place.
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Human Capital Management
Who Should attend:
This course is ideal for you if you are already working or intend to work in the field of alternative dispute resolution – whether you are professionally trained or not. Further, the course is beneficial to lawyers, social workers, psychologists, mediators and court-annexed mediators, HR practitioners and persons contemplating a career in alternative dispute resolution.
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Contact Sessions
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