Basic Catechist Certification

The following courses have been approved by the Diocese of Arlington for basic certification. All of these courses are noncredit online individual courses that allow for direct interaction with the instructor.

The diocese recommends that all catechists beginning with the following methods course when working on Basic Certification.

For a description of each of these courses, please consult the online course catalog.

Course Number Course Title CEU's
RELED N001 Basic Catechetics for Discipleship 1


The following courses may be used to complete the requirements for basic certification

Course Number Course Title Area of Study CEU's
THEO N005 The Profession of Faith The Creed 2
THEO N006 The Celebration of Christian Mystery The Sacraments 3
THEO N007 Life in Christ The Moral Life 3
THEO N008 Christian Prayer The Life of Prayer 3


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