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Training Webinars

At Arbitration Forums, we are committed to helping you achieve your recovery goals. One way we do this is by offering training at no cost to you. All of our training workshops focus on practical application of the rules, regulations, and procedures of each arbitration program.

If you have never participated in a webinar, we strongly recommend that you test your computer to ensure it will allow necessary software to download. The test takes less than 1 minute. Simply click the following link - Webinar Test, enter your name and email address, click "Join", then wait to see if you successfully access the test session.

For more information on how to join one of our Webinars see How to Join a Webinar Guide.


Available Webinars

AF 101: Beginner's Course for New Arbitrators

*COURSE IS OPTIONAL* This 45-minute instructor-led webinar is for new arbitrators with little to no prior experience with AF or inter-company arbitration. Participants will be introduced to the various Agreements, learn the signatory company types and disputes resolved, as well as the arbitration case path and common actions asserted. Expect to be engaged by participating in relevant learning exercises!
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AF 201: Intermediate Arbitration for Arbitrators

*COURSE IS OPTIONAL* This 60-minute instructor-led webinar is for arbitrators who want to increase their knowledge of arbitration from basic to intermediate. Learn practical handling tips and considerations for specific case scenarios, including Affirmative Pleadings and Affirmative Defenses, liability admissions, and awards that involve an adjustment. Expect to be engaged by participating in relevant learning exercises!
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Arbitrator QwikShare: Clerical Error Redefined

*FOR EXISTING ARBITRATORS* In this 20-minute, instructor-led webinar, learn about upcoming revisions to the term clerical error. Specific examples of clerical errors will be discussed with the goal of preventing these errors before they occur. Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions via Chat.
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Arbitrators: WQD - Damage Disputes

DO NOT ENROLL UNTIL YOU SUBMIT AN ARBITRATOR PROFILE FORM AND RECEIVE LOGON ID FROM AF. This 90-minute instructor-led webinar is designed for Auto Arbitrators who will resolve DAMAGE DISPUTES ONLY. Participants will develop their skills in evaluating an auto damage dispute arbitration case, and writing an explanation that explains how the influential evidence item(s) factored into the decision.
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Arbitrators: WQD - Special Arbitration

DO NOT ENROLL UNTIL YOU SUBMIT AN ARBITRATOR PROFILE FORM AND RECEIVE LOGON ID FROM AF. This 90-minute instructor-led webinar is designed exclusively for arbitrators who will resolve disputes in the SPECIAL FORUM. Participants will review the types of disputes resolved in the Special Forum, and develop their skills in evaluating and completing a Special Forum decision, including writing a detailed analysis of the evidence to support the decision.
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Arbitrators: Writing Quality Decisions (WQD)

DO NOT ENROLL UNTIL YOU SUBMIT AN ARBITRATOR PROFILE FORM AND RECEIVE LOGIN ID FROM AF. This 90-minute instructor-led webinar will develop skills in evaluating disputes involving liability and/or damages, and writing a clear decision that explains to the parties how the influential evidence item(s) factored into the decision.
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Key Arbitration Rules and Terms

Upon completion of this webinar learners will be able to better explain and apply the key rules and terms of AF's intercompany arbitration programs. Est. duration: 1 hour
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Writing Effective Contentions (Filing Company)

In this 60-minute, instructor-led webinar, develop the skills you need to prepare an effective case as an Applicant. Learn how to write an introductory statement, body, and a closing statement, and discover how to use the "linking" technique to support each allegation with specific evidence. An activity provides learners with the opportunity to apply the content discussed.
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Writing Effective Contentions (Responder Company)

In this 60-minute, instructor-led webinar, develop the skills you need to present an effective case as a Respondent. Learn how to write an introductory statement, body, and a closing statement, and discover how to use the "linking" technique to support each allegation made with specific evidence. An activity provides learners with the opportunity to apply the content discussed.
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