IFOC Certified Chaplain Training Program

I.F.O.C. is a non-profit organization, serving over 25 years training and credentialing Chaplains world-wide to bridge the gap between the secular and ministry world.  IFOC prepares professional, trained and dedicated Chaplains in various areas of their “calling” (Prison/Jail, Disaster Response, Trauma/Grief & Loss, Hospital, Schools, Sports, Fire, Police, Military, etc.).

The IFOC Chaplaincy Training (open to everyone) is a 45 hour accredited course awarding a certificate of completion and 4.7 Continuing Education Units of Credit (CEU) are available.  This training includes, but is not limited to:

  • Chaplaincy and the Law
  • Stress Management
  • *Critical Incident Stress Mgmt.
  • PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder)
  • Trauma
  • Grief and Loss
  • Death notification
  • Depression/Suicidology
  • Domestic Violence
  • Human Trafficking
  • Disaster Preparedness

*Introduction only, offered separately as ICISF certification as advanced training.

Event Details

Why should you attend this training?

Be trained as a Chaplain:

  • Be FREE to fulfill YOUR calling in Christ Jesus
  • Be asked to share your faith
  • Give that cold cup of water in His name
  • It is the “Pure and Undefiled Religion” of the Bible
  • Fulfilling the Great Commission – James 1:27
When is the IFOC Chaplaincy Training?

November 6 – 10, 2017 (Monday – Friday)

What time is the event each day?

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

What is the cost?

Register for this 5-day class during the early-bird registration to catch the discount price of $300.  Payment after the early-bird date is $400.  Early-bird registration ends on September 29, 2017.

Where will the training be located?

Heritage Church
44625 Schoenherr Rd.
Sterling Heights, MI 48313

How do I register for the event?

For complete online registration and information, please click here: https://www.ifoc.org/event/basic-chaplain-training-sterling-heights-mi/

Who should I contact if I have questions?

For questions about this event, or for information on area hotels, etc., please contact the people below:

Dave Mansfield:  dmansfield@experienceheritage.org
Debi Zentz:  dzentz@experienceheritage.org

Additional class information.

After training, you will have the opportunity to pursue chaplain licensing and ordination (which includes errors and omissions liability insurance).