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Basic Certificate in Catechetics

This catechetical certificate demonstrates that a catechist has taken courses designed to impart the essential knowledge and skills needed to hand on the Faith. Ideally, this initial formation should precede the beginning of one’s catechetical ministry. Catechists who complete these basic courses and seminars should have the confidence and skills to be a parish catechist.

Certificate Objectives
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Certificate Requirements
Completion of four theology courses on the Catechism of the Catholic Church
Completion of one required Catechetics course
Completion of one required Scripture course