FAQ


30 Day Subscription – Continuing Education

How do the payments work for Continuing Education on Ministry Central?. 2

Does my subscription automatically renew?. 2

How do I cancel my subscription?. 2

Per Course – Licensing. 2

How do I pay for licensure and ordination classes?. 2

How can I get a refund?. 2

Benefits and Requirements. 2

Do I automatically receive license if I successfully complete a licensing course?. 2

What do I receive upon successful completion of a licensing course?. 3

Is taking Ministry Central courses required for license with the United Pentecostal Church International?   3

What districts require Ministry Central for licensing?. 3

If I took PC Minister courses already do I need to take theses?. 3

If I had a user name and password for PC Minister or Launch Your Ministry can I use them on this site?   3

Who is Ministry Central?. 3

What does it cost to register?. 3

How long does each session take?. 3

What should I expect when I open a sessions?. 3

Do I have to complete each session (video & test) within the level of licensure to receive a certificate of completion?   4

What happens when I complete all my sessions within the level of licensure?. 4

Does Ministry Central make the determination whether I receive my license or not?. 4

Can I get a copy of my results?. 4

Can I still take the training even if I am not a minister nor plan to receive a ministerial license?. 4

If I experience technical difficulties with the website, what do I do?. 4

Launch Your Ministry. 4

How long is each session?. 4

Why are the LYM videos free?. 5

What do I receive after completing LYM?. 5

 

 

 

30 Day Subscription – Continuing Education

How do the payments work for Continuing Education on Ministry Central?
Every month we'll bill your credit card the fee stated at the time of purchase. As soon as you've successfully completed this sign-up process and your payment is confirmed, your membership will begin.

Does my subscription automatically renew?

We will renew your monthly subscription automatically, unless you cancel. The price is subject to change, but we will always notify you beforehand.

How do I cancel my subscription?

You can cancel your subscription by logging into your PayPal account and deleting the recurring payment for this site. You will retain access to your account until the first day of the next billing cycle.

Per Course – Licensing

How do I pay for licensure and ordination classes?
Courses for licensing are one payment. You will be directed to a shopping cart to purchase access to individual courses or bundles of courses. You can pay by Credit Card or bank account using the PayPal portal.

How can I get a refund?

All Ministry Central purchases are considered final. If there is a technical difficulty you may contact customer service at .

 

Benefits and Requirements

 

Do I automatically receive license if I successfully complete a licensing course?

Completion of a Ministry Central licensing or ordination course does not automatically qualify for license. Ministry Central can be an integral part of preparing you for initial licensure or the next step in the UPCI credentialing process.

 

What do I receive upon successful completion of a licensing course?

Upon successful completion of a course you may save or print a certificate of completion that can be used to validate your work.

 

Is taking Ministry Central courses required for license with the United Pentecostal Church International?

Currently the UPCI does not require this. However, each district can adopt their own requirements above and beyond the UPCI requirements. Check with your district leadership to see if this is required.

 

What districts require Ministry Central for licensing?

There is a growing number of UPCI districts that require or recommend Ministry Central for licensure. Please check with your pastor or district leadership to see if they participate.

 

If I took PC Minister courses already do I need to take theses?

 

If I had a user name and password for PC Minister or Launch Your Ministry can I use them on this site?

Yes. Your old username and password should work for this site.

 

Who is Ministry Central?

Ministry Central is the ministerial training program of the United Pentecostal Church International. It is facilitated by the Pentecostal Publishing House.

 

What does it cost to register?

A $56.00/$64.00 license training package for each level will be required when registering.  

 

How long does each session take?

Each video session is approximately 45-minutes in length. 

 

What should I expect when I open a sessions?

First you will download a handout corresponding to each session and fill in the blanks as you view the selected training video. After you complete the training session, you will take an online multiple choice test. 

 

Do I have to complete each session (video & test) within the level of licensure to receive a certificate of completion?

Yes. The learning platform tracks your progress and will not allow a certificate of completion unless you finish the course successfully.

 

What happens when I complete all my sessions within the level of licensure?

Upon your completion of all sessions, a certificate of completion will be available for you to print or save. 

 

Does Ministry Central make the determination whether I receive my license or not?

No, Ministry Central only provides the training. Your UPCI District Board will make the determination. Some UPCI Districts have additional requirements to Ministry Central training. 

 

Can I get a copy of my results?

Yes, you will be able to download and print the results.

 

Can I still take the training even if I am not a minister nor plan to receive a ministerial license?

Yes, many people have taken the Ministry Central training to help them in their Christian understanding. Some Pastors are requesting their church leaders to take this training. Results and a certificate will be provided at the end of each level of training for your records. 

 

If I experience technical difficulties with the website, what do I do?

If you experience problems please provide this information via the contact form on the website.

 

Launch Your Ministry

 

How long is each session?

Sessions average approximately 18 minutes each. They are designed to be succinct and content rich.

 

Why are the LYM videos free?

The vision of LYM is to create resources that will position young men and women to hear and respond to a call to ministry. As such the goal is to remove barriers that would hinder access this to this material.

 

What do I receive after completing LYM?

Upon completing the LYM courses you can receive a certificate of completion. Some pastors are choosing to use successful completion of these resources as qualification for a Christian Worker License.