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Pastoral Care Courses

Certificate in Presiding Eldership

Course Overview

The Presbyterian Church of Trinidad and Tobago (PCTT) has a Voluntary Order known as the Presiding Elder. Presiding Elders are entrusted with the authority of pastoral care and to administer the Sacraments (Holy Baptism and Holy Communion). The Certificate in Presiding Eldership places emphasis on the Sacraments and Church Administration of The PCTT.

Requirements: Preference will be given to applicants who are forty-five (45) years and over. Students are expected to meet the basic requirements for entry into the programme. A student may meet any of the following two requirements:

  • Five CXC/GCE passes (Grades I-II) including English Language or its equivalent.


  • Consideration will be given to students who are 45 years and over but do not possess five (5) subjects at Ordinary Level.

Courses

  • Church History, Beliefs, Governance and Leadership
  • Communication Studies
  • Old Testament Studies
  • New Testament Studies
  • Worship
  • Liturgical Studies
  • Pastoral Work and Care

Duration: Four (4) Months


Cost: $3,500.00


*This course is a requirement of The Presbyterian Church of Trinidad and Tobago (PCTT) for Presiding Elders.



Fee Breakdown

CERTIFICATE IN PRESIDING ELDERSHIP
COST
MODULE 1 OLD TESTAMENT STUDIES

$500

MODULE 2 NEW TESTAMENT STUDIES

$500

MODULE 3 COMMUNICATION STUDIES

$500

MODULE 4 WORSHIP

$500

MODULE 5 LITURGICAL STUDIES

$500

MODULE 6 PASTORAL WORK & CARE

$500

MODULE 7 CHURCH HISTORY, BELIEFS, GOVERNANCE & LEADERSHIP

$500

TOTAL COST

$3,500


Safety Notice

Guided by our commitment to the safety of all our stakeholders, we adjust how our courses and events are offered according to guidelines of the Ministry of Health amidst the prevailing COVID-19.


Department Contact

For further details or any inquiries contact the College via email or Contact Us


Principal:

Reverend Adrian Sieunarine

adrian.sieunarine@satc.edu.tt

Office Administrator:

Ms. Kimberly Ramkissoon

kimberly.ramkissoon@satc.edu.tt

Bursar:

Ms. Raquel Sooklalsingh-Paul

raquel.paul@satc.edu.tt


1.868.657.7554 | 1.868.643.0449

Mon – Fri : 08:00 a. m to 4:00. p. m.

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San Fernando

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