The Leadership module replaces the old C2 and C3 training, and is a requirement for all those who have any leadership responsibility in the church.
All those with Bishop’s licence (Clergy, readers and Lay Ministers), Churchwardens, and many others who hold positions of leadership in work with children, young people or adults who may be at risk or are vulnerable must complete this course.
Due to the current level of demand for those required to attend this level of training their role, we do not have capacity for those who are not required to complete this to book onto it..
The Leadership module is a mixture of reading and preparation work, two ‘Zoom’ sessions, and some Review and Evaluation work.
To book a place on a Leadership course please choose one of the cohorts below and follow the link adjecent to the course to book a place using eventbrite.
The booking will automatically book you a place on both sessions for the Cohort you choose.
Cohort 28: Tues 5th and Thur 7th July, both 7-8.30pm - Booking Closed
Cohort 29: Mon 11th and Wed 13th July, both 2-3.30pm - Booking Closed
Cohort 30: Mon 25th and Tues 26th July, both 1.30-3pm - Book Here
We are currently unable to deliver this around the diocese face-to-face. Once we can meet in person to deliver training again there will be a limited number of Leadership sessions offered for those unable to access on-line sessions.
If you are unable to book a place please email firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to the waiting list clearly stating which course you wish to attend.
Safeguarding training courses
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Safeguarding Foundation Training +This replaces the old C1 training. Those who hold responsibility for the safeguarding of others within church settings and activities must complete the Safeguarding Foundation training. The Basic Awareness course can be completed by any member of the congregation, to support awareness raising and a culture of support and vigilance in the Church. This is a pre-requisite for completing Leadership training for clergy, readers, churchwardens, and others in leadership roles. This is self-directed learning available online via the Church… See More
Safeguarding Leadership Training +The Leadership module replaces the old C2 and C3 training, and is a requirement for all those who have any leadership responsibility in the church. All those with Bishop’s licence (Clergy, readers and Lay Ministers), Churchwardens, and many others who hold positions of leadership in work with children, young people or adults who may be at risk or are vulnerable must complete this course. Due to the current level of demand for those required to… See More
PtO (Permission to Officiate) Safeguarding Training +This course is for readers with PtO, and for clergy who are not heavily involved in ministry. It can only be accessed if the Bishop’s Office has specifically directed the you to this course. In all other cases, the Safeguarding Leadership Training course should be completed. July Cohort 9: Wednesday 13 July, 9:30am-12noon Zoom - Book Here If you are not able to join any of the courses above please email email@example.com to be placed on a wating… See More
Raising Awareness and Responding Well to Domestic Abuse Training +This is a national e-learning course which covers information about the many aspects of Domestic Abuse, and how we and the church can respond well. Please book into this course through the National Safeguarding Portal Domestic Abuse Drop-in We are providing an optional additional ‘drop in’ session on Zoom for anyone who has completed the national e-learning Domestic Abuse course. During this session issues can be discussed and questions answered. We will also look at… See More
Safer Recruitment and People Management Training +This session is designed for clergy, anyone in parishes responsible for appointments and line-management, and PSOs. It explores legislation and statutory and other relevant guidance which ensures safer recruitment and helps churches become more familiar with House of Bishops’ safer recruitment practice guidance. It covers safer recruitment processes and DBS checking, and how to identify and overcome any barriers to implementation. To book a place on a Safer Recruitment and People Management course please choose one… See More