Conflict Dynamics’ training program approved as an IMI Certified Mediator Training Program

Conflict Dynamics in South Africa has had their training program approved as IMI’s second Certified Mediator Training Program.

IMI Certified Mediator Training Programs, or CMTPs, meet international competency criteria for mediation training excellence. Individuals who complete CMTPs are able to become recognised as ‘IMI Qualified Mediators’. CMTPs can be searched here.

About Conflict Dynamics

Conflict Dynamics’ vision is to achieve a society in which people, workplaces and organisations are skilled in negotiation, conflict management and dispute resolution.

They do this by:

View Conflict Dynamics’ approved CMTP here. Their website is

Congratulations to Conflict Dynamics!

Note that one of Conflict Dynamics’ directors, Felicity Steadman, forms part of the CMTPs Appraisal Committee, and the organisation has a relationship with CEDR. For this reason, neither she nor James South (CEDR) were eligible to appraise this application. Further, IMI Appraisal Chair Pascal Comvalius exceptionally appraised this application as an additional level of quality assurance. We hope you will join us in congratulating Conflict Dynamics on their fantastic training program.

Laura Skillen

Posted by Laura Skillen

Laura is part-time Executive Director at IMI. She is also a full-time PhD Researcher in International Relations at the University of Kent in Brussels, where she investigates 'how blame makes villains in politics', encompassing work on rhetoric, emotions, and polarisation.


I would really like to receive more information about your next course.

That’s great, Aletta – I have passed on your query to Conflict Dynamics.

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