Seren Wildwood served as a Quaker Registering Officer for 6 years before moving into civil registration. She is now the Senior Registration Officer with Gloucestershire…
Quaker Registering Officer Training: ministry, preparation & practice
This eight-week course is essential training for Friends serving as Registering Officers. You will be led through the process of preparing a couple for marriage, the theory and practice of Quaker weddings and the legal requirements of registering a marriage. This course will involve live sessions with experienced Registering Officers, discussion forums and activities to undertake in your own time. By the end of our time together you will have a deeper understanding of the history of Quaker marriage and our current ministry and be confident in preparing for and leading a Quaker wedding.
The start date is when course materials and forums become available.
Live sessions are on Mondays at 17:00-18:30 but there will not be a session on Monday 17 May.
All times given are UK times.
Course category: Supporting Quaker communities
This course will involve:
On the booking form, there is a chance for you to let us know about any accessibility or communications adjustments that will enable you to participate more fully in the course. Closed captions can be made available on all recorded material and may be available for live sessions upon request; please contact us directly in addition to booking if you require closed captions.