Royal Army Chaplains’ Department Transition Course – Reserve - BH102

Armed Forces Chaplaincy Centre
5 days - residential

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About this course

This is the initial training course for all new Reserve Chaplains in the RAChD.  It introduces the moral, spiritual and pastoral duties of the Army Chaplain and allows the Chaplains to reflect theologically on their new environment and how it ‘fits’ into their civilian ministry.

What you will learn

You will learn:
  • an introduction to RAChD history, traditions and ethos
  • an introduction to Army concepts, structures and practices
  • an introduction to the theological underpinnings of chaplaincy
  • an introduction to World Faiths and Tri-Service Chaplaincy
  • an awareness of specific Reserve issues

How will this course help my career?

This is an initial course for all new Reserve RAChD Chaplains and lays the base for all future ministries in the Army.

Security and restrictions

Open only to serving Army Reserve Chaplains.

Before you attend

RAChD nominees only.

Can I attend this course?

This course is suitable for the following type(s) of applicant.
  • Military
For Territorial Army Chaplains to complete within their first two years of service.

How will I learn?


How will you be assessed?

Formative assessment.