Apply to become a YMI Mediator

Based on these criteria you can register with YMI and develop your own young mediator’s profile on the IMI web portal. Your completed profile will be searchable by other YMI Mediators, and by experienced mentors looking to offer assistantships and mentorships, using their login. You can also view your profile and those of other YMI members by logging in.

To register with YMI, email us at: [email protected]


All fields marked with a * are obligatory

Personal Data  



First Name*

Last Name*

Profile Picture *(please attach a recent photo to your application).





Young Mediator Data

(Please note that there is a maximum limit of 1000 characters for each field – one or two paragraphs of information should be sufficient).

Mediation Education and Training* Indicate whether you have completed your mediation training, or whether it is in the process of being completed. Indicate the training provider, location and a link to detailed information on your mediation training.

Why I want to be a Mediator? * Brief description of your motivation to become a mediator. This will help potential Mentors to find a suitable assistant.

Mediation Experience* Describe your practical experience in mediation, if any, or state that you have not yet had any post-training experience as a mediator.  Include a general description of any pro bono assignments as a mediator.  (Take care to avoid disclosing any confidential information!)

Mentorship StatusIndicate whether you have had a mediation mentor.

Preferred Mediation StyleGive a brief description of your preferred mediation style, ie. Facilitative, evaluative, transformative, or a combination of styles.

Code of Conduct* Indicate if you adhere to a Code of Contact for Mediators and, if so, which one. You are free to adopt the IMI Code of Professional Conduct (

Professional Indemnity Insurance
Please insert the name of your Professional Liability Indemnity Insurance covering your professional activity (including as a mediator), if any, and the maximum limit of that insurance.  If you do not have any Professional Indemnity Insurance that would cover you as a mediator, indicate whether you would be willing to take such cover in the event of acting as a mediator. 

Optional Fields

General Education Describe your general educational background. 

Professional Experience Give details of your professional work experience to date.

Professional Mediation Affiliations/Accreditations Indicate any mediation training accreditations or certifications that you have received.

References Name at least two referees who would be willing to vouch for your character, professional background and willingness to gain experience.

Social Media Do you use social networking sites such as: Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, etc? You can provide links to your profiles on these sites.

Publications If you have any publications, such as articles, please indicate the title and name of the publication with a link to it, if possible.