2017 Summer Adult Formation and Certification Program

Please click here to view additional locations offering Basic Teachings/Adult Formation classes.  

For Spanish classes, click here. 

 

ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR SUMMER ADULT FORMATION & CERTIFICATION IS OPEN!

The following classes will be offered at the Diocesan Pastoral Center during our 2017 summer catechetical program. All classes below will acquire certification credit for DREs, catechists, catholic school teachers, youth ministers, etc. All adults are welcomed to attend these classes regardless of whether you seek certification credit or plan to attend to have greater knowledge of our faith.

Participants must attend all class hours for full attendance certification credit. Certificates of completion for each course will be distributed at the completion of each course. 

For detailed class description, please click here! 

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!

Multiple Day Courses

Dates Course Cost Time
June 5-8

Church History 

(16 hour course)

$60 9:30 am-1:30 pm
June 12-15

Church / Ecclesiology

(16 hour course)

$60 9:30 am-1:30 pm
June 19-22

Christian Morality

(16 hour course)

$60 9:30 am-1:30 pm

To register online for classes on June 5-22, please click here. 

To print out a copy of the registration form to fax or mail, please click here. 

June 26-30

Basic Teachings--Sacred Scripture

Basic Teachings--Creed

Basic Teachings--Liturgy & Sacraments

Basic Teachings--Moralidad

Basic Teachings--Prayer & Spirituality 

$50 9:30 am-4 pm

To print out a copy of the registration form for the Basics, please click here. 

 

Additional Courses

Dates Course Cost Time
July 5 Media & Technology $35 9:30 am-3:30 pm
July 6 Learning Theories & Learning Styles $35 9:30 am-1:30 pm

To register online for classes on July 5-6, please click here. 

To print out a copy of the registration form to fax or mail, please click here. 

July 10 Introduction to Theology of the Body  $35 9 am-1 pm
July 10 Reproduction & Procreation  $20 2-4 pm
July 11 Advanced Theology of the Body $50 9 am-4 pm
July 12 Contemporary Issues of Concern in Human Sexual Morality $50 9 am-4 pm
July 13 Love and Friendship in Christian Marriage & Celibacy $35 9 am-1 pm
July 13 Methods and Resources $20 2-4 pm

To register for the classes on July 10-13, please click here. 

July 17 Building Intercultural Competence in Ministry Part 1 $45** 9:30 am-1:30 pm
July 18 Building Intercultural Competence in Ministry Part 2 ** 9:30 am-1:30 pm
July 19 Building Intercultural Competence in Ministry Part 3 ** 9:30 am-1:30 pm

To register online for the above BICM class, please click here. 

To print out a copy of the registration form to fax or mail, please click here. 

July 20 Principles of Adult Formation (4 hours) $35 9:30 am-1:30 pm
July 24 National Directory for Catechesis (4 hours) $35 9:30 am-1:30 pm
July 25 New Evangelization & Catechesis $35 9:30 am-1:30 pm
July 26 Coll. B: Building Community $35 9:30 am-1:30 pm
July 27 Christian Leadership (4 hours) $35 9:30 am-1:30 pm 

 To register online for classes on July 20-27, please click here. 

To print out a copy of the registration form to fax or mail, please click here. 

For detailed class description, please click here!

For questions regarding certification and credit hours, please contact:

Carolyn Martinez, (512) 949-2461 

Gustavo Rodriguez, (512) 949-2542

For questions regarding registration, please contact:

Yolanda Sanchez, (512) 949-2492