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Foundations for Ministry Certificate

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What is the Foundations for ministry certificate?

The FMC is relevant and practical instruction for men and women engaged in ministry across Canada.

Who is the foundations certificate for?

The FMC is for Church workers and lay individuals involved in ministry. Ambrose students currently enrolled in a degree program are NOT eligible for FMC classes or credit.

What are the FMC Courses Offered?

Students are required to take five courses in at least three different areas.

  • Understanding the Bible
  • The Christian Faith
  • Personal Formation and Development
  • Foundation of Ministry
  • Mission and Evangelism

When and Where will the Foundations Certificate be Offered?

FMC classes are offered at a variety of times throughout the year. 

What Format Is the Foundations Certificate?

The FMC will be seminar-style involving 10 hours of instruction, plus 30 hours of addition reading and written work.

How Much Will Each Class Cost?

$150.00 for credit, $50.00 for audit.

How do I Register for Classes?

Please fill out the FMC Course Registration Form by clicking here!

Instructors

Full-time Ambrose faculty and select ministry professionals.

Level of Instruction and Transfer

Courses are aimed at adult learners and are assessed on a pass/fail basis. Participants who wish to continue their studies at Ambrose, and who are accepted into one of its seminary programs, are eligible for a maximum of 3 credits towards a pastoral elective IF they successfully complete the FMC Certificate prior to starting their degree.

Questions?

Contact Office of the Registrar at registrar@ambrose.edu

Upcoming Offerings:


Professor: Arthur Wong
Location: Ambrose University (Online)
Dates: May 11-12, 2023
Time: 9:00am-3:00pm
Language: English
Semester: Spring 2023


Professor: Dr. Barnabas Wang
Location: Hybrid: Online & CCACA Office Ontario
Dates: June 3, 10, 17, 24, 2023
Time: 1:00pm-4:00pm
Language: Mandarin
Semester: Spring 2023


Professor: Charles Cook
Location: Ambrose University (Online)
Dates: November 24-25, 2023
Time: 9:00am-3:00pm
Language: English
Semester: Fall 2023
Note: There will be an additional $80.00 fee for this course for the IDI Inventory


Professor: Dan Ibsen
Location: Ambrose University (Online)
Dates: October 13-14, 2023
Time: 9:00am-3:00pm
Language: English
Semester: Fall 2023