Royal Air Force Chaplaincy Services - Initial Chaplaincy Course - AH301

Armed Forces Chaplaincy Centre
2 days - residential
Amport House, Andover

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About this course

This course is an opportunity for new entrant chaplains to reflect on the transition from civilian ministry to military chaplaincy and to develop initial chaplaincy awareness, knowledge and understanding.

Course numbers are as required by RAF Chaplaincy services.

What you will learn

You will learn/develop:
  • the Chaplain-in-Chief’s Intent and the roles and responsibilities of chaplaincy services (RAF)
  • the ethos and heritage of RAF chaplaincy
  • world faiths and tri-service chaplaincy
  • personal and spiritual resilience
  • initial career development and through life chaplaincy training

How will this course help my career?

This is mandatory training within within a year of SERE at RAFC Cranwell.

Security and restrictions

RAF Chaplaincy services nominees only.

Before you attend

Any required preparation will be sent out in advance by Director RAF, AFCC.

Can I attend this course?

This course is suitable for the following type(s) of applicant.
  • Military

How will I learn?


How will you be assessed?

Formative assessment.