NACSW Online Continuing Education


Strengthening Resources for Service in the Community of Faith Through Grant-Writing and Program Development
Length: 1.25 CEUs
Primary Audience:
  • Social workers
  • related professionals
  • clergy
Practice Level(s):
  • Basic
  • Intermediate

Training Format: Audio-Based
Number of CE Hours: 1.25

Facilitator
David Mills, MPA 
Registration FEES

Current Member Rate
15.00
Non-Member Rate
18.75
Course Outline
Description

There is a growing awareness among many churches that service in the community is a vital part of the life of faith. Christian social workers are uniquely skilled to aid in effective development and sustainability as this movement toward community engagement continues.

Category(ies):

  • Direct Practice: Groups and Communities
  • Administration and Work with Organizations

Sample Content





Learning Objectives
As a result of this training, participants will be able to:

1. Demonstrate a greater understanding of the increasing interest in community service among Christian churches

2. Identify effective processes for program preparation and needs assessment that create a basis for effective service and sustainability

3. Demonstrate an understanding of grant processes and approaches that are uniquely suited to church based community service

OUTLINE

PRESENTER BIO

David has twenty five years of ministry leadership, church planting and leadership experience. He believes that effective outreach is not just for big charities. He founded Compassion by Design in 2004 which is dedicated to helping churches become more missional through expressions of service. David has two master's degrees, one in Christian Counseling and another in Public Administration. His training manuals include "Understanding Community Needs" and "Refocus." David has also consulted with many of the largest ministries in the Nation winning tens of millions in grant dollars and trained nearly ten thousand leaders, while retaining a ministry focus.

CEU Accreditation Information

NACSW, provider #1078, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by The Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, phone: 800-225-6880, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program valid through 1/27/18. NACSW maintains sole responsibility for the program. Social Workers will receive 1.25 continuing education clock hour(s) for participating in this training. It is the responsibility of participants to contact their licensing boards to verify that this training, as a distance education session, meets their jurisdictional standards for continuing education credit and/or licensure renewal.

Requirements for Earning Continuing Education Contact Hours

Requirements to earn continuing education contact hours for home-study courses include: a) engaging with all the required materials provided by this training; b) completing and submitting an on-line evaluation of this session; c) receiving a grade of 80% or better on the “open-book” post-workshop quiz. Session participants who meet these three requirements will receive a continuing education contact hour certificate from NACSW on-line immediately following their completion of this course.

Registration Fee and Refunds

The registration fee covers engaging in all the required materials provided by the on-line training as well as costs associated with maintaining the website which supports the training materials, as well as CE certificate administration. Refunds, minus a $25 administrative fee, are available upon request within 15 days of purchasing/enrolling in a training. No refunds or exchanges are available once the training quiz has been opened.

Grievance Procedure

Any individual who has a complaint regarding any aspect of this training should communicate in writing to the executive director of NACSW within 30 days after having completed the training. The executive director will conduct a review and respond in writing within 30 days of receiving this complaint. For more information, contact the NACSW office at info@nacsw.org or 203-270-8780.

Request for Accommodations

Please contact NACSW at info@nacsw.org, or 203.270.8780 if you would like to request a special accommodation.

Interactivity

Because this is a home study training session, there is no direct contact and/or communication between the individual taking this training and the session speaker. Interactivity for this training consists of the interaction between a person registered for this training session and the materials and content offered in this session.

Contact Information

If you have questions pertaining to the content of the training (session content, outline, content level, continuing education contact hours, etc.), contact info@nacsw.org or 203.270.8780. You will receive a response within 24 hours. If you are in need of technical support, send an email to hostmaster@nacsw.org. You will receive a response from the program's technical support manager within 8 hours, 7 days a week.