EChap Core Chaplaincy Training
Our Core Training consists of 12 courses, providing 42 hours of instruction, that you will complete at your own pace. The total cost for Core Training is $120.
After your application is approved, you will be able to download the PDF study material from our website. Each course contains reading and practical chaplaincy exercises, followed by an online quiz.
This training is biblically based and is designed for both the experienced chaplain as well as the novice.
Click here to apply for Core Training.
Click here if you need more information before applying and we will be glad to answer your questions!
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does Core Chaplaincy Training Cost?
Core Chaplaincy Training is a one-time payment of $120 ($10/course). You will have access to all of the materials and tests. When you click the "Sign Up" link above and fill out the required information, you will be redirected to pay for the courses.
Will I have to take tests?
Do I have to sit in a classroom?
How long will it take me to complete the training?
Although you will complete the 42 hours of instruction at your own pace, we suggest that you develop a regular schedule along with an attainable goal for completing your work.
How Do I Register for Core Training?
Will I be a Certified Chaplain by completing these courses?
No, but as you complete each course we will send you an electronic certificate to verify completion. In addition, once you complete all 12 courses in Core Training, you can request a "Certificate of Completion" from our office.
What equipment will I need to take these classes?
Due to the online nature of the our program, the following equipment is required:
Computer or Tablet with Internet Access
Course Materials and Tests
How can I become a Certified Chaplain?
In 2019, we began a Certified Public Safety Chaplaincy program available only to members of Emergency Chaplains. At this time, membership is available by invitation only.
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