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Programs and Certifications

One way in which the MLC Office of Continuing Education serves the WELS is by offering a number of programs and certifications. There are options for active teachers, pastors interested in chaplaincy, those seeking staff ministry certification, and inactive teachers who wish to return to ministry.


Programs for active WELS teachers:

CLS Leadership Institute Modules

Early Childhood CDA Credential

Educational Technology Certificate (ETC)

Teaching Online Certificate Program (TOC)

Those interested in chaplaincy certification:

WELS Chaplaincy Certification Program

Those wishing to obtain WELS staff ministry certification:

WELS Staff Ministry Certification

Those wishing to gain or regain WELS teacher certification:

WELS Teacher Certification

WELS Teacher Re-Certification

Theology Courses Long-Term Calendar