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Basic Arbitration Training

Program

APWU Basic Arbitration Training conferences provide an in-depth knowledge of the techniques needed to effectively prepare a case for arbitration.

Prerequisite

To participate, APWU members must provide a letter from their local or state president (on local or state letterhead) that authorizes their attendance.

Instructors

Training is provided by APWU National officers and staff.

Curriculum

The curriculum includes:

  • Introduction to Arbitration
  • Preparing the Case 
  • Identifying and Framing Issue 
  • Threshold Issues 
  • Exhibits and Stipulations 
  • Opening and Closing Statements 
  • Rules of Evidence
  • Objections, and Direct and Cross Examinations