Bishop's Certificate in Catechesis (BCC)
The purpose of the Bishop’s Certificate in Catechesis is tosupport and enable the catechists in the Diocese of Nottingham to pass on the Catholic faith with effectiveness and confidence by providing appropriate training and formation opportunities.
This to be achieved by providing a foundation course for catechists called the ‘Bishops Certificate in Catechesis’ which aims to cover: the essential fundamentals of the faith; basics skills for catechists and also nurtures spiritual formation.
This is a twenty-four hour course divided into twelve sessions followed by a commissioning service by the Bishop. Each session is two hours has input about a main topic and opening prayers with a Bible focus. It costs £100 and aims to be delivered as locally as possible.