Events and training

The Parenting for Faith team lead and are part of a variety of events.

If you’d like to book us for your online or physical event, read about the types of training we offer.

If you would like someone to come alongside you as you start the Parenting for Faith journey at your church, click here to find a local Parenting for Faith Champion.

We also a number of freely available training videos for leaders and volunteers which you are welcome to use.

Upcoming events

Explore upcoming Parenting for Faith events.

Your event

We tailor each event to your needs. Get an idea of what we can offer by exploring our types of training, then book a speaker.

The Forge Gathering from Parenting for Faith

The Forge Gathering is a residential retreat for children’s, youth and families workers (both paid and voluntary) hosted by the Parenting for Faith team. We run two a year and both events for 2024 are bookable by the link below.

Certificate in Parenting for Faith

The Cliff College short course in Parenting for Faith can be accessed as an online course or a five-day residential programme. Both have an optional assessment at the end in order to gain a certificate.

Parenting as a Church Leader sessions

We have created some training sessions especially for the unique challenge of parenting for faith when you’re a leader in the church too. Find out how to help your child flourish in their connection with God, even when it feels like you’re living in a goldfish bowl.


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