Liturgy Brisbane: Learn + Discover | Liturgical Formation & Training

October 21, 2021

We recommend the opportunity these online courses provide for their excellent content and reasonable cost.

Learn at your pace when you want to learn with comprehensive, multi-modal and engaging training, all from the comfort of your own home. A certificate will be issues on course completion.

The current courses on offer are as follows:

  • Ministers of the Word (Readers) Course
  • Lay Ministers of Communion Course
  • Combined Course: Ministers of Word & Communion

Further courses will be developed and provided in future.

If you would like to learn more, or if you would like to purchase your access to a course, please click below:

Click here to learn morePUrchase online courses

Course Scope & Content

Each course is approximately 3 hours and content includes:

  • Introduction to Liturgy & Ministry
  • Structure of the Mass
  • Ministries and the Mass
  • Specific formation & training for each ministry

Multi-Modal Online Courses

Fully online and at your own pace including short, informative & engaging videos, curated articles, quizzes to reinforce key learnings, downloadable course notes, and a certificate on completion of the course.

Perfect for Parishes!

  • Ensure consistent, quality training for all ministers
  • Immediate training for new volunteers
  • An excellent refresher for experienced ministers
  • Content completion assured with certificate
  • Pre-paid discounted bulk vouchers available

If you would like your training recognised by the Diocese, please forward your certificate of completion to Liturgy and Ministry Support Officer Anthony Rewak at [email protected] – your training will be recognised, and will be listed within your volunteer record.

If you have yet to be Commissioned as an Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion, but have yet to attend Diocesan Training, please know that the Lay Ministers of Communion Course, upon completion, will be recognised as sufficient formation upon submission of your certificate*.

*Parish Priest/ Administrator Approval via a signed Minister Engagement Form (MEF) is also a requirement prior to Commissioning new Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion.

If you have any questions about this, please contact Anthony Rewak at [email protected] or on 02 4222 2465; if you require support accessing the training, please contact [email protected], or call 07 3324 3314, who will be prepared to support you as required.

I look forward to hearing about your online training experience!


Sr Monica Barlow RSJ
Sacramental and Liturgy Consultant
Catholic Diocese of Wollongong














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