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CWJC / CMJC National Certification Training

You can be part of a ministry that equips men and women for life and employment; a ministry that provides a "hand up" rather than a "hand out."
  • Date: June 17 - 18, 2024

  • Cost: $100 per person

  • Location: Huntsville, Alabama

  • Registration Deadline: May 31, 2024

Level 1 Training

The Level 1 (2 days) training equips prospective site coordinators to plan, develop, operate and evaluate a Christian Women’s Job Corps/Christian Men’s Job Corps ministry. This training is the beginning point of a CWJC/CMJC leader’s journey.

As a result of completing this training, individuals will be able to:

  • Articulate the Biblical basis for the CWJC/CMJC model.

  • List and explain the key elements of a CWJC/CMJC ministry.

  • Identify the steps to create and run a CWJC/CMJC ministry site.

  • Articulate the purpose and skills necessary for a mentoring relationship in a poverty context.

  • Complete a ministry plan for organizing, operating, and evaluating a CWJC/CMJC ministry.

Required Reading Level 1

Level 2 Training

The goal of Level 2 (2 days) training is to better equip an active CWJC/CMJC site coordinator to operate and evaluate a ministry site through a more in-depth exploration of key leadership and organizational issues. Attendance at NCT Level 2 is open to those individuals with at least 12 months of involvement in a CWJC/CMJC site since the completion of Level 1.

As a result of completing this training, individuals will be able to:

  • Strengthen leadership skills

  • Address primary concerns from their sites

  • More consistently implement the key elements

  • Develop a better understanding of organizational principles that affect a ministry site

  • Revise the ministry plans for their sites

  • Exchange ideas with other site coordinators

  • Meet individually with a trainer

Required Reading Level 2


*Please purchase a new copy of the book and take the online assessment related to the reading- code provided in the book.

If you are starting a site, you will need to take the  Getting to Know CWJC/CMJC  Level 1: Prerequisite Training. For information on accessing this training, contact Elaine Dickson at

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