Certificate of Youth Ministry

Don’t let anyone think less of you because you are young. Be an example to all believers in what you say, in the way you live, in your love, your faith, and your purity.
1 Timothy 4:12
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Academic Level

Certificate/Diploma

Duration

6-8 Months

Assessment

Yes. Certificate of Completion

Study Method

Online

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Certificate of Youth Ministry Overview

Do you feel the Lord calling you to youth ministry—leading a youth group? Fast track your Call with the Certificate of Youth Ministry. You will be prepared for youth ministry in a church, and learn how to interact with youth in the community.

The Certificate of Youth Ministry helps you understand how to engage youth culture and how to minister to young people inside the Church and in your community.

Ps Scott Wellard teaches on a vast array of relevant topics and also interviews several leading youth pastors who share their insights and thoughts about youth ministry. Every aspect of youth ministry is covered including junior youth, high school youth and young adults are all considered in the Certificate of Youth Ministry.

Who is the Certificate of Youth Ministry for

  • The Certificate of Youth Ministry is a specialist qualification designed for those who want to learn how to lead and grow a local church youth group.
  • It is ideal for those in youth ministry and wants to see their youth group grow and flourish in God.

What you will learn

Youth Ministry 1 – Part 1

  • How to understand youth culture and apply it to youth ministry in a local Church. Then use those skills to reach out to young people in the community.

Youth Ministry 1 – Part 2

  • To develop yourself as a leader and develop the leadership skills of those around you in your youth ministry.

Youth Ministry 2 – Part 1

  • How to understand the changing society and the impact those changes have on communicating with youth when you are competing for their attention.

Youth Ministry 2 – Part 2

  • To reflect & adapt to changes to grow a successful ministry, including junior youth, high school youth & young adults. Building the skills needed by youth leaders to minister in a local church.

Concepts for Youth Ministry

  • Learn valuable drivers for effective youth ministry including; purpose, small groups, events, transitions and health indicators.

Included Courses

Youth Ministry 1: Certified – Part 1

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This course is designed to give students an overview of effective youth ministry in a local church. Students will explore youth culture, creating pathways and discipling young people into a youth ministry. The learning is then applied in a local Church setting.

Curriculum Covered

  1. Course Description
  2. Introduction
  3. The “brief” History of Youth
  4. Why Do Youth Ministry?
  5. Interview – Brent Killeen 1
  6. Interview – Brent Killeen 2
  7. Understanding Youth Culture
  8. Engaging Youth Culture
  9. Interview – Nathan McMillan 1
  10. Interview – Nathan McMillan 2
  11. Creating Pathways
  12. Discipling Young People 1
  13. Discipling Young People 2
  14. Interview – Jonathan Green 1
  15. Interview – Jonathan Green 2

About your instructors

Pastor Scott Wellard Axx

Pastor Scott Wellard

Pastor/Church Planter, Rope Chapel, Liverpool. Scott is an experienced minister of religion with a demonstrated history of working in the civic & social organisation industry. He is skilled in youth leadership, preaching, church growth, social justice, and youth empowerment. Scott is currently church planting in Liverpool (UK) with a strong emphasis on community.

Brenton Killen

Brenton Killeen

For almost two decades Brenton has invested in youth and young adults ministry through various local, state, and national leadership roles. This positive history and broad experience has shaped a communication style that is flexible and effective for any setting and any age range. He communicates with deep insight into issues related to life, faith, and culture encouraging people to discover God in the midst of their circumstances. Brenton is currently the CEO-International at Jerry’s House, previously Director of Mustard Leadership Australia (a secondary schools student ministry), and Director of the Australian National Youth Ministry Convention.

Course Reviews

4.9
4.9 out of 5 stars (based on 13 reviews)
Excellent92%
Very good8%
Average0%
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MORE THAN ENOUGH!

06/15/2024

Got information more than enough to do well as a youth minister

Godwill Modibo
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Good enough!

06/14/2024

The information gotten is good enough to get me thinking and doing the right thing expected from me in youth ministry. Thank you!

Godwill
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The insight on Engel Scale

03/19/2024

I am very blessed to find this new scale which open my eyes on the steps the lead someone to Christ (Evangelism) and Discipleship.

Opio Joel Vincent
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Youth Ministry 1: Certified – Part 2

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This course is designed to give students a broad overview of effective leadership of youth ministry, in a local church context. Students will learn a framework for evangelism and how to develop themselves as a leader and develop the leadership skills of those around them in youth ministry.

Curriculum Covered

  1. Course Description
  2. Building a Culture for Evangelism
  3. Framework for Evangelism
  4. Communicating to Youth
  5. Interview – Aaron Kelly 1
  6. Interview – Aaron Kelly 2
  7. Reaching Your Community
  8. Schools Outreach
  9. Safe Youth Ministries
  10. Interview – Dave Edgar 1
  11. Interview – Dave Edgar 2
  12. The How To’s. “Events”, Money and Speakers
  13. The How To’s. Volunteers and Burnout
  14. Interview – Michael Reed 1
  15. Interview – Michael Reed 2

About your instructors

Pastor Scott Wellard Axx

Pastor Scott Wellard

Pastor/Church Planter, Rope Chapel, Liverpool. Scott is an experienced minister of religion with a demonstrated history of working in the civic & social organisation industry. He is skilled in youth leadership, preaching, church growth, social justice, and youth empowerment. Scott is currently church planting in Liverpool (UK) with a strong emphasis on community.

Dave Edgar

Dave Edgar

Director of Youth Alive Victoria His vision is for teenagers to come to know Jesus and develop their relationship with Him. He has a heart for discipleship and a desire to see Churches unified across the state of Victoria for the cause of Jesus Christ.

Course Reviews

4.9
4.9 out of 5 stars (based on 13 reviews)
Excellent92%
Very good8%
Average0%
Poor0%
Terrible0%

MORE THAN ENOUGH!

06/15/2024

Got information more than enough to do well as a youth minister

Godwill Modibo
Avatar for Godwill Modibo

Good enough!

06/14/2024

The information gotten is good enough to get me thinking and doing the right thing expected from me in youth ministry. Thank you!

Godwill
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The insight on Engel Scale

03/19/2024

I am very blessed to find this new scale which open my eyes on the steps the lead someone to Christ (Evangelism) and Discipleship.

Opio Joel Vincent
Avatar for Opio Joel Vincent
Youth Ministry 2: Certified – Part 1

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This course builds on Youth Ministry 1, by investigating how to understand the changing society and the impact of those changes have on communicating to youth when you are competing for their attention.

Curriculum Covered

  1. Course Description
  2. Introduction
  3. Youth Min 1 Recap
  4. Youth Min 2 Scope
  5. A thought to consider
  6. The Changing Face of Australia
  7. Secular Society
  8. Multi-Faith Society
  9. Food for Thought
  10. Communicating with Young People
  11. The Impact of Social Media
  12. Connecting with a Wireless World
  13. Food for Thought (2)
  14. Insights 1
  15. Insights 2 – Discipleship & Evangelism
  16. Insights 3 -Success, Church Family & Youth Families
  17. Pulse Check
  18. Reaching Young People
  19. Reaching Young People (2)
  20. Food for Thought (3)
  21. Interview – Brenton Killeen
  22. Interview- Brent Killeen (2)
  23. Interview- Brent Killeen (3)
  24. Mentoring
  25. Types of Young People
  26. Coaching
  27. Food for Thought (4)

About your instructors

Pastor Scott Wellard Axx

Pastor Scott Wellard

Pastor/Church Planter, Rope Chapel, Liverpool. Scott is an experienced minister of religion with a demonstrated history of working in the civic & social organisation industry. He is skilled in youth leadership, preaching, church growth, social justice, and youth empowerment. Scott is currently church planting in Liverpool (UK) with a strong emphasis on community.

Brenton Killen

Brenton Killeen

For almost two decades Brenton has invested in youth and young adults ministry through various local, state, and national leadership roles. This positive history and broad experience has shaped a communication style that is flexible and effective for any setting and any age range. He communicates with deep insight into issues related to life, faith, and culture encouraging people to discover God in the midst of their circumstances. Brenton is currently the CEO-International at Jerry’s House, previously Director of Mustard Leadership Australia (a secondary schools student ministry), and Director of the Australian National Youth Ministry Convention.

Course Reviews

5.0
5.0 out of 5 stars (based on 13 reviews)
Excellent100%
Very good0%
Average0%
Poor0%
Terrible0%

SUFFICIENTLY ENOUGH!

06/18/2024

So far, I have gotten sufficiently enough knowledge to get my youth ministry journey going great. Thank you very much!

Godwill Modibo
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EXCELLENTLY ENOUGH FOR ME!

06/17/2024

So far, so good, I have gotten an excellently enough information to do well as a youth minister. Thank you!

Godwill Modibo
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Youth ministry development

03/23/2024

It is a about caring for the youth at different ages.

Opio Joel Vincent
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Youth Ministry 2: Certified – Part 2

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This course builds on Youth Ministry 1, by investigating how to reflect & adapt to changes to grow a successful ministry, including junior youth, high school youth & young adults. It includes a series of teachings and interviews with leading youth pastors. Building skills needed by youth leaders operating in local churches.

Curriculum Covered

  1. Course Description
  2. The Bible
  3. Young People and the Church
  4. Food for Thought (1)
  5. Insights- Sam Hearn
  6. Interview- Sam Hearn (2)
  7. Interview- Sam Hearn (3)
  8. Interview – Roxy Rodericks
  9. Interview – Roxy Rodericks (2)
  10. Interview – Roxy Rodericks (3)
  11. Junior Youth
  12. High School Youth
  13. Young Adults

About your instructors

Pastor Scott Wellard Axx

Pastor Scott Wellard

Pastor/Church Planter, Rope Chapel, Liverpool. Scott is an experienced minister of religion with a demonstrated history of working in the civic & social organisation industry. He is skilled in youth leadership, preaching, church growth, social justice, and youth empowerment. Scott is currently church planting in Liverpool (UK) with a strong emphasis on community.

Course Reviews

5.0
5.0 out of 5 stars (based on 13 reviews)
Excellent100%
Very good0%
Average0%
Poor0%
Terrible0%

SUFFICIENTLY ENOUGH!

06/18/2024

So far, I have gotten sufficiently enough knowledge to get my youth ministry journey going great. Thank you very much!

Godwill Modibo
Avatar for Godwill Modibo

EXCELLENTLY ENOUGH FOR ME!

06/17/2024

So far, so good, I have gotten an excellently enough information to do well as a youth minister. Thank you!

Godwill Modibo
Avatar for Godwill Modibo

Youth ministry development

03/23/2024

It is a about caring for the youth at different ages.

Opio Joel Vincent
Avatar for Opio Joel Vincent
Concepts for Youth Ministry: Certified

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Meeting the needs of people from various life-stage groups within the local church is vital. This course examines effective principles for groups with an emphasis on Youth, for you to apply in your own setting.

Curriculum Covered

  1. Course Description
  2. Identifying Purpose
  3. Evaluating Purpose
  4. Evaluating Health
  5. Health Indicators
  6. Young Adults 1
  7. Young Adults 2
  8. Young Adults 3
  9. Working with Volunteers
  10. Connecting People into Small Groups
  11. Small Groups 1
  12. Small Groups 2
  13. Small Groups 3
  14. Process & Administration
  15. Event Management
  16. Life as Youth Pastors
  17. Seasons of Transition
  18. Transition Through Church
  19. Closing Thoughts

About your instructors

Pastor Scott Wellard Axx

Pastor Scott Wellard

Pastor/Church Planter, Rope Chapel, Liverpool. Scott is an experienced minister of religion with a demonstrated history of working in the civic & social organisation industry. He is skilled in youth leadership, preaching, church growth, social justice, and youth empowerment. Scott is currently church planting in Liverpool (UK) with a strong emphasis on community.

Course Reviews

5.0
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What a great lesson

03/24/2024

So much blessed to have listened to the testimonies and experiences of the teachers on this course. The principles I have learnt here definitely will go ahead to help support our youth ministry profoundly. Especially in transitioning from one stage to another, handling great events, and so on.

Opio Joel Vincent
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Wonderful

09/19/2022

Thank you for this information!! I was able to take it back to my other youth volunteers and use so many aspects.

Shazta Krupala
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Aspirational and inspirational

11/26/2021

Breathtaking, and a beautiful down to earth skill set and insightful knowledge base

JL
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Certificate of Youth Ministry Enrolment Options

Monthly Subscription

$AUD 30 / mo
  • Every aspect of Youth Ministry covered
  • 5 Specifically Designed Courses
  • Access with an active subscription
  • 89 Lessons
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Upfront Payment

$AUD 125
  • Every aspect of Youth Ministry covered
  • 5 Specifically Designed Courses
  • Lifetime access to all resources
  • 89 Lessons

Certificate of Youth Ministry Snapshot

  • 5 specifically designed courses
  • 89 lessons
  • 29 hours on-demand video
  • Certification
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on computer, mobile devices and TV
  • All learning resources, handouts and E-library at no extra cost
  • Personalised Certified Certificate of Completion

Certificate of Youth Ministry Reviews

4.9
4.9 out of 5 stars (based on 9 reviews)
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Very good10%
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This course fanned my passion for youth ministry from an ember to a flame.

06/04/2024

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PASSION FOR YOUTH MINISTRY

04/25/2024

Opio Joel Vincent
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Very enlightening and a great refresher!

04/05/2024

Abi Eiserman-Swaby
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Certificate of Youth Ministry Requirements

  • This qualification only requires a desire to see youth group grow in a local church.
  • A heart to see the lives of young people changed.
  • Learners are welcome to commence this qualification at any time
  • A computer, tablet or smartphone is required
  • No additional software is required
  • Internet connection is required
  • Lessons are presented in English

All assessment tasks must be completed to be certified

  • Learners are required to complete all video lessons
  • Each lesson has a short multiple choice quiz
  • There are no essays to be written in this qualification
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