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Date(s) - 19/11/2018 - 23/11/2018
All Day

The Greenhouse Christian Centre


A popular five-day course to help you successfully mentor and disciple others—both inside the Church, and within the community.

Now a regular short course on the Moorlands College calendar, Certificate in Christian Mentoring is specifically designed to support church leaders, youth workers, children’s workers and anyone else who helps others move forward in their lives. Run in partnership with Catalyst Training and The Greenhouse Christian Centre, this course will equip your work with all age groups, by helping you understand an individual’s needs, identify what they want to do, and give them the tools to move forward.

“God has worked very profoundly in my life through my participation in the Mentoring course.”
Charlie, previous student

Course content

Spread over five days, and comprising two assessment tasks, Certificate in Christian Mentoring covers a range of crucial topics for mentoring:

  • Definitions and reflections on terms
  • Organisation of the mentor
  • Different forms of mentoring
  • Self-awareness
  • Action planning
  • Spirituality of the mentor
  • Using the Bible and prayer in mentoring
  • Biblical basis of mentoring and coaching
  • Key stages in mentoring and coaching
  • Self-reflection and the mentor
  • Questioning skills
  • Mentoring through the arts

Students successfully completing the course will receive a Moorlands College Certificate in Christian Mentoring.

“Thank you so much for this course! I loved every minute of it! Thank you for your passion and clarity when teaching.” Jane, previous student

Training team

Sharon Prior

Sharon Prior
Sharon is a Baptist Minister at a church in Bournemouth, Senior Tutor at Moorlands College’s Midlands Regional Centre, and a freelance trainer, coach and mentor. She lectures on various courses in mentoring, leadership and working with children and young people; helping students to be more effective in their work for God. Sharon is a Trustee of Urban Saints and seeks to use her mentoring skills in working with volunteers and young people on Urban Saints camps.

Paul Wilcox

Paul Wilcox
Paul taught in a high school in the West Midlands for 12 years, before working for a number of Christian organisations, including Scripture Union and Youth for Christ. Motivated by a God-given heart for investing in the next generation of leaders, Paul’s aim is to develop a network of people he can mentor. In more recent years, Paul and his wife Jane have started Chapel House Ministries. He is based in Worcester.


From just £295

We offer three different accommodation packages to best suit your needs, with prices fixed at last year’s rates:

  • £295 to include training, lunch and refreshments
  • £430 to include training and four nights’ full-board accommodation (shared bathroom)
  • £450 to include training and four nights’ full-board en-suite accommodation

Apply now to secure your place

Short Course Application Form

We’ll ask you for a £50 non-refundable deposit on successful application. Full payment will be requested one month before the start of the course.

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