Curriculum

The CMLC curriculum – a closer look

*These subjects have classes that are taken online – prior to attending the course. The number of online classes is shown in brackets.

Module 1: Foundations (2 weeks)

Number of classes

Biblical basis for child evangelism

5

*An introduction to interpreting a Biblical text

5 (2)

Teaching Bible truths to children

22

Evangelising children – teaching the Gospel on the level of a child and counselling for salvation

18

*The child – growth, development & basic needs

6 (4)

The devotional life of the children’s worker

5

Interpersonal relationships

5

Total

66

Module 2: Basics (2 weeks)

Number of classes

Biblical basis for child evangelism

5

Teaching a Bible lesson

30

Reaching children through Good news Clubs

15

Visual communication

5

CEF Multimedia ministry

5

Total

60

Students who have not taken the Teaching Children Effectively level 1 training can receive the certificate for this course upon successful completion of modules 1&2.

Module 3: Teaching todays child (3 weeks)

Number of classes

Innovative methods to reach and teach children

19

Teaching little kids

5

Reaching and teaching teens

8

Reaching children from different religious backgrounds

12

Problems children face

14

Walking with God – help for the saved child

10

Living a victorious life

10

Total

78

Students who have not taken the Teaching Children Effectively level 2 training can receive the certificate for this course upon successful completion of module 3.

Module 4: Ministry strategy & training (2 weeks)

Number of classes

Principles in building a ministry

15

The inspirational teacher trainer

25

Great themes from the book of Ephesians

10

Communicating with prayer partners

6

Time management

4

Total

60

Module 5: CEF distinctives (2 weeks)

Number of classes

The CEF worker

8

Building a CEF ministry

13

Building a CEF training ministry

13

Spiritual leadership

8

CEF multimedia ministry

5

Great themes from the book of Galatians

10

A brief history of CEF

3

Total

60