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Advanced Creating Safe Spaces
August 8 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Each year we partner with the NSW/ACT Baptists Association to provide an opportunity for Pastors, Leaders and Safe Church Team members to further develop their understanding of safe church issues through a two-day Advanced Creating Safe Spaces course.
Dates: Monday 8th August and Monday 22nd August 2022 (from 9am to 5pm each day – please note you must participate on both days)
Location: Baptist Ministry Centre, 5 Saunders Close, Macquarie Park.
Cost: $100 per person, plus $40 for each additional person from the same church.
Completion of Creating Safe Spaces within the last three years is a prerequisite for this course.
Completing Advanced Creating Safe Spaces will attract one OPD point.
This training supplements the Creating Safe Spaces program with additional detail about culture, insurance, protective factors, reporting obligations and ways that you can care for victims of abuse and promote a Safe Church culture.
You will hear from industry and ministry leaders with experience in child protection, risk management, leadership and church culture. The program also involves opportunities for discussion of practical scenarios to assist you with implementation in your context.
Boundaries, Misconduct, Abuse and Conflict
Responding to Misconduct and/or Abuse Allegations and Conflict
Child Protection and complying with the Child Safe Standards recommended by the Royal Commission
Implementation of best practice in ministry
Updates on new Government Legislation
Safe Ministry with Persons of Concern and Known Sex Offenders
WHS, Risk Management and Insurance requirements
Caring for Survivors of Abuse, and
Churches assisting victims of Domestic and Family Violence.
More Information: Please contact Maree Graham