introduction to international commercial arbitration

Take your first step into the thriving practice area of International Commercial Arbitration. Learn directly from a global rising talent in this fast-paced course.

£67 (Inc. VAT)

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Learn complex skills with ease and earn the credentials to back it up

"The course was practical, really informative,  fast-paced and easy to follow. Learning from the industry experts gave me the opportunity to discover and understand the latest developments in the field of International Commercial Arbitration. It also gave me insights into the academic and career prospects in this area of practice."

- Tanveer Kaur
Law Student, RGNUL

"Their speed and flexibility in integrating their modules into already existing course design is impressive. We are looking forward to seeing what comes next from Mediator Academy in these digital times."

- Joy Davies
Nottingham Law School


Dive into the law, process and practice of international commercial arbitration and discover what opportunities it holds for you.

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Course structure -immersive, engaging & Easy

The course is structured to make your learning easy. Immerse yourself with our case study simulations and see how a dispute unfolds. Get real-world analysis from experienced practitioners and take away useful checklists, cheat sheets and templates.

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flexible & Focused

Study at your own pace and in your own time on this flexible course. Get insights from experts and test your knowledge as you progress through each lesson. Study at a time and pace that suits you. You can complete this course in around two hours.

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education you can trust

Mediator Academy specialises in dispute resolution and is the preferred online education partner for legal professional bodies and law firms in Ireland, the UK and further afield. Learn from practitioners and stay ahead of the latest developments with a just-in-time curriculum.


Take you first step into the thriving field of International Commercial Arbitration and expand your knowledge of this growing practice area of ADR.

£67 (inc. VAT)


Learn the foundations of international commercial arbitration

Expert International Faculty

Learn practice from leading international experts and thought leaders in International Commercial Arbitration.
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Case Study Simulations

Learn how to put the law and process of Arbitration into practice and discover the range of different areas and directions of work in this field.
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International Focus

Learn about the role arbitration plays in international commerce, and about the different laws and institutions that regulate it. Discover how it applies to a range of international disputes.
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Latest Developments in the Law

Stay ahead of the latest developments in the regulation and practice of international commercial arbitration. Learn about what has changed as a result of the pandemic and what the future holds.
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Integrated Assessment

Test you knowledge and learning as you go, revisit any lesson as often as you need to and gain a blockchain certificate on successful completion of the course.
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Verified Credentials

Our blockchain certificates make it easy for you to validate your credentials to employers as well as show off your new skills and competencies on LInkedIn.
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Immersive and interactive online lessons.
Approximately 10-20 effort hours per week.
Live online small group sessions and coaching.
A variety of assessment methods.
Meet and work with a global cohort of learners.
Academic, practical and IT support.
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Meet Your International Expert Faculty

Our expert faculty for this course is a leading academic and rising global talent in the area of International Commercial Arbitration.

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Reasons to take this course

Why take this course?

After completing this course you'll...

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Have an overview of the key legal and regulatory frameworks that apply to international comercial arbitration.

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Be able to confidently explain the arbitration process to clients and prepare them for it.

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Know how to integrate international commercial arbitration into your existing practice, or take the next step along the road to working as an arbitrator.

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Who is this course for?

With more than 1,500 course completions, these are the three most common student profiles that have completed this course:

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You are a solicitor or barrister working in dispute resolution and want to rapidly learn the core principles and practice of international commercial arbitration.

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You are newly qualified and know you are likely to encounter arbitration in your practice and you want to make sure that you have the requisite knowledge and skills at your fingertips.

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You are a professional working in dispute resolution, business or construction who wants to know how international commercial arbitration works.

Take the next step in your career or launch a new one.

Marcin Szulc - Principal, Rostra Solicitors


“I've worked in litigation most of my professional life and I was looking for a career change. This course was seriously great, it gives you a practical insight into what you might expect in a real life mediation. I'd highly recommend this course”

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can I practice as an Arbitrator after this programme?

Not yet. This course is an introduction to the field of arbitration. If you are excited about the opportunities in the field of arbitration and want to deepen your learning then please get in touch and we can recommend next steps for you.

How long is the programme?

On average our students complete this course in 2 to 3 hours. The course is entirely flexible and we find most students practice the 'little and often' principle, completing the course in 10 minute chunks. The course has been designed to enable you to jump in and out when it suits you.

How will I access the programme?

You will access the course via our dedicated Learning Management Platform. You can study on a laptop, tablet or even your phone, though for the best experience we recommend a desktop or laptop computer. You will need a stable internet connection.

Do I need a background in law?

No you do not have to be a legal professional to undertake this programme, it is equally suited to people working in different sectors such as banking and finance, construction and many other sectors.

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed by an online multiple choice assessment with a pass grade of 55%.

What forms of payment do you accept?

We accept all major debit or credit cards. Payments can also be made via bank transfer directly into our account (details below). Please use your surname and invoice number as payment reference.

Account Name: Glyndwr Media Limited
Sort Code: 40-02-26
Account No.: 72659956
IBAN: GB07HBUK40022672659956

If your firm, company or employer is paying on your behalf and you need us to raise an invoice then please contact us by email: support@mediatoracademy .com

When will I get access to the online course materials?

Immediately. As soon as your course fee has been processed you will receive a VAT receipt along with a welcome email containing all your login details and online course instructions.