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Waikato/Bay of Plenty: SCNZ Certificate Training Phase 3,4

8 June - 9 June

Location of September Waikato/Bay of Plenty Sports Chaplaincy training
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Course Structure of Waikato Sports Chaplaincy training

Waikato / Bay of Plenty Sports Chaplaincy training Phase 3,4 will run over 2 days, from 9am until 4pm. Each day will include one phase of training, consisting of six hours of interactive class time, plus breaks for lunch, and also morning and afternoon tea.

Phase Three:

  • Mentoring
  • Active listening
  • Reason for the hope (sharing the gospel with gentleness and respect)
  • SCNZ’s code of conduct
  • Sports organisations
  • Field trip

Phase Four:

  • Health and safety
  • Family life
  • Grief, loss and transitions
  • Suicide awareness
  • Pathway to placement
  • Developing your game plan

This is the second half of SCNZ’s Four Phase training, designed for those who have already completed Phases One and Two. For more information contact matt.hawkins@sportschaplaincy.co.nz.


Following each session, there is time for you to reflect on your learning and its application.

After completing all four phases, you may then apply to become an accredited Sports Chaplain.

More information about SCNZ training.

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Minimum Attendance

If a minimum of 5 trainees is not met, then you will be notified 2 weeks before the start date and any money you have paid will be refunded.

Fees for Waikato Sports Chaplaincy training

Your course fees cover:

  • Interactive training with experienced trainers
  • Comprehensive training notes
  • Venue hire
  • And, most important of all, morning and afternoon tea
2 Phases (3-4)

Early Bird Price: $225*

Full Price: $250


In order to secure your Waikato / Bay of Plenty Phase 3,4 training registration, a deposit of $50 is required.  The balance needs to be paid 1 week prior to the  training.

*For early bird pricing you must have your registration submitted and deposit paid 1 month before training commences. So register now to take advantage of early bird pricing.

Your church or chaplaincy outlet may wish to help by sponsoring the cost of training, and also your membership fee. Therefore, we suggest you discuss this with them.

Scholarships are also available for those in financial hardship. If you would like to apply for a scholarship then please contact the training organiser.

Register your interest now



8 June
9 June
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Matt Hawkins
John Parker


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