Please Note: The spring training is postponed until Fall 2022. Fall dates will be confirmed.
There are a lot of things you can learn from a book or a lecture, but Godly Play is best learned from the inside out.
At a Godly Play Core Training participants
· experience and learn about the different kinds of Godly Play stories;
· tell a story by heart and receive supportive feedback;
· learn the fundamentals of setting up your own Godly Play space and program.
Training is offered by accredited trainers from Godly Play Maritimes and includes three key plenary sessions and stories from each of the Godly Play genres:
Ready to Register for Godly Play Core Training ?
DATES FOR the SPRING TRAINING (postponed until Fall)
Part 1: Friday, May 6 from 4pm-9pm AND Saturday, May 7 from 8:30-5:30pm ANDPart 2: Friday, June 10 from 4pm-9pm AND Saturday, June 11 from 8:30-5:30pm
WHERE? Choose your location. The Training will be held concurrently at two locations:
First Baptist, 1300 Oxford St., Halifax, NS or at Sackville United, 110 Main St., Sackville, NB.
Certificate of Accreditation is awarded upon completion of both required parts. (Part 1 AND Part 2)
Both required parts must be completed within two years of commencement of training.
You are expected to read Teaching Godly Play: How to Mentor the Spiritual Development of Children by Jerome Berryman before attending training. The Kindle edition is now available.
Registration Fee: $350 includes refreshment breaks. (Participants bring bag supper/lunch.)
Your registration is only guaranteed upon receipt of payment.
Please Note: Minimum of 12 paid participants required for training sessions.
Godly Play Maritimes reserves the right to cancel a Training Module if there are insufficient participants, and refund paid registration fees.
REFUNDS AND CANCELLATIONS
Less than three weeks: Refunds cannot be given for partial or non-attendance. However, paid registration can be used for a substitute to attend the training.
More than three weeks: With notice to Godly Play Maritimes 21 + days before the start of training, the registration fee will be refunded less $50 cancellation fee.
Need more information? Contact our Registrar – Email Registrar
Refresher for Godly Play Storytellers and Doorpersons – Godly Play Storytellers and Doorpersons are invited to attend the Core Training as a refresher. Join with a new cohort of storytellers and share your experiences and refresh your skills. Cost: $90 per weekend includes lunch (participants brings bag supper/lunch.) Complete registration form for Core Training and note in comments to the registrar that you are attending training module(s) as a refresher and the date you originally completed Core Training.Please contact the Godly Play Maritimes
READY TO REGISTER? Fill out this form and begin the Registration process. Our Registrar will contact you shortly and send you additional registration information.