Training & Support

Regular Training and Review
Nick and the Education team provide training during daytimes and evenings throughout the year and Nick can also respond to specific requests from churches for training, review of their ministry, and planning.

Download details of Nick’s training programme Training Brochure 2016-17 July 2016. FINAL

The Big E Training Day
This annual training day for children’s and youth workers takes place in September/October, and attracts 200 delegates for a huge range of workshops and seminars. Click here for details.

Check out our Big E Facebook page and feel free to like our page!

Messy Cathedral – Celebrating Messy Church in Nottinghamshire

Click here for details Messy Cathedral Flyer 2016

Lay Ministry Training

Nick is pleased to hear from any individuals who feel called to improve their skills with children and families, and would benefit from further training. Just make contact….

Leading Children is an extension studies course from St John’s College, Nottingham. It is designed to help volunteers and paid staff with some experience of children’s ministry to reflect on good practice and sharpen their skills. Follow the Distance learning – Faith for Life links from





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