Wesleyan Candidates are required to complete certain subjects for Licensing, Commissioning and Ordination as prescribed by the Wesleyan Methodist Chuch of Australia. All of these study requirements for ordination are available through nationally accredited Kingsley Community study. Candidates for ministry are able to commence study at Certificate IV level in their local Training Centre and then continue on to complete study for ordination through the College Training Centre in Melbourne. Study is available via web conference, by distance, intensives and in class. Kingsley Australia provides the following options to complete your studies;

  • All Licensing subjects can be completed through the Kingsley Community Certificate IV in Christian Ministry and Theology (10433NAT*)
  • All Commissioning subjects can be completed through the Kingsley Community Diploma in Christian Ministry and Theology (10434NAT*)
  • All Ordination subjects can be completed through Kingsley Community Advanced Diploma in Christian Ministry and Theology (10435NAT*) and additional vocational study in Christian Ministry and Theology.
  • Kingsley Community study is offered through our partnership with the Australian College of Ministries RTO#90965
Licensing Commissioning (Licensing plus) Ordination (Licensing and Commissioning plus)
Introduction to the Old Testament One subject of Field Education Christian Apologetics
Introduction to the New Testament Biblical Interpretation Christian Ethics
Introduction to Theology One elective in field of ministry Introduction to Christian Education
Introduction to Preaching Spiritual Formation Advanced Theology subject
Wesleyan History Evangelism Missions/Cross Cultural Ministries
Wesleyan Theology Psychology/Sociology/Anthropology One subject in Old Testament
Theology and Practice of Worship Church Administration and Management One subject in New Testament
Wesleyan Handbook and Chairmanship Church Planting and Development Pastoral Care and Counselling
One subject in Old or New Testament
One elective in field of ministry
Church History Survey
One subject of Field Education
Christian Leadership