CERTIFIED CRISIS CHAPLAIN

 


The National Center for Crisis Management recognizes that Chaplains regularly work with people during and in the aftermath of crisis situations. In this spirit, the Center has developed a certification program: Certified Crisis Chaplain. The Center has expanded its Certification criteria assessing a candidate's Knowledge, Experience, Training and Education.

 

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS




  • Membership in the Center in good standing
  • Active involvement in the provision of direct care with people during times of crisis
  • Adherence to the Center's Code of Ethical & Professional Standards

 

KNOWLEDGE OF CRISIS MANAGEMENT




II. Knowledge of Crisis Management

  • Applicant's knowledge will be determined by assessment of the following:
    • Workshops/presentations/seminars attended related to crisis management
    • Intensive training programs attended related to crisis management
    • Supervisory/administrative positions held overseeing other individuals who provide services to people during times of crisis
    • Authored/co-authored books or articles related to crisis management

III. Experience as a Chaplain

  • Have at least two (2) years experience as a Chaplain working with people during times of crisis
  • A description of your professional experience as a Chaplain, including the settings and populations with whom you work

IV. Educational/Training Requirements

  • Have completed at least a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution or its equivalent. A copy of the diploma or final official transcript must be sent with the Application for Board Certification.
  • Education/training has relevant course work related to working with people during times of crisis

V. Professional Credentialing as a Chaplain

  • Must be certified by a recognized certifying body of Chaplains. A copy of this certification must accompany the application for Certified Crisis Chaplain.
  • The Center reserves the right to waive criteria (a.) if the applicant's denomination does not have a recognized certifying body.

Applicants who fail to demonstrate that they have met the requisite criteria for Certification will be informed as to the reason for denial. The candidate will be given a second opportunity to provide additional supportive documentation.

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