Event Phone: 302.366.0595

  • HB Beyond Basics Registration Period
    June 26, 2019 - September 26, 2019
    11:30 am - 4:00 pm

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The New Castle Presbytery Clergy Sexual Misconduct Policy of the NCP Manual requires all teaching elder members and commissioned ruling elders of the Presbytery attend a seminar on the issues of prevention of sexual misconduct.  Candidates under the care of the Presbytery Committee on Preparation are required to participate as well.

The Beyond Basics class is approximately 2-1/2 to 3 hours in duration.   As of January 2019, the available class includes:

  • Thursday, September 12, 9:30am-12:00pm, Presbyterian Church of Dover, 54 S. State Street, Dover, Delaware

Participants who require training by December 31, 2019 include:

  • 2016 Basics OR Beyond Basics class participants (an email reminder will be sent by the last week in January)
  • Minister members who are new to New Castle Presbytery and have not provided a Committee on Ministers & Congregations compliant certificate of participation within the last three years
  • CPMM Inquirers and Candidates
  • Commissioned Ruling Elders
Stewards of Children ONLINE is a web-based program available anytime and takes approximately 2.5-3 hours to complete. The cost for the online training is $10 per person.
This prevention training program teaches adults how to prevent, recognize and react responsibly to child sexual abuse. The program is designed for individuals concerned about the safety of children as well as organizations that serve youth. The online version allows individuals to take the training at any time or place, at a pace of their choosing.
Register ONLINE for Stewards of Children Now!
Basics – On-site training by New Castle Presbytery is not available at this time.

National Capital Presbytery and Philadelphia Presbytery will welcome our basics participants to their classes.  Their online registration provides many options and also indicates the number of seats currently available.  (Confirmation will be provided by the respective Presbytery offices.) To register:

Should you desire registration with an alternate basics training opportunity, please contact our administrator office ([email protected]) regarding compliance requirements prior to registration.

IMPORTANT FOLLOW-UP FOR TRAINING ONLINE OR OUTSIDE OF OUR PRESBYTERY:  Minister members are responsible for providing New Castle Presbytery with a certificate of completion for any class taken outside of NCP in order to maintain compliance with Presbytery mandated participation.  To ensure the program is NCP compliant, please confirm with our Stated Clerk prior to participation*.  View the Sexual Misconduct Policy below for further details

*Please feel free to email your request for approval of an alternative class to [email protected].


Venue Phone: 302-734-3313

Venue Website:

54 S. State Street, Dover, Delaware, 19901, United States