Mediation Skills Training via Zoom

Mediation Skills Training in navigating challenging farm family succession, inheritance and farm progression conversations

Presented by Clare O’Keeffe, Succession Ireland

This course is delivered live Online via Zoom

Time: 9.30am – 11.30am

2 CPD points on course completion

Date options for this training are:

  • Tuesday, November 7th 2023
  • Tuesday, February 6th 2024
  • Tuesday, April 16th 2024
  • Tuesday, June 4th 2024

Cost: €85

Your Trainer

  • Clare O’Keeffe. Nuffield Scholar, Certified Farm Transition Coordinator & Mediator
  • B.A. Econ., M. Agr. Sc Extension & Innovation.

CPD: This training qualifies for 2 CPD points on course completion.

Training Content

  • Farmer, family and the farm business identity. Intertwined complexities.
  • Understanding the journey to date – listening skills.
  • Generational differences. Values and beliefs.
  • Addressing assumptions, expectations, and entitlements.
  • Asset rich and cash poor, non-discussions.

Outcomes of the training

  • Create an appetite and appreciation for mediating within farming and the agri sector. One case at a time working through the emotional, cognitive and physical challenges facing individual farm families becoming unstuck.
  • Develop a deeper understanding of complex conversations pertaining to the agricultural and rural communities.
  • Incorporate and sustain self-care and reflective practice.

Testimonials on the training
What did you find most valuable for you as part of the course?

  • “The background to succession decisions on farm”
  • “Learning tips, setting agendas & ground rules”
  • “How to deal with mediation. The skill set required. The importance of asking the correct question”
  • “How to prep before a meeting”

Register Your Interest

    Course numbers will be limited to 20 participants per course. Each course is a stand-alone course where each group of participants may share the learning within their own group.

    Payment: Payment by interbank transfer or Revolut.
    Payment and receipt of the completed booking form secures booking.
    For further enquiries call 086 6013365

    Cancellation: If cancelled 14 days in advance of the course commencing, a full refund will be returned less an administration cost of €25.00. No refund if cancelled less than 14 days to course commencing. However, a substitute person may attend the full course instead with an administration charge of €25.00.

    The trainer retains the right to cancel or postpone the course in the event that there are not sufficient numbers booked.


    Ballyclough, Mallow , Co. Cork.

    022 27915

    086 601 3365


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