Training & Conference Events

To add a posting of a training, conference or learning event, contact NACRJ with all information.  Listings will be removed once the event dates have passed. 

June 25-26, 2018

Restorative Justice in Education (RJE) Conference

Organizer: Eastern Mennonite University

Location: Harrisonburg, VA

General Information: Click Here

Fee: $300/Adults, $150/Students

Registration: Click Here

June 25-26, August 13-14, August 20-21, 2018

Restorative Practices and Circles Training

Organizer: Neutral Zone and Eastern Michigan University

Location: Eastern Michigan University Campus in Ypsilanti, MI

General Information: Click Here

Fee: $350.00

Registration: Click Here

June 27-29, August 22-24, 2018

Train the Trainer (Restorative Practices and Circles)

Organizer: Neutral Zone and Eastern Michigan University

Location: Eastern Michigan University Campus in Ypsilanti, MI

General Information: Click Here

Fee: $850.00

Registration: Click Here

June 28-30, 2018

International Restorative Justice Conference

Theme:   Global Unity and Healing:  Building Communities with a Restorative Approach

Organizer:   Vermont Law School

Location:   Burlington, VT

General Information:  Click Here

Fees and On-Line Registration:  Click Here

August 12, 2018

The Power of Restorative Conversations

Organizer: justCommunity, Inc.

Location: Embassy Suites, 175 East 10th Street, St. Paul, MN

Information: Click here

Registration: Click here

Oct. 26-31, 2018

Community Peacebuilding Residential Immersion (Part 2)

Organizer:  River Phoenix Center for Peacebuilding

Location:  Gainesville, FL

General Information:   Click Here

Admission:  Participants must complete Part I of the Immersion in order to participate in Part II.  For questions or more information, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

IIRP Training Opportunities Near You

The International Institute of Restorative Pracitces (IIRP) offers a variety of training programs around the nation. 

Access an Interactive Map of IIRP Training Events (dates, locations and time)

Center for Justice and Peacebuilding - Training Opportunities

The Center for Justice and Peacebuilding at Eastern Mennonite Univesity offers a wide range of training opportunities relevant to restorative and community justice theory and practice.  In the summers they offer programs in their Summer Peacebuilding Institute.  Training programs are also offered at other times of the year.     

National Conferences

Our 6th NACRJ Conference was held in Oakland, CA on June 16-18, 2017 with three pre-conference training sessions on June 15, 2017.  We had 1,319 attendees, terrific keynote/plenary sessions and cultural performances, nearly 300 presentations, an awards ceremony, and a concert by "dead prez".  

Audio recordings of keynotes, interviews, photos and more can be found on the 2017 Conference page.

Check out past NACRJ Conferences in 2013, 2015, 2017 on the Conferences tab.

Planning for our 7th NACRJ Conference is progressing nicely.  It will be in Denver, CO (June 14-16, 2019) with Pre-Conference Training Sessions on June 13, 2019.  Put it on your calendar.  We want to see you there.

In 2021, the 8th NACRJ Conference will be held in Chicago, IL.  We look forward to being in Chi-Town. 

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