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SRE Teacher Training

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We have now launched our self-directed online training for Primary SRE teachers.

This training has been designed to comply with the ICCOREIS minimum standards.

ICCOREIS members are:

  • Australian Christian Churches in NSW
  • Baptist Union of NSW
  • Christian Community Churches of Australia
  • C3 Church Australia (NSW)
  • Dioceses of the Anglican Church of Australia in the Province of NSW
  • Dioceses of the Roman Catholic Church in NSW
  • Fellowship of Congregational Churches
  • Fresh Hope (Churches of Christ in NSW)
  • Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia
  • Lutheran Church of Australia, NSW District
  • Presbyterian Church of Australia in the State of NSW
  • The Salvation Army
  • Serbian Orthodox Church in Australia and New Zealand – NSW and ACT Deaneries
  • Seventh-day Adventist Church, NSW Conferences
  • Uniting Church in Australia NSW/ACT Synod
The PCNSW (Presbyterian Church of Australia in the State of NSW) recognises this self-directed online training, but if you'd prefer zoom training, you can organise it by contacting The SRE Essentials training team.

Other training options for SRE teachers can be found on the Christian SRE Teacher Training page.

If you're not attending a Presbyterian Church, please contact your provider to establish if the training will be suitable for their processes.


Available courses

The cost of this course is $100 via credit card through PayPal.  The fee goes towards the expenses incurred in originally developing the course, maintaining the site and updating all the modules in light of a rapidly changing public school context and the expectations on SRE teachers. Discounted to $70 for Term 3 only.

You may like to ask your church for reimbursement for the cost of this course.

This course covers the 7 Modules of the ICCOREIS Minimum SRE Training Standard. The ICCOREIS  Module 6 also requires a separate classroom experience which is NOT required to complete this online course. You will need to check with your provider about what is required for Module 6.

This course costs $20 via credit card through PayPal.  The fee goes towards the expenses incurred in originally developing the course, maintaining the site and updating all the modules in light of a rapidly changing public school context and the expectations on SRE teachers.

This course covers only Module 1 of the ICCOREIS Minimum SRE Training Standard

If you wish to complete all 7 Modules, it is cheaper and simpler to enrol in the 7 Module course called NEW PY Combined Christian Primary SRE teacher training - All 7 modules - Self-directed online’. 

You may like to ask your church for reimbursement for the cost of this course.


This course costs $20 via credit card through PayPal.  The fee goes towards the expenses incurred in originally developing the course, maintaining the site and updating all the modules in light of a rapidly changing public school context and the expectations on SRE teachers.

This course covers only Module 2 of the ICCOREIS Minimum SRE Training Standard

If you wish to complete all 7 Modules, it is cheaper and simpler to enrol in the 7 Module course called NEW PY Combined Christian Primary SRE teacher training - All 7 modules - Self-directed online’. 

You may like to ask your church for reimbursement for the cost of this course.

This course costs $20 via credit card through PayPal.  The fee goes towards the expenses incurred in originally developing the course, maintaining the site and updating all the modules in light of a rapidly changing public school context and the expectations on SRE teachers.

This course covers only Module 3 of the ICCOREIS Minimum SRE Training Standard

If you wish to complete all 7 Modules, it is cheaper and simpler to enrol in the 7 Module course called NEW PY Combined Christian Primary SRE teacher training - All 7 modules - Self-directed online’. 

You may like to ask your church for reimbursement for the cost of this course.


This course costs $20 via credit card through PayPal.  The fee goes towards the expenses incurred in originally developing the course, maintaining the site and updating all the modules in light of a rapidly changing public school context and the expectations on SRE teachers.

This course covers only Module 4 of the ICCOREIS Minimum SRE Training Standard

If you wish to complete all 7 Modules, it is cheaper and simpler to enrol in the 7 Module course called NEW PY Combined Christian Primary SRE teacher training - All 7 modules - Self-directed online’. 

You may like to ask your church for reimbursement for the cost of this course.

This course costs $20 via credit card through PayPal.  The fee goes towards the expenses incurred in originally developing the course, maintaining the site and updating all the modules in light of a rapidly changing public school context and the expectations on SRE teachers.

This course covers only Module 5 of the ICCOREIS Minimum SRE Training Standard

If you wish to complete all 7 Modules, it is cheaper and simpler to enrol in the 7 Module course called NEW PY Combined Christian Primary SRE teacher training - All 7 modules - Self-directed online’. 

You may like to ask your church for reimbursement for the cost of this course.

This course is FREE as it only covers the theory component of Module 6. It does NOT cover Module 6 of the ICCOREIS Minimum SRE Training Standard which requires a practical component and real classroom experience.

If you wish to complete all 7 Modules, it is cheaper and simpler to enrol in the 7 Module course called NEW PY Combined Christian Primary SRE teacher training - All 7 modules - Self-directed online’. 

This course costs $20 via credit card through PayPal.  The fee goes towards the expenses incurred in originally developing the course, maintaining the site and updating all the modules in light of a rapidly changing public school context and the expectations on SRE teachers.

This course covers only Module 7 of the ICCOREIS Minimum SRE Training Standard

If you wish to complete all 7 Modules, it is cheaper and simpler to enrol in the 7 Module course called NEW PY Combined Christian Primary SRE teacher training - All 7 modules - Self-directed online’. 

You may like to ask your church for reimbursement for the cost of this course.


The cost of this course is $100 via credit card through PayPal.  The fee goes towards the expenses incurred in originally developing the course, maintaining the site and updating all the modules in light of a rapidly changing public school context and the expectations on SRE teachers. Discounted to $70 for Term 3 2021 only.

You may like to ask your church for reimbursement for the cost of this course.

This course covers the 7 Modules of the ICCOREIS Minimum SRE Training Standard with a particular focus on the High School setting. The ICCOREIS  Module 6 also requires a separate classroom experience which is NOT required to complete this online course. You will need to check with your provider about what is required for Module 6.

Several Providers require additional training for High School Teachers beyond this 7 module course. Please check with your provider about what is required.

This High School course costs $20 via credit card through PayPal.  The fee goes towards the expenses incurred in originally developing the course, maintaining the site and updating all the modules in light of a rapidly changing public school context and the expectations on SRE teachers.

This course covers only Module 1 of the ICCOREIS Minimum SRE Training Standard

If you wish to complete all 7 Modules, it is cheaper and simpler to enrol in the 7 Module course called 'PY Combined Christian HIGH SCHOOL SRE teacher training - All 7 modules - Self-directed online'.

You may like to ask your church for reimbursement for the cost of this course.

Several Providers require additional training for High School Teachers beyond the 7 module course. Please check with your provider about what is required.

This High School course costs $20 via credit card through PayPal.  The fee goes towards the expenses incurred in originally developing the course, maintaining the site and updating all the modules in light of a rapidly changing public school context and the expectations on SRE teachers.

This course covers only Module 2 of the ICCOREIS Minimum SRE Training Standard

If you wish to complete all 7 Modules, it is cheaper and simpler to enrol in the 7 Module course called 'PY Combined Christian HIGH SCHOOL SRE teacher training - All 7 modules - Self-directed online'.


You may like to ask your church for reimbursement for the cost of this course.

Several Providers require additional training for High School Teachers beyond the 7 module course. Please check with your provider about what is required.

This High School course costs $20 via credit card through PayPal.  The fee goes towards the expenses incurred in originally developing the course, maintaining the site and updating all the modules in light of a rapidly changing public school context and the expectations on SRE teachers.

This course covers only Module 3 of the ICCOREIS Minimum SRE Training Standard

If you wish to complete all 7 Modules, it is cheaper and simpler to enrol in the 7 Module course called 'PY Combined Christian HIGH SCHOOL SRE teacher training - All 7 modules - Self-directed online'.

You may like to ask your church for reimbursement for the cost of this course.

Several Providers require additional training for High School Teachers beyond the 7 module course. Please check with your provider about what is required.


This High School course costs $20 via credit card through PayPal.  The fee goes towards the expenses incurred in originally developing the course, maintaining the site and updating all the modules in light of a rapidly changing public school context and the expectations on SRE teachers.

This course covers only Module 7 of the ICCOREIS Minimum SRE Training Standard

If you wish to complete all 7 Modules, it is cheaper and simpler to enrol in the 7 Module course called 'PY Combined Christian HIGH SCHOOL SRE teacher training - All 7 modules - Self-directed online'

You may like to ask your church for reimbursement for the cost of this course.

Several Providers require additional training for High School Teachers beyond the 7 module course. Please check with your provider about what is required.


This High School course costs $20 via credit card through PayPal.  The fee goes towards the expenses incurred in originally developing the course, maintaining the site and updating all the modules in light of a rapidly changing public school context and the expectations on SRE teachers.

This course covers only Module 4 of the ICCOREIS Minimum SRE Training Standard

If you wish to complete all 7 Modules, it is cheaper and simpler to enrol in the 7 Module course called 'PY Combined Christian HIGH SCHOOL SRE teacher training - All 7 modules - Self-directed online'.

You may like to ask your church for reimbursement for the cost of this course.

Several Providers require additional training for High School Teachers beyond the 7 module course. Please check with your provider about what is required.


This High School course costs $20 via credit card through PayPal.  The fee goes towards the expenses incurred in originally developing the course, maintaining the site and updating all the modules in light of a rapidly changing public school context and the expectations on SRE teachers.

This course covers only Module 5 of the ICCOREIS Minimum SRE Training Standard

If you wish to complete all 7 Modules, it is cheaper and simpler to enrol in the 7 Module course called 'PY Combined Christian HIGH SCHOOL SRE teacher training - All 7 modules - Self-directed online'.

You may like to ask your church for reimbursement for the cost of this course.

Several Providers require additional training for High School Teachers beyond the 7 module course. Please check with your provider about what is required.


This course is FREE as it only covers the theory component of Module 6. It does NOT cover Module 6 of the ICCOREIS Minimum SRE Training Standard which requires a practical component and real classroom experience.

If you wish to complete all 7 Modules, it is cheaper and simpler to enrol in the 7 Module course called 'PY Combined Christian HIGH SCHOOL SRE teacher training - All 7 modules - Self-directed online'.