Diocese of Portsmouth

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Becoming equipped to work with young people, children and families is more than just having a big stash of resources (although that does help!). We offer training for all leaders, helpers and volunteers. We run interest courses across the diocese – publicised via our events page, email newsletter and social media streams – and bespoke courses for parishes and groups. Areas of training:

  • Baptism, Confirmation and Communion Confirmation
  • Worship – All-Age, All-Stage and Multi-Generational Approaches
  • Working across Generations
  • Meeting the needs of young people, children and families
  • Nurture and Spirituality
  • Discipling young people
  • Participation – getting young people and children involved!
  • Working in local schools
  • Basic leaders course
  • Planning a programme
  • Creating a youth group
  • Inspiring creativity
  • Toddler and play groups
  • Discipline – how to work with difficult groups
  • Other – just call!

If you have a training need please do get in touch on 023-9289 9650.