The Fellowship Assessment Course (FAC) consists of a two-full day programme which covers Modules 2, 3, 4 & 5 with topics such as: institution arbitration and ad-hoc arbitration, arbitration agreement, appointment of arbitrator, the UNCITRAL model law, roles of tribunal and parties, procedures for arbitration, drafting of directions, hearing, procedures for arbitration and drafting of Award. Non-legally trained candidates are required to undertake Module 1 which covers topics related to Laws of Contract, Tort and Evidence.
To complete the Fellowship Assessment Course successfully, candidates are required to achieve 100% attendance and pass assessments of Modules 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5. Lawyers are exempted from completing Module 1. This is an Open Book Examination and candidates may bring into the examination hall any books or documents deemed relevant. Successful completion of the course modules and the Award Writing Examination will be deemed to be equivalent of passing the corresponding requirements for Fellowship of SIArb provided that candidates are aged at least 35 years old at the time of application. Subject to other admission criteria, successful completion of the Award Writing Examination will qualify members of the Law Society of Singapore to be admitted to the Panel of Arbitrators of the Law Society Arbitration Scheme.
International Entry Course (IEC) is a two and a half-day programme, comprises of a taught course and concludes with a written examination at the end.
The Course covers subjects including Arbitration Agreements, Appointment of Arbitrators, Preliminary Meetings, Pleadings, Powers and Jurisdiction of Arbitrators, Arbitration Procedure, Awards, Costs, International Arbitrations.
Candidates who pass the Course may, subject to satisfying other relevant criteria, qualify for admission as:
- Member of the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators (MSIArb)
| 21 Apr 2021|
03:00PM - 05:00PM
SCMA: Arbitration’s Role In Dispute Resolution And The New Normal: Enhancing SCMA’s Relevance (21 April 2021)
| 22 Apr 2021|
11:00PM - 12:00AM
SIAC: Arbitration in Latin America - The State of Play (22 April 2021)
| 27 Apr 2021|
05:30PM - 07:15PM
SIArb Roundtable Discussion on: “How to Make a Career in Arbitration” (27 April 2021)
| 29 Apr 2021|
04:00PM - 05:00PM
SIAC China Webinar: A Dialogue with the SIAC Secretariat: An Inside Look at SIAC’s Case Administration (29 April 2021)
| 30 Apr 2021|
04:00PM - 05:15PM
SIAC Malaysia Webinar: The Interplay Between Arbitration and Insolvency: Perspectives from Malaysia and Singapore (30 April 2021)
| 20 May 2021|
05:30PM - 07:15PM
WEBINAR: Interest in Arbitration is Interesting! (But the Law of Interest Claims is a Mess) (20 May 2021)
| 25 May 2021|
05:30PM - 07:00PM
SIArb Virtual Members' Night (25 May 2021)
| 06 Sep 2021|
09:00AM - 12:40PM
Joint APIEx - SIArb “Spotlight on Experts” Virtual Conference (6 September 2021)