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SEND U Training Events

Training calendars from our learning partners:

2022
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2023
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Jan 2 - Feb 24 TESOL Part 1 This is an 8-week online training. This class will teach you how to teach English as 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. It's for those that are teaching English already but have no training. Go to www.actesol.org for more information and links to apply. Facilitated by Melody Kuka and Darlene Jovellanos.
Jan 9 - Feb 10 TESOL trainingA 5-week in-person training in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Asia's Center for TESOL has been training TESOL teachers for 20+ years. ACT and its staff are dedicated to providing quality instruction, experience, and resources to our students. ASEAN Center for TESOL in Thailand is the same organization but works both in Thailand and globally.
Jan 23 - 30 Learning Culture Through Purposeful Observation (EC1)Learning Culture through Purposeful Observation is a one-week Grow2Serve online course designed to help you as a new missionary or cross-cultural worker to begin to put into practice your culture-learning skills. The course asks you to make an investment of 4-6 hours of learning time. First, you’ll review some basic concepts of culture and participant observation. Next, you’ll get to practice observation and assessment through a fiction-based activity. And the final task is a guided observation project on-site at a venue of your choice — a Christian gathering, a social event, a public place, etc.
Jan 26 - 28 Azmera An in-person women's missions event in Dallas/Fort Worth, TX to connect and learn from other stateside and global ministry workers. There are specific training workshop tracks for TCKs/Global Families, Discipleship, Member Care and Self Care.
Feb 6 - Mar 11 Team Leader Orientation This 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 team leaders in the near future. The training is led by Ken Guenther. The price for SEND missionaries is $30 (please ask Ken for a coupon).
Mar 1 - 15 Sustainable Resilience Sustainable Resilience is a two-week Grow2Serve online course designed to raise awareness and develop perspectives and lifestyle choices that will increase resilience and keep cross-cultural workers true to their God-given calling. Too many missionaries leave their ministry too soon when confronted with stress, conflict, danger, and suffering. This can change as we learn some key truths that help one grow in resilience. The course asks you to make an investment of 10-12 hours of learning time over the 15-day period.
Mar 20 - 31 Facilitating Online with Grow2Serve This course is designed to fulfill this general learning outcome: Understand the core roles and skills of an online facilitator and the tools available through Grow2Serve to succeed in the task. The course asks you to invest 8-12 hours of learning time over a 14-day period.
May 22 - 29 Learning Culture Through Purposeful Observation (EC1) Learning Culture through Purposeful Observation is a one-week Grow2Serve online course designed to help you as a new missionary or cross-cultural worker to begin to put into practice your culture-learning skills. The course asks you to make an investment of 4-6 hours of learning time. First, you’ll review some basic concepts of culture and participant observation. Next, you’ll get to practice observation and assessment through a fiction-based activity. And the final task is a guided observation project on-site at a venue of your choice — a Christian gathering, a social event, a public place, etc.
July 9 - 21 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.
Oct 18 - Nov 1 Sustainable Resilience Sustainable Resilience is a two-week Grow2Serve online course designed to raise awareness and develop perspectives and lifestyle choices that will increase resilience and keep cross-cultural workers true to their God-given calling. Too many missionaries leave their ministry too soon when confronted with stress, conflict, danger, and suffering. This can change as we learn some key truths that help one grow in resilience. The course asks you to make an investment of 10-12 hours of learning time over the 15-day period.
Nov 13-20 Learning Culture Through Purposeful Observation (EC1) Learning Culture through Purposeful Observation is a one-week Grow2Serve online course designed to help you as a new missionary or cross-cultural worker to begin to put into practice your culture-learning skills. The course asks you to make an investment of 4-6 hours of learning time. First, you’ll review some basic concepts of culture and participant observation. Next, you’ll get to practice observation and assessment through a fiction-based activity. And the final task is a guided observation project on-site at a venue of your choice — a Christian gathering, a social event, a public place, etc.

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