Christian Youth Work Training

Training for work with children

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Cliff College ~ Certificate in Children’s Ministry

A week long course based at Cliff College focussed on volunteers working with children, or those wanting to explore children’s ministry.

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Cliff College ~ MA in Mission (Children’s and Youth Mission)

Taught by a range of both practitioner and academic experts in the field, this course investigates the biblical/theological foundations and contemporary sociological implications of children’s and youth mission, particularly in relation to the theory and practice of children and youth ministries within the Church.

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CMS Pioneer ~ BA (Hons) Theology, Ministry and Mission

The BA (Hons) in Theology, Ministry and Mission on the CMS Pioneer Mission Leadership Training prorgramme can be completed as a full degree (part-time); or a Certificate of Higher Education (six modules completed over one – two years); or the Diploma in Higher Education (12 modules over two (or three) years);
Some modules include practical weekends where you will visit different mission contexts and learn from them.
The certificate is accredited by Durham University through a partnership with Ripon College Cuddesdon.
There are three ways of completing the programme, each of which create a series of modules relevant for pioneer ministry, pioneer youth ministry or pioneer children and family work.

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Crosslands Seminary ~ MA Christian Ministry

Our Seminary course is a rounded theological and ministry training curriculum that has been specifically tailored for those involved in Children’s and Youth ministry. It aims to give you a good understanding of key biblical and theological concepts, and their pastoral and missional implications, with a particular application to help you reach and support families, youth and children with the transforming truth of the gospel in all of life.  Children’s and Youth ministry track will follow a similar pattern of modules as that of the main Crosslands Seminary programme.  Every module will include exercises, assignment choices, and tutorials that have been specifically designed for those involved in working with Children and Young People. CYM students will be tutored through the programme by CYM specialists.

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Moorlands ~ Award in Christian Leadership

This is an NCFE validated course, which is delivered by Moorlands College.  It is a customized award equivalent to Level 3.
Organisations can apply to the college to deliver the award for their learners
The Mandatory Units are:
1 The Biblical Leader
2 The Practical Leader
3 The Pioneer Leader
4 The Reflective Leader
5 The Discipling Leader
(GLH = guided learning hours)
There are usually around 3 tasks to be completed and submitted online for each unit.

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