We deeply value the relationships we have with churches and non-profit organizations across North America.
Trinity Western University was formed from a vision of the Evangelical Free Churches of America. Throughout our history we have walked alongside Christian churches and communities. We’ve consistently depended on each other for support, prayer and fulfilling the mission of developing godly Christian leaders. As fellow members of the body of Christ we hope to continue building relationships with churches in our area and around the world.
As the COVID-19 situation continues to develop around the world, churches and para-church organizations are finding ways to adapt and continue fulfilling the Great Commission during this time. As an arm of the Church, our desire is to support our broader communities with necessary resources and training to empower them to lead well during this time of crisis. To that end, we have collected a series of links to resources and articles that we have found helpful and trust you will as well. In addition, we have highlighted our academic programs and training that we believe will best serve you and your organization during this season.
Programs & Courses
Online Learning & Facilitation Certification
In an effort to serve and equip organizational leaders during this unprecedented season of virtual communication amidst a global crisis, we are offering our Online Learning & Facilitation Certification to attendees of N.T. Wright’s "Gospel Gathering" at a significant discount.
This 3-course program teaches professionals across disciplines the methods and techniques of online or hybrid learning professionals that enable them to create transformative learning experiences by applying the use of technology, time and physical space to support practical learning outcomes. This certification teaches participants to identify and incorporate appropriate digital platforms and resources (i.e. Zoom) to create and sustain a participatory learning environment that supports critical and creative thinking in a variety of disciplines.
Specific learning outcomes from this certification include:
Planning appropriate group processes to support transformative learning
Identifying a variety of facilitation and coaching methods and techniques
Demonstrate effective facilitation and coaching communication skills
Developing competency in creating inclusive learning environments of safety and trust
This stand-alone certification serves as the foundation for the Graduate Certificate in Adult Learning: Coaching and Facilitation, which can be achieved with only 2 additional courses. These courses can also be applied towards achieving a Masters of Arts in Leadership (MA Leadership) designation.
If you are interested in this opportunity please provide your information below and we’ll follow up with you accordingly.
Additional Program Opportunities
For Christian Leaders seeking to navigate COVID-19 with faith, hope, and grace: