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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.

Topics include:

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


August 8
9:00 am - 5:00 pm


Baptist Ministry Centre
5 Saunders Close
Macquarie Park, NSW 2113 Australia
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