The third wave of enrollment to the British online program on effective communication for young people – “Skills for Life” is open

Ukrainian Academy of Mediation (UAM in partnership with National Association of Mediators of Ukraine (NAMU and the The Ukrainian Mediation Center (UMC in collaboration with Center for Effective Dispute Resolution (CEDR, UK announces a phenomenal opportunity to participate in this project created for British young people.

About the Skills for Life Programme

The Skills for Life Programme is an online training programme which teaches you all the skills you need to be able to have effective difficult conversations. Once you have taken this programme you will be able to understand better what other people want, listen more effectively, be able to handle your emotions and others and be able to put forward your view persuasively. On completion of the programme you will receive a certificate in the Skills for Life programme and be able to see more learning resources.

 The content of the online Skills for Life Programme:

  • Introduction
  • Module 1. Active Listening Skills
  • Module 2. Handling Emotions
  • Module 3. Working with Apparently Difficult People
  • Module 4. Influencing people
  • Feedback and Final Assessment

 Who should participate?

We are looking for a group of 20 Ukrainian participants to take the Skills for Life Programme.

 So if:

  • Сitizen of Ukraine
  • You are aged between 16 and 25 years old.
  • You see yourself as a change agent or have the potential to be one.
  • You can complete the programme (of 6-8 hours of self-learning) in a 1 month period.

We invite you to participate in the programme «Skills for Life».


 Closing date for applications: Sunday, the 05th of March, 2023

Information about opening meeting will be proveded additionally for the successful applicants (introduction to the Programme).


The course will start in 10st of March, 2023.

It is important to complete the course in one month (4 weeks). It will take about 6-8 hours to do all of the modules.

How to Apply

 If you would like to take part you need to register your interest via the link by March 05, 2023 and attach a motivational letter of up to 1500 characters: “I am an agent of change.”

 Links to participate in the program will be sent to selected candidates via email.

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