Dispute Resolution Center to offer mediation training

WENATCHEE — The Wenatchee Valley Dispute Resolution Center is offering a 40-hour basic mediation training course during October.

The classes will take place Oct. 5, 6, 7 and 19, 20, 21 at 14 N. Mission St. Training includes the process of mediation, communication skills and conflict dynamics, and will help address conflict and its resolution in the workplace, at home, or anywhere in the community. Participants who complete the course will be eligible to begin a mediation practicum to become a certified mediator.

Registration is required and costs $550 per person, which includes training and class materials. A discount of $50 applies if registered by Sept. 29. For groups of three or more people from the same organization, registration is $400 per individual.

For more information, contact the center at 888-0957 or email staff@wvdrc.org.