Religious Education Requirements for Catholic Teachers

In order to be considered for a continuous employment contract with the Edmonton Catholic School District, Greater St. Albert Catholic Schools and Elk Island Catholic Schools, the following religious education courses from St. Joseph's College are recommended:

Elementary Teachers

CHRTC 250: The Theological Education of the Catholic Teacher
CHRTC 380: Christian Religious Education and the Child

Secondary Teachers

CHRTC 250: The Theological Education of the Catholic Teacher
CHRTC 381: Christian Religious Education and the Adolescent / Young Adult

You may register for all CHRTC courses through Beartracks. Equivalent courses may be available at Campus Saint-Jean or Newman Theological College.

Other Catholic School districts in Alberta may view these courses as an asset on your application; please speak to a representative from the district for further information.

Catholic school districts in Alberta: