Upcoming Courses

Upcoming Courses

Uniting Mission & Education offer a range of educational opportunities to members of the Uniting Church, communities, individuals, Ministers, lay preachers and interested parties.

We offer 1-day, short courses, weekend intensives and a variety of tertiary learning degrees.

We invite you to talk with one of our knowledgeable and friendly team 02 8838 8900 – email us at umeinfo@nswact.uca.org.au or enjoy learning more about us from our website.

Please consult the list provided below of upcoming courses being offered by Uniting Mission and Education.

You can also review the information provided on the companion page: Course Registrations for a complete listing of courses & events that UME is currently accepting registrations for.

More detail about each of these courses can also be found on this site’s Event Calendar.

Details of upcoming Safe Church Awareness Workshop dates and the online registration page can be found by clicking here and here.

Details of known dates for half-day Ethical Ministry Refresher Workshops around the Synod can be found by clicking here.

 

  • Presiding at Funerals Training

    9:30:am 9:30 am – 5:30:pm 5:30 pm
    Tuesday, 17th October 2017 9:30 am
    Centre for Ministry
    This is a 3-day training course for those seeking recognition as a registered funeral presider. If you are seeking authorisation to become a Lay Presider, please seek the approval of your presbytery before registering for this course. The practical skills offered include: dealing with loss and grief, visiting the bereved family, talking sensitively of God and faith,...


  • Mission Shaped Introduction (One-day Taster) – Revesby

    10:00:am 10:00 am – 4:00:pm 4:00 pm
    Saturday, 28th October 2017 10:00 am
    Revesby Uniting Church
    What is Mission Shaped Ministry? Why are we seeking to be the church this way? An introduction… The recent census highlights that an increasing number of Australians have little to no experience of traditional expressions of church and are not that interested.   However, research also supports the idea that many people are interested in...


  • Understanding the Sacraments – Part One

    9:00:am 9:00 am – 4:30:pm 4:30 pm
    Wednesday, 1st November 2017 9:00 am
    Centre for Ministry
    Understanding the Sacraments is a pathway that can lead to Presbytery authorisation as a Lay Presider, it is also an ideal opportunity for: a small group, faith community, bible study group, or congregation to spend time exploring the sacraments together. If you are seeking authorisation to become a Lay Presider, please seek the approval of...


  • Understanding the Sacraments – Part Two

    9:00:am 9:00 am – 4:30:pm 4:30 pm
    Wednesday, 8th November 2017 9:00 am
    Centre for Ministry
    Understanding the Sacraments is a pathway that can lead to Presbytery authorisation as a Lay Presider, it is also an ideal opportunity for: a small group, faith community, bible study group, or congregation to spend time exploring the sacraments together. If you are seeking authorisation to become a Lay Presider, please seek the approval of...


  • Mission Shaped Introduction (One-day Taster) – Blacktown

    10:00:am 10:00 am – 4:00:pm 4:00 pm
    Saturday, 11th November 2017 10:00 am
    Blacktown Uniting Church
    What is Mission Shaped Ministry? Why are we seeking to be the church this way? An introduction… The recent census highlights that an increasing number of Australians have little to no experience of traditional expressions of church and are not that interested.   However, research also supports the idea that many people are interested in...