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.

 

  • Civic Leadership Intensive | Spring | Part 3 of 3

    9:00:am 9:00 am – 5:00:pm 5:00 pm
    Monday, 15th October 2018 9:00 am

    Change the way you lead. In times of complex change… How can we best offer leadership that is effective? How can we grow the capacity of teams and organisations to be agile in the face of change? What might we need to do to survive, and even thrive? Run over three 2-day gatherings in the...


  • Mission Shaped Ministry Course | Blacktown | Session 5 of 5

    9:30:am 9:30 am – 5:00:pm 5:00 pm
    Saturday, 3rd November 2018 9:30 am
    Blacktown Uniting Church
    Part-time course, split over 4 Saturdays & 1 Weekend Residential School during 2018. This is a part-time course inviting participants into learning communities – exploring and experimenting, while learning together.  It will be ideal for those already trying new ideas, or those with a heart for being the church differently. The course includes:  mentoring, ecumenical...


  • Mission Shaped Ministry Course | Terrigal | Session 5 of 5

    9:30:am 9:30 am – 5:00:pm 5:00 pm
    Saturday, 3rd November 2018 9:30 am
    Terrigal Uniting Church
    Part-time course, split over 4 Saturdays & 1 Weekend Residential School during 2018. This is a part-time course inviting participants into learning communities – exploring and experimenting, while learning together.  It will be ideal for those already trying new ideas, or those with a heart for being the church differently. The course includes:  mentoring, ecumenical...


  • Understanding the Sacraments | Part 1 of 2

    9:00:am 9:00 am – 4:30:pm 4:30 pm
    Tuesday, 6th November 2018 9:00 am
    Centre for Ministry
    If you are seeking authorisation to become a Lay Presider, please seek the approval of your presbytery before registering for this course. 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...


  • Living Our Values in Georges River Presbytery | Part 1 of 2

    9:30:am 9:30 am – 4:30:pm 4:30 pm
    Saturday, 10th November 2018 9:30 am
    Hurstville City Uniting Church
    This is a two-day orientation to the: history, polity and ethos of the Uniting Church. Having a clear understanding of who we are, how we operate, and what we believe in will influence how effectively we can engage with, and communicate within our Church. It is highly recommended for all congregation and presbytery members. This...


  • Understanding the Sacraments | Part 2 of 2

    9:00:am 9:00 am – 4:30:pm 4:30 pm
    Tuesday, 13th November 2018 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...


  • Living Our Values in Georges River Presbytery | Part 2 of 2

    9:30:am 9:30 am – 4:30:pm 4:30 pm
    Saturday, 17th November 2018 9:30 am
    Hurstville City Uniting Church
    This is a two-part course which begins: Saturday, 10 November at 9:30 a.m. Please click on the link provided below for all other relevant course information including registration and payment:   Living Our Values in Georges River Presbytery | Part 1 of 2  


  • Fundamentals of Transitional Ministry | Leadership

    9:00:am 9:00 am – 5:00:pm 5:00 pm
    Monday, 18th March 2019 9:00 am
    Centre for Ministry
    COURSE INFO PAGE  www.ume.nswact.uca.org.au/fundamentals-of-transitional-ministry-leadership “Fundamentals of Transitional Ministry” is a three day program designed to give participants an introduction to the key concepts and practices of ministering with congregations and agencies in times of transition. While it is a stand-alone program, it is also the first phase of training that leads to being qualified as...