Foundations Diploma

Foundations Diploma

TIM Centre is committed to training leaders for effective Missional Ministry in this diverse multicultural ministry context.

The Foundations in Missonal Ministry and Church Leadership seeks to provide accessible and affordable training for immigrant church leaders and others desiring to be equipped for ministry in multicultural Toronto.

The Certificate comprises of four foundational courses. The completion of four additional courses will lead to a full Diploma (this is a non-credit Diploma). To see the list of course requirements, please go to Curriculum.  For upcoming courses, please go to Next Courses.


  • Bible Interpretation
  • God’s Mission & His Church
  • Survey of the Old and New Testaments
  • Basic Bible Doctrine

DIPLOMA COURSES (Certificate + any 4 courses)

  • Introduction to Urban Mission
  • Developing Intercultural Leadership
  • Church and Pastoral Ministry
  • Spiritual Formations for Missional Ministry
  • Window on Global Mission
  • Mentoring


Full tuition for each course is $400. TIM Centre has a limited number of scholarships for those who need financial assistance. For information on our Diploma program email: or call (416) 226-6620, ext. 2708


One of the things I enjoyed about the TIM Centre course was that I had classmates from different cultures and ethnicities. It was a pleasure and I had fun while studying with my classmates.
Steven Jung — Korean Intercultural Leader