Training & Conference Events

To add a posting of a training, conference or learning event, submit your information using the Trainings and Conference Events form. Each listing can include up to 3 web-links (home page, event page, registration page). Listings will be removed once the event dates have passed.

Oct. 26-31, 2018

Community Peacebuilding Residential Immersion (Part 2)

River Phoenix Center for Peacebuilding

LOCATION: Gainesville, FL

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.

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November 2-4, 2018

2018 National Conference on Dialogue & Deliberation

National Coalition for Dialogue & Deliberation (NCDD)


FEE: $250-$450 ($375 with code "NACRJ-member") 

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The National Conference on Dialogue & Deliberation (NCDD) is coming to Denver this November 2-4. NCDD 2018: Connecting and Strengthening Civic Innovators will bring together hundreds of the most active and influential people involved in public engagement and group process work across the U.S. and Canada. It’s a unique opportunity to learn about, and contribute to, the best of what’s happening in discourse and community problem-solving across the country — so please join us to share your work, meet new colleagues, and be inspired by the latest innovations in this vital field. NACRJ members receive $75 off their regular registration with discount code "NACRJ-member."

June 3, 4, 5, 2019

Advanced Practice Peacemaking Circles

Kris Miner Schweigert


FEE: $1,050.00

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Registration Includes 4 nights lodging and meals for 3 days.
Equine-assisted learning and advanced practice.

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

The upcoming 7th NACRJ Conference in Denver (June 14-16, 2019) now has a special Cvent website with all primary information and online registration. This includes keynote speakers and performers that are confirmed. Information is also on our own Conference 2019 webpage.

Meanwhile, our 6th NACRJ Conference held in Oakland, CA (2017) still has recordings of keynotes, interviews, and photos that you can see and hear on our website.

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

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