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Berkeley Adult School
1701 San Pablo Avenue, Berkeley, CA, 94702, United States

Upcoming Events At This Venue

September 3, 2014

A 40 hour practical and hands on training class.


  • Communication Skills: Active listening, empathizing, asking clarifying questions, checking assumptions, identifying possible solutions.
  • Conflict Styles: Identifying and dealing with different conflict styles.
  • Culture & Cultural Identity: The impact race, ethnicity, gender, class, sexual orientation, education etc. have on conflicts.
  • Mediation Skills: Maintaining impartiality and respect; identifying and framing issues; facilitating communication and negotiation; dealing with power dynamics, biases, feelings and assumptions.
  • Model of Mediation: SEEDS Mediation model.
  • Practice Sessions: Extensive mediation practice in small groups with coaching.

To receive this certificate you will be required to participate in all 15 sessions. Partial scholarships available.

Space is limited, register online.

Start: September 3, 2014 6:00 pm
End: December 17, 2014 9:00 pm
Cost: $685, $400 student discounted rate

December 6, 2014

Make herbal honey and learn about its health benefits. Create culinary vinegars and herbal sprinkles that do more than just taste good, but also act as preventive medicine. Gift jars, labels, and all ingredients provided.

Space is limited, register online, by phone, or in person.

Date: December 6, 2014 1:00 pm
Cost: $25 plus $20 supply fee

April 17, 2015

Two Weekend Intensive: 4/17/15 – 4/19/2015 and 4/25/15 – 4/26/15

Times: Friday 4/17/15: 6:00 pm- 9:00 pm, Saturdays & Sundays: 8:30 am – 6:30 pm

A weekend alternative, ideal for individuals looking to learn techniques in how to communicate effectively and be better prepared to deal with conflicts that arise at home or at work.

Start: April 17, 2015 8:30 am
End: April 26, 2015 6:30 pm
Cost: $685 Basic Fee / $400 Student Fee