Equip Biblical Institute

Equip Biblical Institute

Current Class

Transitional Pastors Training # not yet assigned
Oct 14-15 Quincy Community Church

Transitional Pastors Manuel PDF

Class Coming Soon at FAITH Ministry Reno Campus

Certificate of Leadership

The Certificate of Leadership is a 1 ½ -year leadership program provided by The Feather River Baptist Association.

Equip Biblical Institute Brochure

Certificate involves completing the following requirements:
1. Studying the 12 course textbooks.
2. Attending the 12 courses (10 class hrs. each).
3. Participate in discussions based on the books
4. Creating visual panoramas of the textbooks.
5. Typing action plan based on the textbooks.

The Certificate of Leadership is a developmental certificate that is equal to 120 hours/12 CEU’s (Continuing Education Units) as set by The American National Standards Institute. It is specifically designed for those interested in rapidly enhancing their leadership, teaching, and preaching skills through the local church. The goal is multiplying churches by making “Each Church a School and each Pastor a Teacher.” Students who complete the 1 1/2 year course of studies will receive the Certificate of Leadership and will be eligible to march in the May joint commencement of Southern California Seminary and Equip Biblical Institute; Church Leadership Development.


Required Courses:
100-1 Bible Overview
103-1 Old Testament Survey 1
103-2 Old Testament Survey 2
104 Spiritual Leadership
109-1 New Testament Survey 1
109-1 New Testament 1
109-2 New Testament Survey 2
112 Biblical Interpretation
114 Personal Evangelism
341 Expository Teaching

Elective Courses:
115 Systematic Theology 1
220 Church-Based Disciple-Making
222 Analysis of Romans
227 Strategic Evangelism
229 Pastoral Ministry
338 Bible Study Methods

Costs: $15 Books, or purchase on your $20 Audit class – attend class.

$35 Credit for Certificate from EBI of FRBA - CEU’s (Continuing Education Units,)

$25 One time Registration Fee payable to Feather River Baptist Association (EBI)

There is a $300 graduation fee for the rental of cap and gown and the certificate and cover. Graduates will receive a complimentary meal for two at the Annual Alumni Banquet. The Certificate of Leadership is excellent preparation for those interested in the Diploma and Associate Programs, but who desire foundational leadership training first.

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J. Ballard, Area Missionary