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Badge Of Life Canada

Chaplain Training
Chaplain Training

Chaplain Training

First Responder Chaplain Training and Critical Incident Stress Debriefing training.
 Date: September 8 – 12, 2020 Registration Due: August 1, 2020

Location:  Badge of Life Canada office 2825 ON-6, Lion’s Head, ON N0H 1W0

Cost:  $850  (Seven participants minimum required).  If taken separately the Critical Incident Stress Debriefing is $350. (Chaplains required to take both courses over five days). Course contents, nutrition breaks and lunch provided.


Accommodation: Can be provided for $50/pm with separate bedrooms and shared bathroom/kitchen for 3 individuals 99 Steps 2 Beach or for four individuals at 89 Steps 2 Beach.There is a grocery store, drug store and hardware store within a minutes walk as well as several restaurants.

Please indicate at time of booking if you wish to make these arrangements otherwise there is a local Motel where you can book your own room.


First Responder Chaplain Training and Critical Incident Stress Debriefing

Training provided by Lynne and Bill Rusk as trained by Rev. Robert L. Perkins Ph.D. who is the Executive Director of the California Practical Chaplain Association. Dr. Perkins is a Therapist, Writer and Educator specializing in guiding people to maximize their life to the fullest potential.

Robert is a 14 year law enforcement veteran and former Army Officer. Robert received his Master’s Degree in Theology in 2002 and became an ordained minister with the United Christian Faith Ministries that same year.

Robert continued his education through the University Of Michigan and received specialized training and certification as a Police Chaplain through the International Fellowship Of Chaplains.

In 2004 Robert received his Doctorate in Practical Chaplaincy/Psychology. Robert’s written academic work was published into a textbook entitled “The Practical Guide To Police Chaplaincy” .

Robert is a Board Certified expert in Traumatic Stress and Critical Incident Stress Debriefing. He has served on the Board Of Directors of the Ontario Critical Incident Stress Foundation. Robert is the author of several books on the subject of Chaplaincy.


Further details – Please contact Lynne at

Chaplain Training Registration



You are invited to attend the most high quality, comprehensive, chaplain training anywhere.  In our one week academy you will receive all basic law enforcement and fire classes as well as specialized additional classes you likely will not get anywhere else.


If you want to be one of the best, most highly trained and professional chaplains in your community or anywhere for that matter, this is the academy for you.  I encourage you to visit our website for more information.

  • It is affordable and can be completed in one trip.
  • It is high quality.
  • It is comprehensive.
  • It is innovative and relevant for the chaplain in the field.

Please view this invitation video.

Chaplain Stuart Vogelman, WSP/WDFW

Executive Director, NPFCA