Training

Bishop’s Certificate in Youth Ministry – 6 week introductory course for volunteers and others involved in youth ministry (or interested in doing so). In the past groups have included employed youth workers, volunteers, clergy, ordinands, ministry volunteers, church wardens, parents … so you would be very welcome to join us!

The next course will be online via Zoom, starting on Wednesday 3rd November 2021 7-8.30pm and running for 6 consecutive weeks.

Content includes:

  • An introduction to church-based youth provision
  • Creating a safer environment and activities
  • Developing spirituality in young people
  • Leading and team dynamics
  • Working with young people with additional needs
  • Running a good youth programme

The course is free and includes course materials.

Over 80 people have completed the course in the last 4 years from across the diocese.

Booking either online or email Kate Martin [email protected]

Growing Young Leaders –for young people in school years 10-13. We have completed 2 courses and hope to start a 3rd cohort on 16th October 2021. See Growing Young Leaders page for more details and booking.