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CSRC Licensed Lay Worship Leaders Licensing Application

If you are not currently licensed and are wanting to become licensed as a Lay Worship Leader in the Canadian Shield Regional Council, please follow the process below.

BEFORE YOU START YOUR APPLICATION, HERE ARE ITEMS YOU WILL BE ASKED FOR:

  • Dates of last Boundaries Training and Police Records Check;
  • Last Continuing Education;
  • 2 Letters of Support –  you will need to provide the names and email addresses of 2 people and they will be contacted by the CSRC after your application is in;
  • Contact Information for Representatives from your Community of Faith (to support your application) – one non-Ministry Personnel person (i.e. the Board Chair) and one Ministry Personnel (includes PC Supervisors) – you will need to provide their name, title, email, and phone number and they will be contacted by the CSRC after your application is in to complete their section of the application on this website.

Please click on the button below to apply to be licensed:

 

CSRC LLWL Licensing Application

 

CSRC Licensed Lay Worship Leaders Re-Licensing Application

Licensed Lay Worship Leaders are re-licensed by the Regional Council.  This online re-licensing application is required for all LLWLs within the Canadian Shield Regional Council for the 2021-2022 pastoral year.  It is to be completed by April 1, 2021.  If you have any questions, please contact the Pastoral Relations Minister, Rev. Rob Smith  rsmith@united-church.ca or by phone 705-474-3350 Ext 3.

All LLWLs should have received an information email with more details about the re-licensing process, including the re-licensing group to which you have been assigned. 

2021 CSRC LLWL Re-Licensing Process

The practice of the Canadian Shield Regional Council will be to re-license LLWLs every three years. This is to facilitate a cycle where not all LLWLs will require interviews and re-licensing in the same year. 

BEFORE YOU START YOUR APPLICATION, HERE ARE ITEMS YOU WILL BE ASKED FOR:

  • Dates of last Boundaries Training and Police Records Check;
  • Last Continuing Education;
  • 2 Letters of Support –  you will need to provide the names and email addresses of 2 people and they will be contacted by the CSRC after your application is in;
  • Contact Information for Representatives from your Community of Faith (to support your application) – one non-Ministry Personnel person (i.e. the Board Chair) and one Ministry Personnel (includes PC Supervisors) – you will need to provide their name, title, email, and phone number and they will be contacted by the CSRC after your application is in to complete their section of the application on this website.

Please click on the button below to apply to be re-licensed:

CSRC LLWL Re-Licensing Application

 

The section below is for people who have been asked to participate in an LLWL License or Re-License Application.  It is not for applicants themselves.  

Letters of Support

If a LLWL has asked you to give a letter of support for their LLWL Re-Licensing Application for the CSRC, please click the button below to complete your Letter of Support:

Letter of Support Form

Action of Community of Faith – Non-Ministry Personnel

If you are a representative (non-Ministry Personnel) from a community of faith that is supporting a LLWL Re-Licensing Application, please click the button below to complete your part of their application:

Action of CoF – Non-Ministry Personnel Form

Action of Community of Faith – Ministry Personnel

If you are a representative (Ministry Personnel) from a community of faith that is supporting a LLWL Re-Licensing Application, please click the button below to complete your part of their application:

Action of Community of Faith – Ministry Personnel Form