The Centre for Leadership Development offers a short course programme, designed to target specific leadership skills or issues.
Please find below upcoming Centre for Leadership Development 2017 short courses. We would love to have you and/or your leaders - current or emerging - join us for one of our courses. All courses held at Booth Colege of Mission unless specified otherwise. You can read our Travel Policy here.
The Foundations for Chaplaincy Course is an introduction to the basic skills, practices, philosophies and understandings which form the foundations for practice as a chaplain in various Salvation Army contexts.
Content will include:
- How to support and empower clients, including how to access a range of resources
- Communication- how to build strong relationships with clients and colleagues
- A personal philosophy of chaplaincy in relation to The Salvation Army
Selection criteria apply. Contact us to find out more.
No matter where you’re at – Leadership Essentials is a new course that has been designed to strengthen how you lead. Building on from Foundations of Leadership, Leadership Essentials will help you to become:
- A strategist who asks the right questions
- A coach who builds people up
- A critically reflective decision-maker who leads from and with prayer
- A team player who fosters not only community but a shared responsibility for radical service
The 12 Steps have been around for over 60 years and offer tools, not just for addicts, but for anyone who wants greater personal and spiritual freedom for themselves or those they minister to.
The model is based on the successful Alcoholics Anonymous programme but specifically developed to be applicable to a range of life issues. The course is in two parts, both of which must be completed (18-21 September & 17-19 October).
Do you need an accounting degree to help your Corps or Centre run its finances? The good news is—you don't!
This course is for Salvation Army treasurers, secretaries, finance administrators, business administrators, corps officers, and volunteers who help with finances at The Salvation Army.
It has been prepared by experts to equip people involved in their corps or centre finances around The Salvation Army's financial procedures and systems.
This short course has been designed to introduce Family Store Managers to the skills and knowledge that they will need to be a good store manager in The Salvation Army.
Places on the course are allocated by Divisions, so be in touch with your Divisional Family Stores Consultant if this is a course that you think would benefit you.
Booth College of Mission also run a number of courses for officer development. These are for officers only, and attendance is generally by appointment.
You can also talk to us about workshops and seminars to be offered at your place. Costs vary depending on length of courses and presenters used.