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Short Course:
Children and Community (Advanced Certificate)

Christian theology applied.
A five-day course to strengthen your skills in your community's Children's and Families ministry.

Monday 13 May – Friday 17 May 2019

International Mission Centre, 24 Weoley Park Road, Selly Oak, Birmingham, B29 6QX

Just £295

Moorlands College Certificate


An exciting opportunity for those working as a Children and Families Pastor or those volunteering in this field for over 10 years.

You’ll be able to increase your skills as you reflect and re-assess your practice against a theology of children’s ministry. The course will help you to critically evaluate the place of theology and its interface with ethical, sociological and psychological perspectives of Children and Families Ministry within the church.

Course content:
¶ Advocacy and Childhood
¶ Crisis Intervention with Children
¶ Children and the Missio Dei
¶ Strategy for After Schools Clubs
¶ Ethics of Schools Ministry
¶ Developing Resilience in Children
¶ Mentoring Children
¶ Models of Family Engagement
¶ Social Media and Children
¶ Debt and the Impact on Children

If you successfully complete the lectures and an assessment task you will be awarded the Moorlands College Church and Children Ministry Advanced Certificate.

From just £295

The five day’s training is £295 to include training, lunch and refreshments.

Location and timings

Monday 13 May – Friday 17 May 2019
Monday–Thursday: 9am – 4pm
Friday: 9am – 1pm

International Mission Centre, 24 Weoley Park Road, Selly Oak, Birmingham, B29 6QX


Apply now

Please apply using the form below. We’ll let you know in due course if your application has been accepted. If your application is successful, we’ll ask you for a £50 non-refundable deposit. Full payment will be requested one month before the start of the course if you’re accepted.

Please note: In order for applications from non-UK/EEA to be processed in time, we request that applications made from countries outside the UK/EEA should be submitted at least 10 weeks before the start of the course (including references sent to the college). This is in order to give sufficient time for a visitor visa application to be processed, and required funds to be released for the commencement of the course. Assistance with visa applications will not be given.


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