Become An Arbitrator

ICA arbitrators play a key role in the cotton trade and if you meet our criteria, you can train to become one

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Become an Arbitrator for the ICA

ICA arbitrators play a key role in the cotton trade, providing a professional service to firms who choose arbitration to resolve contract disputes. If you meet our criteria, you can train to become an ICA arbitrator.

What are the benefits?

Professional Development

Gain skills to become an effective ICA arbitrator and also skills that can be applied in other professional arbitration settings

Giving back

Support the cotton community and help others by applying your professional knowledge

Positive impact

Use your knowledge and experience to promote good trading practice

Building your network

Meet and network with other professionals

Financial reward

Gain skills to become an effective ICA arbitrator and also skills that can be applied in other professional arbitration settings

  1. You have to be an ICA Individual Member
  2. You have to successfully complete the ICA Basic Level Arbitrator Examination
  3. You have to successfully complete the first two modules of the ICA Advanced Arbitrator Examination
  4. You have to have 5 years’ experience in the international cotton industry
  5. You have to be proficient in the English language (written and spoken), without the need of a translator

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