The Certificate in Young Rite Celebrant Studies is a one year program of study, self paced based on the needs of the student. The program has no academic prerequisites. It is not an accredited program, but it is mentored by seminary trained mentors (seminaries accredited by the ATS -- Association of Theological Schools). The Certificate consists of 12 modules: Module 00 – Spirituality
This module is an ongoing course of study through the entire program in spirituality and formation.
This module will specifically address rites of passage and the Eucharist.
The program consists of readings of select books with assigned reflection papers for each reading. In addition to the the assigned reading and writing the student will meet (usually via phone or Skype) with a mentor to discuss the material. Demonstration of understanding is necessary to move onto the next module.