Accredited Pastoral Continuous Professional Development (CPD) Training

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The programme has been approved and registered by ACRP as an accredited, structured CPD in terms of the ACRP CPD policy. The registration number is 19-05. The 18 sub-modules of the CPD course are numbered in sequence, 19-05-01 through 19-05-17. Each sub-module has been awarded 20 CPD points, which is equal to the minimum CPD points an ACRP affiliate has to earn annually. A table indicating the registration numbers and other relevant information regarding the approved structured CPD programme accompanies below:

Course name Course Type CPD Points Duration in National Hours
1 KM-01 – Essentials and characteristics of religious practitioners 20 65
2 KM-02.1– The Bible and Bible interpretation: Hermeneutics and the New Testament 20 60
3 KM-02.2 – The Bible and Bible interpretation: Hermeneutics and the Old Testament 20 60
4 KM-02.3– The Bible and Bible interpretation: Hermeneutics and the Poetry and Wisdom Literature 20 60
5 KM-02.4 – The Bible and Bible interpretation: Hermeneutics and the Gospels 20 60
6 KM-02.5 – The Bible and Bible interpretation: Hermeneutics and the Revelation 20 60
7 KM-03 – Basic Christian concepts 20 65
8 KM-04 – Christian ethics 20 78
9 KM-05 – History of the church and an overview of a variety of Christian traditions 20 58
10 KM-06 – Principles of building the faith community 20 58
11 KM-07 – Principles of preaching 20 81
12 KM-08 – Principles of conducting services 20 +- 60
13 KM-09 – Spiritual formation, life skills training and value system development 20 +-60
14 KM-10 – Principles of pastoral counselling in a Christian context 20 +-60
15 KM-11 – The missional calling of the Church 20 +-60
16 KM-12 – Principles of church leadership and ministry management 20 +-60
17 KM-13 – Church administration, accountability and financial management 20 +-60

Note: The above mentioned CPD courses are equivalent to the NQF 5 Level Qualification accredited by the QCTO