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10742NAT - Certificate IV in Christian Ministry and Theology

10742NAT Accredited through ACAS
1 year full-time2–3 years part-time
Available to Australian students only

Nationally Recognised Training logoDesigned as a foundational qualification for church and ministry workers in a range of fields, this course provides you with opportunities to gain both theological knowledge and a broad range of practical, personal ministry skills.

ALC is a member college of the Australian Centre for Advanced Studies (ACAS), RTO# 50392. ACAS is the Registered Training Organisation that enables us to deliver nationally accredited vocational education and training to our students throughout Australia.

For more information visit VET study.

The certificate consists of 9 VET competency units—6 core and 3 elective units.

The VET student handbook on the VET handbook page explains how each ALC subject fits within the VET units of competency.

Units available for this award:

Students choose either Gracious or Worship to complete CMTTHE403.


  • Student must have completed at least grade 10 or equivalent
  • Students with English as another language must demonstrate competency in English to a grade 10 level

Overseas students

  • No—this course is only available for Australian students


  • 1 year full-time
  • 2-3 years part-time

Study modes

  • ALC offers VET subjects in a variety of study modes (also referred to as delivery modes) including workshops, intensives, group studies and online. See individual subject information for details.

Course costs

  • Application fee: $100 (non-refundable)
  • Total course cost: $3,735 ($415 per subject)


  • Yes—this course can be studied entirely online.


  • No FEE-HELP is available for this course.

AQF level

Level 4 – Certificate IV