15th - 16th October 2020

26th - 27th October 2020

17th - 18th November 2020

Morning Session: 11:00am -2:00pm WAT  

Evening Session:  4:00pm - 7:00pm WAT


MasterClass Certificate Course

2-Day intensive training and examination providing an Overview of Technical and Practical Aspects of Online Dispute Resolution (ODR) in Arbitration and Mediation 

Dear Participant,


You are invited to register for the 2-Day Online Interactive Training and examination with special focus on the use of technology for Virtual Meetings and proceedings.


The CIArb Nigeria Branch has designed this bespoke certification training which offers a tailor-made solution for qualitative development of essential competence in the use of technology in conducting ONLINE Meetings and ADR VIRTUAL proceedings.


The purpose is to help participants gain a practical, how-to overview of the utilisation of Zoom and other video conferencing platforms in Online Meetings and Virtual Dispute Resolution proceedings in a professional manner.


  • Can you choose a video-conference platform?

  • Can you Share documents in Virtual meetings?

  • Can you conduct virtual meetings with clients and parties professionally?

  • Do you know how to share and sign documents Online?


By successfully completing the training and examination, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the term Online and Virtual Proceedings

  • Identify and determine the steps for deploying technology for Online Proceedings—what, who, why and how.

  • Apply technology to manage Online Meetings and Virtual Proceedings

  • Address issues challenging participants and expected behaviours of parties and Counsels in Virtual Proceedings.

  • Prepare and facilitate a personal Online Meeting/ADR Session using the ZOOM platform.

  • Develop skillsets in a practical Role play.

  • Evaluate the impact of technology in Virtual Proceedings

  • Identify the core values of Ethics, Transparency and Confidentiality in Virtual Meetings.

  • Demonstrate acquired skills in the workplace.


Successful participant will be awarded a certificate of completion (See link to certificate).

Method of Assessment:

There will be Oral mock roleplays and a written assessment.

NGN 25,000.00 (USD 55)

NGN 35,000.00 (USD 65)