With the passing of the Farm Debt Mediation Act at the end of 2019, registrations are now open for a Farm Debt Mediation Training seminar to be held in Wellington on February 17, 2020.
AMINZ and Resolution Institute (RI) are intending to apply to be Approved Mediation Organisations under the new legislation. In anticipation of being approved, and in consultation with the Ministry of Primary Industries, AMINZ and Resolution Institute are jointly developing this training seminar to conform with the requirements of the legislation.
The intention of this training is to provide knowledge necessary for potential Farm Debt Mediators. Topics will include:
- An introduction to the Farm Debt Mediation Act
- Primary sector economics and financial arrangements
- Rural sector dispute resolution processes
- How to manage tikanga obligations under the legislation
- Training requirements and Continuing Professional Development for Farm Debt Mediators
AMINZ and RI members are both eligible to register for this essential training at member’s rates. The training is also open to people who are not members of AMINZ or RI, at full rates. Registrations for all participants are being taken through the AMINZ website or office.
Time: 9.00am – 5.00pm (Registrations open from 8.45am)
Date: 17 February 2020
Venue: Wellington CBD- venue to be confirmed
Cost: AMINZ and RI Members $395, non-members $495
Login to register, or complete the registration form HERE and return to Teri at firstname.lastname@example.org. Resolution Institute members will need to complete and return the form to AMINZ to be eligible for member rates.