Restorative Justice Public Trainings

Intro to Restorative Justice

These experiential trainings will introduce participants to Restorative Justice concepts, practices, and strategies. Learn how to facilitate circles, and integrate an applied understanding of conflict resolution and mediation principles into Restorative Justice processes. SEEDS trainers draw from their experience of implementing Restorative Justice within a variety of contexts.


The training will incorporate experiential exercises, role-plays, and hands-on opportunities to practice facilitating a variety of circle formats, including:


  • Value and Agreement Circles

  • Community Building Circles

  • Discussion Circles

  • Academic Content or Issues Circles



What can I expect?

  • Engage in experiential exercises and role-plays

  • Gain practical skills in facilitating restorative circles

  • Learn and practice Restorative Communication strategies

  • Connect with fellow participants and Bay Area practitioners committed to Restorative Practices 

Upcoming Intro to Restorative Justice Trainings

Coming soon! Restorative Justice 2021 training dates.

*Financial Aid available. Our funds for the financial aid program come from students who pay the full fee, so please consider paying the regular price if you can afford it. For more information, email

*Training Cancellation Policy:
  • If you cancel 28 days (4 weeks) or more before the training, your fee will be refunded, minus a $25 processing fee

  • If you cancel 14- 27 days before training, 50% of your fee will be refunded

  • If you cancel within 2 weeks (1-13 days), there is no refund; however, you can transfer your spot to someone else

  • If you cancel once the training begins, there is no refund or credit voucher. Exceptions may be made in case of emergencies - contact the office for more details.

*Training Absence Policy:
  • We do not provide any opportunities to make up missed time.

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2530 San Pablo Ave. Suite A,

Berkeley, CA 94702



Monday - Thursday, 9:00am - 5:00pm

Note: Physical office closed during Shelter in Place. SEEDS continues to operate and remote services are available.




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