To provide a fast-track route to Fellowship through the International (i.e. non-domestic) Arbitration Pathway. The Accelerated Route to Fellowship has been designed for busy professionals who have substantial unassessed knowledge and experience of International Arbitration. The aim of the programme is to assess whether the candidate has the knowledge required to apply the principles and procedure of International Arbitration using arbitration legislation based on the UNCITRAL Model Law and Arbitration Rules and is capable of writing an reasoned and enforceable International Arbitration Award.
What is covered within the syllabus?
What are the entry requirements?
In order to register for the Accelerated Route to Fellowship, candidates must submit evidence to show:
English Language Competence - CIArb training and assessment is carried out in English it is therefore essential that candidates are proficient in both written and spoken English. Where English is not a candidate’s first language it is recommended that they have achieved a standard that is, as a minimum, equivalent to the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) level 7 or a score of 94-101 in the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) system. CIArb issues this advice as a guideline and, while it will not require any evidence of this standard prior to enrolment on a course, candidates who do not have this standard of English may be disadvantaged.
What are the learning outcomes?
On successful completion of this course candidates will be able to:
How is the programme delivered?
This is an assessment programme as opposed to a teaching module. Learning will be based on private study prior to the oral assessment workshop, reinforced by tutor input and peer discussion during the workshop.
The programme is delivered over a period of three days, with assessment workshops on days one and two. On day three candidates sit a four-hour examination. The programme dates advertised are the dates when candidates will be required to attend the assessment workshops.
How will I be assessed?
Assessment of this programme is split into three parts, all of which must be passed:
Details of the assessment are as follows:
Candidates are permitted to use any materials they wish throughout the workshops.
Results are dispatched to candidates normally eight to twelve weeks from the date of the submission of the examination.
No additional courses are unlocked by this course
No additional Membership Grades are unlocked by this course