We offer foundational programs for the peacemakers of the future. Our courses suit each educational setting and level of development, ranging from basic teachings on peace, inclusivity and diversity for early teens to learnings on religion and peace that dovetail with the HSC Studies of Religion curriculum. There are also workshops that target (adult) staff spiritual development, which can be adapted to any workplace.
GENERATION 4 PEACE
In this program students will explore topics such as peace, unity and diversity as well as learn how they can make an impact on society by being an effective peacemaker. Think critically, collaborate productively, & influence the world.
CONFLICT RESOLUTION (BEGINNER)
An ability to effectively deal with conflict is an essential life skill. Whether the students are in conflict with a friend, family member or teammate a solid foundation of conflict resolution will allow them to properly address the dispute in a respectful and beneficial manner. These essential skills will serve them throughout their schooling.
CONFLICT RESOLUTION (INTERMEDIATE)
YEARS 9-10 *Beginners course not required
This engaging course focusses on conflicts familiar to students as they progress through high school. Students will develop comprehensive methods of dealing with concerns when they arise in their relationships. We will aim to build trust between students so that they are more comfortable discussing issues among their peers. Learning how to address concerns will also serve students well in their life after school in speaking to future partners, employers or coaches.
CONFLICT RESOLUTION (ADVANCED)
YEARS 10-11 *Beginners & Intermediate courses not required
The advanced CR program is designed for older students on the cusp of adulthood. This will challenge them to reconcile past relationship breakdowns and set them up to enter a world full of conflict. This is an interactive program that requires student involvement and participation. Students will complete this program with all the necessary conflict resolution techniques to tackle life's challenges and gain a global perspective.
In this program students will get an overview of the world faith traditions. They will learn about each religions core tenets, how they relate to one another and where they differ.
Allowing the students to engage in further education after high school with the skills and understandings to work effectively across cultural boundaries.
ECUMENISM & INTERFAITH DIALOGUE
Australia has truly become a multicultural nation, thus it is imperative that students learn real world skills in dealing with a vast array of people and faiths. Learn to facilitate dissenting views, confident in the ability to use critical thinking and Interfaith dialogue to solve conflicts.