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SEND U Training Events

Training calendars from our learning partners:

Dates Topic Notes
July 8-10 Safety & Security training Two and a half days of pre-field training in safety and security led by SEND's Director of Corporate Security, Rich Ramirez.
July 11-23 MOP 202 A 2-week onsite Member Orientation Program for appointees going long-term with SEND, have been cleared by their coach, and have completed MOP 201. This training will be hosted at Ward Church in Michigan. Mid-term members are welcome to attend, but not required.
July 19- Sept. 10 TESOL Part 1 This is an 8 week online training. This class will teach you how to teach English for a platform for ministry. Part 1 is the “light” version of the certificate course. It's for those that think they might be teaching English but are not yet sure. AND it's for those that are teaching English already but have no training. Go to www.actesol.com for more information and links to apply. Facilitated by Melody Kuka and Darlene Jovellanos.
July 22 or August 5 5 Voices Workshop Discover your leadership voice and learn to communicate effectively with everyone you lead. This free 2-hour online training is offered by our Alliance partner, TEAM. Sign up on this website.
Aug 16 - Sept 18Team Leader OrientationThis 5-week online training course (6 hours/week) explores what it means to be an effective team leader in a mission organization. It is for those who are already team leaders or are already designated to become a team leader in the near future. The training is led by Ken Guenther. The price for SEND missionaries is $30 (please ask Ken for a coupon).
Aug 18-25Learning Culture through Purposeful ObservationLearning Culture through Purposeful Observation is a one-week online course designed to help you as a new missionary or cross-cultural worker to begin to put into practice your culture-learning skills. Requires an investment of 4-6 hours of learning time. All SEND long-term members are asked to take this course as part of MOP (MOP 301) about 6 months after arriving on the field.
Sept 6 - Oct 8, 2021TESOL Training in-person in Thailand5-week TESOL certificate. This course provides both theory, in-class practice teaching, and a real-life practicum, all in 5 weeks, at a missionary price. The in-class training runs Monday through Friday, 8am - 4pm every day with a lot of homework in the evenings and weekends. Go to www.actesol.com for more information. Sam and Melody Kuka as well as 2 other teacher trainers are involved.
Sept 13-20Learning Culture through Purposeful ObservationLearning Culture through Purposeful Observation is a one-week online course designed to help you as a new missionary or cross-cultural worker to begin to put into practice your culture-learning skills. Requires an investment of 4-6 hours of learning time. All SEND long-term members are asked to take this course as part of MOP (MOP 301) about 6 months after arriving on the field.
Sept 20-Dec 4 TESOL Part 2 an 8-week online training in TESOL. Gives the student the practice teaching component to put into practice what they have been learning. Students will be required to practice teaching 3 lessons on a group of 4-6 people (native or non-native speakers of English). Go to www.actesol.com for more information. The online classes end on Nov 19, and then there is a 2-week practicum after that.
Sept 22-24 Mission Leaders Conference The Missio Nexus Mission Leaders Conference provides leaders from the North American missions community a place to network and catalyze relationships in global missions. The 2021 conference is entitled “Innovate” and is hosted in Dallas, Texas.
Sept 29 - Oct 6 Contextualization and Culture Study an 8-day online course that addresses foundational concepts of contextualization and its importance for effective ministry.
Nov 15-22 Learning Culture through Purposeful Observation Learning Culture through Purposeful Observation is a one-week online course designed to help you as a new missionary or cross-cultural worker to begin to put into practice your culture-learning skills. Requires an investment of 4-6 hours of learning time. All SEND long-term members are asked to take this course as part of MOP (MOP 301) about 6 months after arriving on the field.
Jan 10 - Feb 12, 2022 Team Leader as Supervisor online course This 5-week course is focused on equipping the team leader with the tools to serve more effectively as a supervisor or manager of people. It builds on the Team Leader Orientation course, but TLO is not required as a prerequisite. The training is led by Ken Guenther. The price for SEND missionaries is $30 (please ask Ken for a coupon).
Jan 10 - March 4, 2022 TESOL Part 1 This is an 8 week online training. This class will teach you how to teach English for a platform for ministry. Part 1 is the “light” version of the certificate course. It's for those that think they might be teaching English but are not yet sure. AND it's for those that are teaching English already but have no training. Go to www.actesol.com for more information and links to apply. Facilitated by Melody Kuka and Darlene Jovellanos.
March 14 - May 6 TESOL Part 2 an 8-week online training in TESOL. Gives the student the practice teaching component to put into practice what they have been learning. Students will be required to practice teaching 3 lessons on a group of 4-6 people (native or non-native speakers of English). Go to www.actesol.com for more information. The online classes end on Nov 19, and then there is a 2-week practicum after that.

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