Arbitrator Training Course

Fall 2016

On the Cutting Edge of Dispute Resolution Education

Register Online Before September 4th to Receive Early Bird Discounts


Part I - Basic Law for Arbitrators

September 27-29, 2016

An introduction to basic principles of law focusing on commercial disputes. Intensive review of principles of general contract law, plus selected types of contracts. The course is intended for non-lawyers.

Part II - Conduct of Arbitration Proceedings

October 25-27, 2016

Intensive review of Arbitration Act and rules of procedure, including options under various sets of rules.


Part III - Arbitration Workshop

November 29, 30 & December 1, 2016

Review rules of procedure; practice decision-writing; role- play arbitrations.

The course is presented in fulfilment of BCAMI’s arrangement with ICBC to provide trained arbitrators for the coverage dispute program, with intensive focus on principles of determining “actual cash value” of wrecked automobiles in documents-only arbitration.

Acknowledgment: option to have name added to BCAMI’s ICBC roster


Register Online Before September 4th to Receive Early Bird Discounts


Would you prefer to register via fax or mail? Please download the Registration form here (PDF) and mail or fax it to us at the address below.

British Columbia Arbitration and Mediation Institute
366-1275 West 6th Avenue
Vancouver, BC 
V6H 1A6

Fax: (604)736-6611




Introducing the new Q.Arb, Q.Med, Q.Fam.Arb and Cert.Fam.Arb designations available to qualified applicants.  Applicants must be members of BCAMI in good standing.  Please see Professional Designations under the Membership tab for criteria information and application forms.



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