Upcoming Courses

Upcoming Courses

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.


  • Youth, Culture and Mission with Andrew Root

    9:00:am – 5:00:pm
    Saturday, 21st January 2017
    United Theological College
    Andrew Root (Ph.D., Princeton Theological Seminary) is an Associate Professor, and the Carrie Olson Baalson Chair of Youth and Family Ministry at Luther Seminary, St. Paul, Minnesota, and has been engaged as guest lecturer for a five-day intensive at United Theological College:   Saturday, 21 Jan.  to  Wednesday, 25 January 2017   covering the CSU...

  • Ethical Ministry Introduction (Two-day Course)

    9:30:am – 5:00:pm
    Wednesday, 1st February 2017
    Centre for Ministry
    This is a 2-day training course (run over two consecutive days in February) focusing on what it means to be accountable within the Uniting Church. Course content focuses on education on the issues surrounding the use of: power, boundaries, pastoral responsibilities, and UCA Regulations and Code of Ethics concerning Ministers of the Word. This course...

  • Ethical Ministry – Train the Facilitator

    9:30:am – 1:00:pm
    Friday, 3rd February 2017
    Centre for Ministry
    This is a half-day training session designed to equip Presbytery nominated facilitators to be able to run the half-day Ethics refresher courses. Date: Friday, 3 February 2017 Times: Start: 9:30 a.m. / Finish: 1 p.m. Venue: Uniting Church Centre for Ministry 16 Masons Drive, North Parramatta NSW 2151 Cost: Free of Charge A simple morning tea...

  • Resource Ministry – Introduction

    9:30:am – 5:00:pm
    Tuesday, 7th February 2017
    Centre for Ministry
    This introductory two-day training course is intended as a ‘taster’ for those interested in learning about Resource Ministry, and also how to help people discover active discipleship and connect more meaningfully with their local community. This course will be followed by the more in-depth Advanced Resource Ministry training course scheduled for 18-21 July 2017, which...

  • Resource Ministry – Advanced

    9:30:am – 5:00:pm
    Tuesday, 18th July 2017
    Centre for Ministry
    This four-day training course is will provide an in-depth exploration of the field of Resource Ministry, and how to help people discover active discipleship and connect more meaningfully with their local community. Those starting out in ordained ministry are encouraged towards registering for the two-day Introduction to Resource Ministry scheduled for 7-8 February 2017. Course...