First Responder Chaplaincy

Private Registration:

For anyone within the AACOG 13 county system, please contact Denise Thompson, Director Resiliency Peer Support District 7 Fire and Rescue PRIOR to registration at [email protected]

For all others registrants please continue with the normal registration process.

Location: Virtual

There is online course work PRIOR to and AFTER weekend workshops BEFORE course completion certificate is issued. Materials will be provided after course registration is completed.

Weekend One:
Oct 15, Thursday, 6-9:30p
Oct 16, Friday, 6-9:30p
Oct 17, Saturday, 9-7p

Weekend Two: 
Oct 22, Thursday, 6-9:30p
Oct 23, Friday, 6-9:30p
Oct 24, Saturday, 9-7p

Course Description

The First Responder Chaplaincy foundational course is designed to train, equip and empower first responder chaplains to navigate the intricacies of ministry within a secular agency. A chaplain is simply a minister in the workplace that performs a secular service.

Course Facilitator(s)
Sr. Chaplain Ken Schlenker, MDiv | Denise Joy Thompson, MSW, Ret. LTC, USAF

CAREForce provides organizational development, training, and practical response to individuals and organizations in crisis. Trained chaplains working within a triad of care consisting of mental health, peer support and chaplains, provide physical, emotional, cognitive, behavioral and spiritual support following a critical incident.

Registration $600

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