This page allows you to book onto the 2 levels of training available and required for certain voluntary roles.

The training types have titles of: (2020) Foundation and Advanced.

Foundation training is for eg: Pastoral Leaders, Local Preachers, Worship Leaders 

(in the past we had 2016 Foundation training and refresher- the 2020 course replaces both)

Advanced Training is additionally for Local Preachers, Worship Leaders and Church Safeguarding Liaison Officers (CSLO)

You may have received an invitation via your church CSLO, but anyone is welcome to attend.


Due to coronona virus restrictions, training has been put on hold for the time being- if you have a specific question, please contact our circuit CSO


2020 Foundation Training

This lasts approximately 2hours 15 minutes- see here for details and course content.

It is delivered by trainers from within our circuit.

Please indicate your intention to attend by selecting the appropriate link, registering and checking out a free ticket. (it is not absolutely necessary to create an Eventbrite account)

It is not necessary to print out a ticket, though you may find it a good reminder.

If you are not able to use Eventbrite,  then the alternatives are to contact either Val or Nigel. Or your CSLO.

Morning training starts at 10am prompt. Refreshments are available from 9:30am (Tea, Coffee (decaff and caff) and squash)

The session is expected to complete by 12:15pm

Afternoon sessions start at 2pm. Refreshments as above are available from 1:30pm

The session is expected to complete by 4:15pm

Evening  sessions start at 7pm. Refreshments as above are available from 6:30pm

The session is expected to complete by 9:15pm


2020 Foundation Training Module

Where When click link below


 to register

Advanced Module

This training is delivered by District Safeguarding Officers and the text below is copied from their email (14/1/20).

Registration, tea and coffee will be from 10am with a prompt start at 10.30am
and finish at 3.30pm. Please bring a packed lunch as there will be a short lunch
break. Tea, Coffee and biscuits will be provided.

A link to course content is here

Where When

click link below to book



The pre course reading material is sent out by e mail, if you would prefer a hard copy please let Nigel know.


Other venues in other circuits are available as below- contact Nigel or Val for details or search eventbrite.


See link to original information here



last update 17/8/20 NAS