Buddhist Council of NSW > TRAINING WORKSHOPS

Training workshops open to the community

Our dedicated training unit aims to:

  • provide accredited training programs for Buddhist Chaplains, Special Religious Education (SRE) Teachers and other specific education programs for the Buddhist community
  • promote general Buddhist teachings by providing regular workshops, seminars and training activities useful to people from all backgrounds
  • encourage happiness in life by understanding and applying the teachings of The Buddha

Whether you’re new to Buddhism, or wanting to learn methods of teaching Buddhist ethics and life skills to young people, we have a variety of workshops sharing practical ways of engaging with Buddhism.

TM11: Appreciation of all traditions

Coming soon

Provides an appreciation of all Buddhist traditions and cultures for Buddhist community volunteers.


Coming soon

Introduces the approach used in the Buddhist SRE program (in public schools) and how best to engage children. Emphasises the Values and Life Skills common to all Buddhist traditions.

TM43: Basic Classroom Skills

Coming soon

Overviews effective skills and techniques for teaching Buddhist SRE in classes from K to 10.

TM38: Secrets of the best run Buddhist centres

Coming soon

Built on a foundation of Buddhist teachings and Buddhist ethics, the TM38 course builds on our popular training series targeting the skills for Buddhist organisations.

Self Care

Coming soon

Are you a caregiver or helping professional who is looking for more balance in life?  In this workshop you will discover:  What qualities and skills make helping professionals effective in their work?  What is compassion fatigue?

More to come

We have several exciting training workshops in the pipeline. We can’t wait to share them with you. Be sure to subscribe to our e-newsletter to never miss a workshop!

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