VET (Cert IV)
Certificate IV in Christian Life and Ministry
Adelaide College of Divinity is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO Code: 4863) in the VET sector. ACD currently offers the following VET course:
Certificate IV in Christian Life and Ministry (code: 10496NAT)
This course is designed to help you deepen your relationship with God, grow spiritually and equip you for the adventure of Christian Life and Ministry.
This course includes subjects that assist lay preachers and pastors to gain the necessary qualifications for these roles within the Uniting Church.
Teaching is provided through the Uniting College of Leadership and Theology and the completed award is issued by Adelaide College of Divinity.
The course is made up of a total of 13 units: 8 core units and 5 electives.
CLMCHS401A Christian Scriptures (Biblical genres and principles of interpretation)
CLMCHL401A Christian Life (Develop personal practices of spirituality and encouraging it in others)
CLMCHB401A Christian Beliefs (and applying them to life and ministry)
CLMCAM401A Culturally appropriate mission (Evangelism in Australia)
CLMGOS401A Gospels (and communicating there relevance today)
CLMMIP401A Ministry Practice (Prepare, conduct and review lay ministry/leadership)
CHCCOM403A Communication Skills (to build relationships)
CHCGROUP403D Plan and Conduct group activities
CLMSIT401A Christology (describing our faith and living as people of Christ)
BSBCMM401A Make a presentation (Preaching)
CLMCHH401A Christian Heritage (Brief church history and history of the Uniting Church)
TAEDEL401A Godly Play
CLMPMS401A Psalms (and communicating its relevance today)
CHCCHILD404B Support the rights and safety of children and young people
CHCYTH301A Work Effectively with young people
HLTHIR403C Working effectively with Culturally Diverse clients and co-workers
Mental Illness and crisis management
Grief and Loss
Letters of Paul
This course can be undertaking in the following three ways:
- Face to Face- this is due to commence in Semester 2, 2017!
- Printed and bound copy
(Click link for expression of interest form for face to face study in Semester 2, 2017)
Each unit is charged at $430.
RH White Scholarships provide full or part fee scholarships for students planning to undertake the Certificate IV in Christian Life & Ministry course who require financial assistance in the payment of fees. RH White Scholarships may also be considered for students that are undertaking studies and undergraduate or post graduate courses who are not eligible for Fee Help.
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
If you have completed relevant previous study you may apply for a credit transfer.
RPL can also be granted based on relevant life experience.
(Click link for RPL document)
Download the course outline (here) for more details OR Contact the VET coordinator
Advice to students of Third party arrangement
In accordance with the Standards for Registered Training Organisations 2015
We provide the following information: The ACD is a Registered Training Organisation. We have a third party arrangement whereby our courses are taught by teaching staff of the Uniting College for Leadership and Theology (non – accredited and not an RTO). Contact details for the UCLT: 08 841684420 or http://unitingcollege.org.au/
For detailed information about Fees, unit descriptions, course content, teachers and course dates please refer to the VET Handbook in the quicklinks
OR contact Student Services on 08 84168400