Training Content Overview

Click here for an outline of course content (current as of August 29, 2016) or on the Courses link for course description pages.

Please ask your cleric or the warden of layreaders for assistance if you have questions regarding training.

Upcoming Training

Basic Guidelines for Developing Intercessory Prayers of the People – Saturday, September 23, 2017, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm (registration and refreshments at 9:30), St. Margaret’s, Lepreau. Facilitated by Cleo Cyr with video instruction by the Rev. David Peer, the session will explain how to develop and present meaningful intercessory prayer and provide an overview of resources available. Register online here. More details and contact info here.

Exploring the Practical Steps to Sermon Preparation and Preaching – Saturday, October 21, 2017, 9:30 am to 3:00 pm , Church of the Resurrection, MacDonald Ave., Grand Bay – Westfield. Led by Bishop Bill Hockin, he will help you explore and interpret a Gospel story for the purpose of preparing and delivering the message.. Details and register online here.

Self-Study Courses

Please read the guidelines for self-study. The following courses can be completed on one’s own when no group-based learning opportunities are available:

Course Evaluation

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Training Event Record

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Course Videos