How does the one month grace period work with online training?

A person must complete their online training including the webinar within 3 years and 1 month from their last training. The one month extra is a grace period and should not be taken unless absolutely necessary. It is important to keep in mind that at busy times of the year, it may take 2-3 weeks … Read more

What happens if my course enrolment expires before I finish the course?

The online Safe Ministry Essentials and Refresher course both have an enrolment period of six months. You should complete all the self-paced topics, the live webinar and the post-webinar topic within that period. If your course enrolment (six months) expires before you can complete your training (including the webinar and post webinar Topic), then you … Read more

What happens when my Safe Ministry training expires?

Safe Ministry Training lasts for three years. When the Safe Ministry Training expiry date approaches for an existing worker in your church (volunteer or paid), they should: Make every effort to complete the Refresher course BEFORE the expiry date. If this is impossible to comply with*, they should complete the Refresher course within 30 days … Read more

How long do the online courses take to complete?

In general, the online courses will probably take a similar amount of time as the face to face training has done – 2.5 hours for Refresher and up to 5 hours for Essentials. The actual amount of time will however depend on the individual and how fast they read, absorb and interact with the information. … Read more