Purpose: Individuals who demonstrate substantial skill and experience as an RW Shepherd may apply for advanced training that will enhance their ability to build a relational culture in their church by modeling, teaching and assisting others in practicing RW and peacemaking in challenging life situations (1 Tim. 4:15).
Advanced RW Shepherds are also trained to use RW360’s values-based resources for community outreach, evangelism and church growth (see Using RW for Witnessing and Evangelism).
Cost: $295 | Study: 22 hours | Application: 4 hours | Total Time: 26 hours
Prerequisites: Complete RW Shepherd Training.
Training Requirements: Read and summarize two relevant books, complete two online lessons (Building a Relational Culture and Using RW for Outreach, Evangelism and Church Growth), apply principles to hypothetical and real life case studies, and participate in an online discussion group that reviews key case studies.
Simultaneous Advanced RW Instructor Certificate: You may simultaneously earn an Advanced RW Instructor Certificate (with no additional application fee) while completing the Advanced RW Shepherd Certificate requirements.
Iron Sharpening Iron: Individuals who complete this training will be invited to participate in quarterly online discussions of insights, best practices and real-life case studies for RW Shepherds.
For more details, see the RW360 Academic Catalog.
To register, go to RW Academy.