Advanced Diploma of Ministry - Planetshakers (Advanced Diploma)


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Advanced Diploma

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46 Weeks

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About Advanced Diploma of Ministry - Planetshakers at Alphacrucis College

The purpose of this course is to equip students to operate effectively in full time ministry. The course equips students with the depth of knowledge and skills necessary to provide structured ministry to others and lead ministry teams in the church or other Christian context. The skills and knowledge acquired will allow students to effectively undertake tasks that are typical in various types of ministry, such as pastoring, teaching, preaching, and leading. It will also equip students to create solutions to complex and unpredictable problems in the ministry context. The course will develop the skills necessary for students to take responsibility for a specific ministry program.

Upon completion of this qualification, learners will have acquired the necessary knowledge, attitudes and skills to serve effectively as ministers or leaders in the church or Para-church organisations. This course is intended to provide participants with the following general education outcomes:

  • Ability to lead ministry teams
  • Ability to design, implement, and evaluate a ministry program
  • Ability to analyse and apply knowledge of the history of the Christian church
  • Ability to apply advanced exegetical tools to the Old Testament and New Testament
  • Ability to teach a broad knowledge of a specific theme of the Old Testament and New Testament
  • Ability to analyse and critique different theological perspectives and communicate the relevance of theological formulations for Christians in the contemporary twenty-first century society
  • Demonstration of research skills, particularly the ability to gather, understand, collate, analyse and evaluate information from a range of sources



Planetshakers College is located in Melbourne, Victoria.


46 weeks


20 hours a week, over three days (6.5 hours are counted as vocational placement). For more information refer to the timetable.

Contact Details

For more information please contact the Planetshakers Registrar on +61 3 9896 7999 or email

For information on the 10017NAT Diploma of Leadership (Church work) click here.

Study in 2015.

What a privilege it is to offer you a chance to apply to Alphacrucis College at the Planetshakers College Campus. Planetshakers core college mandate to, "Empower generations", is reflected within this year of service, where you will come to know more about yourself and this great God we serve. You will be equipped, enriched and propelled into your God-given destiny. Don't let this opportunity pass you by.

We look forward to joining our hearts and lives together to see this world impacted by the good news of Jesus and the power of the Holy Spirit!
For the cause

Russell & Sam Evans

The heart of Planetshakers College is to see God's kingdom come in your life and see you empowered to reach generations with the love and the message of Jesus.

Describing what partnering with Planetshakers College does to a person is often a hard thing to do. God always continues to surprise us in what He has done with people who truly surrender their life to Him. The miracles, testimonies and the stories of lives that have been enriched by our great God astounds us every year.

Our mandate is to influence every area of society with the power of the Holy Spirit to make God famous in this world. We believe that Planetshakers College equips you with the vital spiritual and practical tools to do just this. Each week you will experience great teaching and preaching from the Planetshakers staff and world leading guest speakers. The anointed praise and worship will bring you into deeper levels in your expression and faith in God.

You will be imparted to and be discipled in an environment that loves, is safe and faith filled. The culture of Planetshakers will inspire you to walk in the ways of the Kingdom of God, explore who you are in Christ, encourage you to believe for the miraculous, and see you mobilised in the gifting and authority He placed in you. Come and be part of the action!

Zoran Paunovich
Principal of Planetshakers College

For more information on Planetshakers College, click here.

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