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We offer a variety of training courses designed to equip church leaders across our region



The BU have developed a range of Safeguarding training which we deliver in our region. To find out more click here.

Core Leaders Training 

Our Core Leaders Training  is open to any Baptist Pastor / Deacon / Elder / Church Leader. 

The course is run in different networks across the Association throughout the year and covers 6 subjects

  • Spirituality
  • Trusteeship
  • Spiritual Life of the Core Team
  • Working Together
  • Decision Making
  • Mission/Pastoral Care

There are two sessions on separate dates and to complete the course you will need to attend both sessions. 

Our next course will be in the autumn.

Any churches / individuals are interested in attending (or hosting, in the churches case) a course in their area please contact our Training Coordinator Pam Kerley.


The Baptist Union webinar is now available to watch in the form of a YouTube video via the Baptist Union's new GDPR dedicated page

First Aid

We don't run regular First aid training sessions, but can organise training for groups of at least 8 people from one church or a number of churches in a similar are. Please click here for more information or to request a training course.

Food Safety

It is usually easier to book your food safety training on-line and there are number of organisations who are RoSPA approved. For more information click here.

Mental Wellbeing

We are working with a number of partners to offer a variety of training options from a basic introduction to the complete Mental Health First Aid training.

Please click here for more information.

Upcoming training

Our current programme of events is below to book into any course simply click on the link