Certification Centers

CCA certification is available at four different centers throughout the United States. You must complete 2 core modules of academic study through one or a combination of the approved training centers.  Certification dates vary from center to center. Please sign up early to ensure your enrollment. Contact information for each center is provided below.

TCN's Virtual Center

Registration for Module A 2021 is now open!

Online seminars will meet once a week for eight weeks in the fall (Core Module A) and eight weeks in the spring (Core Module B).

Core Module A: September 9 - October 28, 2021

Core Module B: January 14 - March 4, 2021
The schedule for the winter module is:

January 14 and 21 - Finance - Accounting (Vonna Laue)
January 28/February 4 - Legal and Tax (Frank and Elaine Sommerville)
Feb 11 and 18 - Finance - Budgeting (Janiel Youngblood)
Feb 25/Mar 4 - Facilities and Property (Brandon Woodard)

Online seminars will be offered during the day, 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. Eastern Time. For details contact Dr. Marilyn Johns marilyn@thechurchnetwork.com or return to this site. 

Dallas Baptist University (in-person)

Registration and Information

CORE MODULE A:  JUNE 7 - 11, 2021

CORE MODULE B:  JUNE 14 - 18, 2021

 Dallas Baptist University
3000 Mountain Creek Parkway
Dallas, TX 75211

Dr. Terry D Bertrand, CCA

2016 W. Bardin Road
Arlington, TX 76017

Mobile: 817-944-0316
e-mail: terrybertrand42@gmail.com

Click here for registration details

The Academy of Church Business Administration (ACBA)

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The Academy of Church Business Administration (ACBA) sponsored by
The General Council on Finance and Administration of the United Methodist
1 Music Cir N,
Nashville, TN 37203

Dr. Robert Winstead, Director
e-mail: bob@athensfirstumc.org

Regrettably, we must announce the cancellation of the 2020 and Summer 2021 ACBA course. 
Consideration is being giving to fall session and dates will be posted as soon as they are available. 

Please e-mail Jodi Chadwell at jchadwell@gcfa.org 

Costs:   Registration fee   $125
         UMC Core Weeks  @$350  (both weeks $700)
         3 Course electives @$90
Total for 2 Core weeks and 3 elective courses   $915