Family Mediator 16hr CME Essentials

Course Categories
Circuit/County Mediator |Family/Circuit Mediator |Appellate Mediator
Core Courses |General CME Courses |



This comprehensive video CME course package was designed with the Florida certified family mediator in mind. It includes the perfect mix of required ethics, interpersonal violence, diversity awareness, family, and general mediator education content.

Course Benefits
• Complete all 16hrs of required CME credits
• Approved by the FL Bar for CLE credits
• Presentations are informative, fresh, and entertaining
• Start and stop the presentations as often as you choose
• Requires no special software or computer setup on your part
• All you need is a modern internet browser and an internet connection
• Take the course at your own pace in the comfort of your home or office
• No travel expense or business downtime
• Backed by our 100% satisfaction promise


16 hours CME (which includes 4 hours of mediator ethics, 4 hours of interpersonal violence, 1 hour of diversity/cultural awareness).

Approved by the Florida Bar. 15 hours (which includes 7 hours of civil trial credits, and 5 hours of ethics).

Course Outline

01 The Business of Mediation In General
02 Career Choices In ADR
03 7 Reasons to Keep Your Mediator Certificate Active
04 Top 5 Things Consumers Look For When Choosing A Mediator
05 Top 3 Things Attorneys Look For When Choosing A Mediator
06.00 Introduction To The Use Of Mediation In Estate Planning
06.10 Estate Planning Identified
06.10 Role of the Mediator In Estate Disputes
06.20 Conflicting Needs and Conflicts of Interest
06.30 The Use Of Mediation In Estate Planning
06.40 Role of the Mediator In Estate Planning
06.50 Traditional Steps Taken To Resolve Estate Issues
06.60 Introduction To The Use of Mediation in Wills, Trusts and Estate Disputes
06.70 Wills and Trusts for Mediators
06.80 Overview Of The Probate Process for Mediators
06.90 Traditional Steps Taken To Resolve Estate Disputes
07 Branding Your Services
09 Designing Your Marketing Hub
10 Building a Subscriber Base and Promoting Your Practice
11 Mediator Marketing Tools
12 Top 4 Mediator Marketing Tools
13 About Cultural Competency
14 Introduction to Interpersonal Violence (IPV)
15 Definitions of IPV
16 Forms of IPV
17 Root Causes of IPV
18 Impacts of IPV
19 Methods of Screening
20 Cases and Resources
21 Duty to report
23 Divorce Mediation Skills 1
24 Divorce Mediation Skills 2
25 Divorce Doc Prep 101
26 Divorce Case Filing Process
27 Divorce Mediation Skills Intro
28 Spotting Economic Abuse In Divorce
29 Ethical Pitfalls To Avoid In Divorce Mediations
30 Frequent Ethical Misunderstandings
31 Top 5 Mistakes Made in Divorce
32 Ethical Challenges Facing Online Mediations - Introduction
33 Challenges Facing Online Mediation
34 Ethical Concerns For Online Mediations
35 Exercise of Free Will During Online Mediations

Mediator Certification

Certified Family Mediators



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Policy and Procedures

There is no risk on your part in taking this course. If you are not satisfied we will provide you with a full refund. Upon payment and approval of your registration, we will email you access credentials to the course. Upon completion of this course a downloadable electronic certificate will be provided, along with a detailed course outline. You may attach these documents to your mediator renewal application.