Welcome to the New York Peace Institute’s Training Center!

Over the past 30 years we’ve provided conflict resolution and mediation training to thousands of individuals from all walks of life, including: United Nations hostage negotiators, New York City cab drivers, police officers, school teachers, actors, Human Resources professionals, attorneys, entrepreneurs, diplomats, religious leaders, community members (the list goes on and on!). And we also work closely with city and state agencies, non-governmental organizations, schools, and private corporations. Training with us brings you into the folds of the largest civilian peacekeeping force in New York City!

Whether you’re an individual seeking mediation training and certification, an organization interested in conflict resolution and communication skills training, or a group in need of a neutral facilitator, we will help you achieve your goals.Our expert trainers design dynamic, hands-on, and appropriately offbeat trainings to keep participants engaged and to ensure that what we teach is relevant to peoples’ lives and experiences.

Learn more about our trainings by clicking on the links below:
Workplace Trainings
Basic Mediation Training
Apprenticeship Program
Divorce Mediation Training

Divorce Mediation Apprenticeship
Advanced Mediation Training 

Our Trainers

General Training FAQs

Read and view pictures of the most recent training session here!

Questions? Contact Will Nassau, Director of Training & Business Development, at