Catechist Formation - Level 2 (ages 6-9)
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This 104-hour course provides the training required to achieve certification by the National Association of the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd for catechesis of 6-9 year-olds. After the first seven days of the course through August, 2018, participants will have enough training to begin working with children in Level 2. To participate in this training, catechists must already be certified in Level 1 by the National Association for the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd.
First Half - Summer, 2018 (56 hours)
Sat, June 9, 8AM to 5PM (8 hours)
Mon, June 11, 8AM to 5PM (8 hours)
Wed-Thu, July 18-19, 8AM to 5PM (16 hours)
Tue-Thu, August 7-9, 8AM to 5PM (24 hours)
Second Half - Summer, 2019 (48 hours)
Fri-Sat, June 7-8, 8AM to 5PM (16 hours)
Wed-Thu, July 17-18, 8AM to 5PM (16 hours)
Wed-Thu, August 7-8, 8AM to 5PM (16 hours)
Janette Vincent, Head Catechist for the Greater Sacramento Atrium, heads a team of seven lead catechists and ten assistant catechists, serving children from almost 30 different parishes. She is certified by the National Association for the Catechesis of the Good Shepherd, and has led over 3,000 hours of catechesis with 3-12 year olds since 2004. Janette is married with three homeschooled children. She practiced medicine as a family physician before becoming a stay-at-home mother.
This training is at the Greater Sacramento Atrium in Elverta, just north of Natomas. Address, map and directions will be sent to enrollees.
The following tuition amounts are for catechists from parishes within the Diocese of Sacramento. Applicants who are not from parishes in the Diocese of Sacramento, please contact us for tuition amounts.
Simple lunches are included. Because Catechesis of the Good Shepherd Greater Sacramento is a 501(c)(3) exempt nonprofit organization, your tuition may be tax deductible.
The deadline to apply for financial assistance was May 11, 2018 at 4PM. In fairness to all, please do not ask us to make special individual exceptions to this firm deadline. If you have already been accepted into the training, and wish to request additional financial assistance than you were originally awarded, click here.
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Training space is limited. We will promptly return/refund payments to applicants who we cannot enroll.