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Collaborative Negotiations and Conflict Management for Environmental Professionals


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Using Conflict Resolution Skills to get to Collaborative Problem-Solving
Course Title: Collaborative Negotiations and Conflict Management for Environmental Professionals
Course ID: NEG-350
Status: CLOSED
Date(s): February 9, 2018: 8:30am - 4:30pm
February 10, 2018: 9:00am - 1:00pm
Location: University of Colorado MENV
TBD
Boulder, CO
Instructor: Michael Fraidenburg
Tuition: $445
Class is Closed
*This course is a private offering for University of Colorado MENV students. Only enrollments from University of Colorado MENV students accepted.

 

Description:

*This course is a private offering for University of Colorado MENV students. Only enrollments from University of Colorado MENV students accepted.

Intended Audience:

• Professionals who are trusted to work independently resolving challenging, non-routine situations,

• People who must possess the ability to advocate for an organization’s interest and, at the same time, build positive future relationships with the other people in the negotiation, or

• Those who are progressing in their career toward assuming the above leadership responsibilities.

Past attendees: Agency executives, mid-managers, regional biologists, species management experts, land managers, scientific team leaders, cross-agency coordinators, citizen participation experts, supervisors, environmental specialists, and regional directors/supervisors.

Continuing Education Units: 1.30 CEUs

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Course Topics

 

Collaborative Negotiations

·      Situation Assessment

·      Preparing to Negotiate

·      Managing the Negotiation

Conflict Management

·      Diagnosing Conflict

·      Creating Flexibility and Options

·      Creating Durable Agreements

 

About the Instructor

Michael Fraidenburg

Michael Fraidenburg
 

Mike Fraidenburg designs and delivers facilitation services ranging in format from small technical and task-oriented workgroups to large-audience conferences.  He has extensive experience facilitating science intensive issues and, as a certified mediator, using interest-based bargaining techniques to create consensus in his facilitations.  His facilitation experience includes international scientific review panels, discovery and coordination meetings of regional groups (e.g., data managers, programmers, statisticians), and program evaluations and strategic planning.  Mike has been facilitating online meetings to collect citizen participation input, create consensus opinions of advisory groups, conduct strategic and operational planning, and for training other facilitators in online facilitation techniques.

 

What to Bring

Pen or pencil to take notes and paper if you do not want to write in your manual. Lunch will be on your own but drinks and snacks will be provided each day. 

Billing Information

In order to guarantee a space in a course, the tuition must be paid in full TWO WEEKS before the first day of the course by either check or credit card. State and government agencies paying with a purchase order are allowed payment under the two-week time frame if a copy of the purchase order is received by NWETC.

If You Need to Cancel

Cancellations*

  • With 31 or more days notice, we will offer a 100% refund or credit towards a future course. The credit is good for one year and may be applied to any course.
  • With 30-8 days notice, we will offer a course credit towards a future course. The credit is good for one year and may be applied to any course.
  • With fewer than 8 days notice, there is no course credit available


*Please note that attendee replacement is welcome at any time

Disability Accommodations

Disability Accommodations:

To request disability accommodations, please contact us at info@nwetc.org or 425-270-3274 at least 30 days prior to the event.


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  •   TBD Boulder, CO

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*Reduced tuition available to employees of Native American tribes, nonprofits, and government agencies; students; and NAEP members.

If you have any trouble registering please call (425) 270-3274 ext 103
Please wait to receive a course confirmation email, roughly one month prior to the class, before making any travel arrangements. Please review what to bring!

 

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