Partnership Programme

Partnership Programme

The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators has substantial experience in working with partners in delivering training to avoid, manage and resolve disputes. It has three partnership routes under which it can work with other organisations in the delivery of this ADR training:

 

 

For further information on CIArb’s partnership programme and brochure, please contact the Director of Education and Training, Paresh Kathrani, at Pkathrani@ciarb.org

 

Recognised Course Providers (RCPs)

As part of its Accredited Partner tier, CIArb operates a Recognised Course Providers (RCP) scheme under which educational institutions can apply to have their modules recognised for CIArb membership purposes.

Current worldwide RCPs include:

Cairo Regional Centre for International Commercial Arbitration

Contact: Dalia Hussein dalia.hussein@crcica.org
Course: Comparative Commercial Arbitration: The Theory and the Practice (CCATP)*
Period: Dec 2019 – Dec 2022
Exemption: International Arbitration: Introduction, Module 1, Module 2

*Candidates must take the additional examination and obtain a minimum pass mark of 55% in order to obtain Module 2 exemption


University of Nairobi School of Law

Contact: Kariuki Muigua admin@kmco.co.ke
Course: Module GPR 625 – International Commercial Arbitration
Period: November 2020 – November  2023
Exemption: International Arbitration: Introduction

 

The College of Law

Contact: James Jung jjung@collaw.edu.au
Course: Arbitration and Dispute Resolution Practice in ASEAN+6 including the following modules :
Module 1: Introduction: International Arbitration and other forms of dispute resolution
Module 2: National and International Legal Frameworks
Module 3: The Arbitration Agreement
Module 4: The arbitral tribunal and commencing an arbitration
Module 5: The Arbitral Process & Hearing
Module 6: The Arbitral Award
Module 7: (I) The Role of the National Court; (II) The Tribunal, the Court & Interim Measures
Module 8: The Recognition and Enforcement of Arbitral Awards
Module 9: Investor-State Arbitration (ISDS)
Candidates must obtain at least a credit score in order to obtain Module 1 International Arbitration exemption

Period: February 2021- February 2024
Exemption: International Arbitration: Module 1

CEU San Pablo University

Contact: Marta Lya Martini Briceno Martalya.martinibriceno@ceu.es
Course: Curso Superior De Arbitraje (Advanced Arbitration Course)*
Period: November 2020-December 2021
Exemption: International Arbitration: Module 1, Module 2

*Candidates must take the additional examination and obtain a minimum pass mark of 55% in order to obtain Module 2 exemption


Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University

Contact: Fatih Serbest fatihserbest@yahoo.com
Course: Introduction to International Arbitration
Period: Jun 2018 – Jun 2021
Exemption: International Arbitration: Introduction

Success Institute of Higher and Professional Training, Hong Kong

Contact: Henry Lau henrylau@i-success.org
Course: Candidates who have successfully completed the Australian Certificate IV in Community Services with three mediation related units will be granted an exemption from Introduction and Module 1 (training component) of the CIArb Mediation Pathway and will be eligible to apply to be an Associate of the Institute. Candidates who subsequently complete the Success Institute Certificate of completion will be granted an exemption from Module 1 (assessment component) of the CIArb Mediation Pathway and will be eligible to apply to be a Member of the Institute.
Period: Sep 2018 – Sep 2021
Exemption: Commercial Mediation (please see text above)


City University of Hong Kong School of Law

Contact: Dr Christopher To christo@cityu.edu.hk
Course: LL.M in Arbitration and Dispute Resolution: LW5400, LW6401, LW6402, LW6405, LW6408, LW6407, LW5303
Period: Oct 2020 – Oct 2023
Exemption: International Arbitration: Module 1

Contact: Dr Christopher To christo@cityu.edu.hk
Course: LL.M in Arbitration and Dispute Resolution: LW5400, LW6401, LW6402, LW6405, LW6408, LW6407, LW5303, LW6409B
Period: Oct 2020 – Oct 2023
Exemption: International Arbitration: Module 2, Module 3

*In order to meet the requirements of the CIArb Fellowship grade, students must obtain a minimum mark of 70% in the written assessment.

For students who get 70% in the final exam of LW6409B Advanced Award Writing, they can apply for the fellowship of CIArb. For students who get below 70% in the final exam of LW6409B thus cannot apply for the fellowship of CIArb, they can still apply for the membership of CIArb.

For students who get below 60% (B-) in LW6407 Arbitration Practice and Award Writing thus cannot take LW6409B, they will take LW6409A Dissertation and apply for the membership of CIArb.

Contact: Dr Christopher To christo@cityu.edu.hk
Course: LL.M in Arbitration and Dispute Resolution: LW5400, LW6401, LW6402, LW5303, LW6406
Period: Oct 2020 – Oct 2023
Exemption: Mediation: Module 1

Keio University Law School

Contact: Masako Miyatake mmi@keio.jp
Course: International Commercial Arbitration (NEW)
Period: Feb 2019 – Feb 2022
Exemption: International Arbitration: Introduction, Module 1

Contact: Masako Miyatake mmi@keio.jp
Course: Mediation programme on the LLM Global Legal Practice
Period: March 2020 - March 2023
Exemption: Mediation: Module 1

National University of Singapore

Contact: Neale Gregson clemail@nus.edu.sg
Course: Graduate Certificate in International Arbitration*
Period: July 2019 – July 2022
Exemption: International Arbitration: Introduction, Module 1, Module 2, Module 3

*Candidates for ALP and CTE must achieve a minimum of 55% and above and for DAW at 70% and above for each of the technical and judicial elements.

UAE

The British University in Dubai

Contact: Dr Abba Kolo abba.kolo@buid.ac.ae
Course: MSc in Construction Law and  Dispute Resolution which must include the following modules:
- CDR507 Arbitration Award Writing
- CDR510 – Arbitration Law
- CDR511 – Alternative Dispute Resolution
Period: January 2021-January 2024
Exemption: International Arbitration: Module 1

Aberdeen University, Law School

Contact: Derek Auchie d.auchie@abdn.ac.uk
Course: International Commercial Law with Professional Arbitration Skills
Period: June 2019 – June 2022
Exemption: International Arbitration: Module 1

Contact: Derek Auchie d.auchie@abdn.ac.uk
Course: LLM - Dispute Resolution*
Period: June 2019 – June 2022
Exemption: International Arbitration: Module 1, Module 2, Module 3

Contact: Derek Auchie d.auchie@abdn.ac.uk
Courses for Fellowship*
Exemption: International Arbitration: Legal Principles (CIArb Module 1), International Arbitration Law (CIArb Module 2), International Arbitration Practice (CIArb Module 3)

Contact: Derek Auchie d.auchie@abdn.ac.uk
Course: Mediation Theory and Practice and Advanced Mediation Practice* (CIArb Module 1)
Period: July 2020 – July 2023
Exemption: Mediation, Module 1

*Candidates must pass the two one-hour online mock mediations to achieve the post-nominals MCIArb


Brunel University London

Contact: Vesco Paskalev Vesco.Paskalev@brunel.ac.uk
Course: LL.B Law with International Arbitration And Commercial Law
LX1601, LX1704, LX1705, LX2080, LX3606, LX3098
Period: Nov 2020 – Nov 2023
Exemption: International Arbitration: Introduction, Module 1, Module 2

* Candidates must take the Additional examination and obtain a minimum pass mark of 70% in order to obtain Module 2 exemption


College of Contract Management

Contact: Rebecca Eyres rebecca@theccm.co.uk
Course: Advanced Diploma in Professional Practice in Contract Management
Period: July 2020 – July 2023
Exemption: Construction Adjudication: Introduction

Contact: Rebecca Eyres rebecca@theccm.co.uk
Course: Certificate in Claims Preparation and Dispute Management
Period: July 2020 – July 2023
Exemption: Alternative Dispute Resolution: Introduction

 
 

Edinburgh Law School

Contact: Nikki Kay N.Kay@ed.ac.uk
Course: Dispute Resolution Methods
Period: June 2018 – June 2021
Exemption: Alternative Dispute Resolution: Introduction

 
 

King's College, University of London Centre of Construction Law

Contact: Susan Hart susan.hart@kcl.ac.uk
Course: MSc Construction Law and Dispute Resolution with Optional Award Writing Examination*
Module A Introduction to Law
Module B Construction Law I
Module C Construction Law II
Module D Arbitration and Dispute Resolution
Period: Nov 2020 - Nov 2023
Exemption: Construction Adjudication & International Arbitration: Module 1, Module 2, Module 3

*The Award Writing module must be taken and a pass mark of at least 70% must be achieved in the exam to qualify for FCIArb.

*Those students who do not take Module A but have a qualifying law degree would need to take CIArb Module 2 Exemption test and present the certificate together with MSc and award writing results in order to qualify for CIArb Fellowship


Leeds Beckett University School of the Built Environment

Contact: Mr Martin Green
Email: M.B.Green@leedsbeckett.ac.uk
Course: MSc Construction Law and Dispute Resolution
Adjudication/Domestic Arbitration/International Arbitration Law and Practice Module
Period: October 2020 - October 2023
Exemption: Construction Adjudication, International & Domestic Arbitration: Module 1

Course: MSc Construction Law and Dispute Resolution
Law of Obligations and Evidence Arbitration Award Writing/Adjudication Decision Writing
Period: October 2020 - October 2023
Exemption: Construction Adjudication, International & Domestic Arbitration: Module 2, Module 3


Mediator Academy

Contact: Aled Davies aled@mediatoracademy.com
Course: Introduction to Mediation (NEW)
Period: Feb 2018 – Feb 2021
Exemption: Commercial Mediation: Introduction and Alternative Dispute Resolution Introduction


Queen Margaret University

Contact: Craig Cathcart CCathcart@qmu.ac.uk
Course: Mediation & Mediation Skills (NEW)
Period: Nov 2017 - Nov 2020
Exemption: Commercial Mediation: Introduction, Module 1

Contact: Nial Vivian nvivian@qmu.ac.uk
Course: Fundamentals of Dispute Resolution
Period: Apr 2018 – Apr 2021
Exemption: Alternative Dispute Resolution: Introduction


Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen Business School

Contact: Dr Joseph Mante j.mante@rgu.ac.uk
Course: LLM/MSc Construction Law and Arbitration, Please contact the course Leader for specific Module requirements
Period: Oct 2020 – Oct 2023
Exemption: Domestic and International Arbitration: Module 1, Module 2, Module 3

*Candidates must obtain 70% or more in order to obtain Module 3 Award Writing exemption

Contact: Dr Joseph Mante j.mante@rgu.ac.uk
Course: LLM/MSc Construction Law and Adjudication, Please contact the course Leader for specific Module requirements
Period: Oct 2020 – Oct 2023
Exemption: Construction Adjudication: Module 1, Module 2, Module 3

*Candidates must obtain 70% or more in order to obtain Module 3 Award Writing exemption

Contact: Uche Iloka u.iloka@rgu.ac.uk
Course: Mediation in Practice
Period: Oct 2020 – Oct 2023
Exemption: Commercial Mediation: Introduction

Contact: Uche Iloka u.iloka@rgu.ac.uk
Course: Theories and Principles of Dispute Resolution
Period: Oct 2020 – Oct 2023
Exemption: Alternative Dispute Resolution: Introduction

Contact: Uche Iloka u.iloka@rgu.ac.uk
Course: International Commercial Dispute Resolution
Period: Oct 2020 – Oct 2023
Exemption: International Arbitration: Introduction


Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)

Contact: Raj Sohal rsohal@rics.org
Course: Diploma in Adjudication
Period: February 2020-February 2021
Exemption: Construction Adjudication: Introduction, Module 1, Module 2, Module 3

Contact: Raj Sohal rsohal@rics.org
Course: Diploma in Arbitration
Period: February 2020-February 2021
Exemption: Domestic Arbitration: Introduction, Module 1, Module 2, Module 3

Contact: Raj Sohal rsohal@rics.org
Course: Facilitative & Evaluative Mediation Training Programme
Period: February 2020-February 2021
Exemption: Commercial Mediation: Introduction, Module 1, Module 2, Module 3


University of Central Lancashire (UCLAN)

Contact: Dr Francine Baker Fbaker1@uclan.ac.uk
Course: Msc Construction Law and Dispute Resolution: Contractual Issues, Internationnal Arbitration, Practice Procedure and Drafting, Arbitration Award Writing
Period: Nov 2017 - Oct 2021
Exemption: Domestic Arbitration/Construction Adjudication: Introduction, Module 1, Module 2
International/Domestic Arbitration/Construction Adjudication: Module 3

Contact: Glen Woodroffe gwoodroffe@uclan.ac.uk
Course: Introduction to Domestic Arbitration
Period: June 2019 – June 2022
Exemption: Domestic Arbitration: Introduction

Contact: Susan Fletcher Sefletcher2@uclan.ac.uk
Course: International Commercial Arbitration (LA45605)
Period: June 2019 – June 2022
Exemption: International Arbitration: Introduction

Contact: Susan Fletcher Sefletcher2@uclan.ac.uk
Course: International Commercial Arbitration (Intermediate)
Period: June 2019 – June 2022
Exemption: International Arbitration: Module 1


University of Leicester Law School

Contact: Tony Cole tony.cole@leicester.ac.uk
Course: International Commercial Arbitration (NEW)
Period: Jul 2018 - Jul 2021
Exemption: International Arbitration: Module 1


University of Reading

Contact: Dr Bolanle Adebola b.adebola@reading.ac.uk
Course: International Commercial Arbitration
Period: October 2020-October 2023
Exemption: International Arbitration: Introduction


Swansea University

Contact: Dr George Leloudas g.leloudas@swansea.ac.uk
Course: International Commercial Arbitration
Period: Sept 2020 -Sept 2023
Exemption: International Arbitration Introduction


University of Wolverhampton Law School

Contact: Mumtaz Hussain m.j.hussain@wlv.ac.uk
Course: Alternative Dispute Resolution Law and Skills 5LW008
Period: Oct 2020- Oct 2023
Exemption: Alternative Dispute Resolution: Introduction

Contact: Mumtaz Hussain m.j.hussain@wlv.ac.uk
Course: Alternative Dispute Resolution for Commercial Legal disputes 7LW064
Period: Oct 2020- Oct 2023
Exemption: Alternative Dispute Resolution: Introduction

USA

University of Southern California Gould Law School

Contact: Sarah Gruzas sgruzas@law.usc.edu
Course: Hollinger Programme in Alternative Dispute Resolution
Period: Jun 2019 - Jun 2022
Exemption: International Arbitration: Module 1

 

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