Training Events

Who Let The Dads Out? training events - open to men and women

We offer a range of training, open to men and women, with a focus on the 'why' and the 'how' of ministry to fathers, underpinned by practical examples and resource ideas from across the Who Let The Dads Out? community and beyond.

  • Teaching Weekend - The Ministry to Fathers teaching weekend, run in partnership with Cliff College in May, is now in it's fourth year, and allows you to explore the theology and the historical context of fatherhood as well as practical responses to the needs in your community.  For full details and booking click here.

MtF Flyer

£170 per person inclusive of all meals, accommodation and course material. Places are limited and bookings can be secured by £30 deposit.

Friday 10th - Sunday 12th May 2019

  • The Nuts & Bolts Tour - New for 2019, these 2-hour evening sessions will look at how to set up and run a group for dads, father figures, and their children, and cost just £10 per person.  It is ideal for those looking to set up a group, and for existing groups to come together and compare best practice.  For a list of scheduled dates around the UK and to book click here
  • Bespoke training - If you would like Mark or Tony to run a bespoke training session or an introductory workshop, do contact us.


Training is delivered by Mark Chester and/or Tony Sharp, often complimented by another practitioner (such as one of our regional reps).