Advanced Certificate in Catechetics

Those who teach with authority change lives. Children, young people, and adults eagerly respond to knowledgeable and trained catechists. This training takes commitment, dedication, confidence, and zeal. With the courses and seminars required by the Advanced Certificate in Catechetics, lay volunteers, religion teachers, and parents become true catechists – those trained to teach the Faith with wisdom and knowledge.

Certificate Objectives

Certificate Requirements

  • Prerequisite certificate: Basic Certificate in Catechetics
  • Completion of the following required catechetical course RELED N042 Forming Disciples: Basic Tasks of Catechesis
  • Completion of any 2 Scripture online seminars or independent study courses
  • Completion of 1 online seminar or independent study course on Church History
  • Completion of 1 online seminar on Social Teachings or the independent study course: THEO N106 Constitutions on the Church in the Modern World
  • Completion of 1 online seminar or independent study course on Spirituality

Course List

For a description of each of these courses, click HERE and then click on each course icon.

View list of Online Seminar Courses.


Request Certificate
Students should complete the required courses and then submit a Certificate Request Form.