Virginia's Judicial System

Certification and Training

Certification Requirements

Find instructions and forms under Forms and Applications Used for Mediation

Frequently Asked Questions about Recertification
Additional information about the mediator recertification process

Helpful Things to Consider Before Taking Mediation Training

Online CME Resources
Webinars and other helpful information for finding CME available online.

Calendars of Training Courses and Conferences

  • Core Training Calendar
    Upcoming trainings and observation classes required for initial certification.
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    Appellate Mediation Training for lawyers
    20-Hour Basic Training
    20-Hour Family Training
    Circuit Court - Civil Training
    Circuit Court - Family Training
    Circuit Court - Civil Observation Class
    Circuit Court - Family Observation Class
    Domestic Abuse Training
    Family Observation Class
    General Observation Class
    Judicial Systems Training
  • Advanced Training Calendar
    Upcoming Continuing Mediator Education, Ethics, and Mentoring classes.
    Continuing Mediator Education
    Mediator Ethics
    Mentoring Others