YMCA Training Programme for YMCA secretaries is being offered at Gurukul. Gurukul plays a key role in making theological education more people-centred. The Training Department conducts one-year training for YMCA Professional Secretaries focusing on Christian teachings, stimulating contemporary thinking, ongoing relationship and mission role of the Church and YMCA. Beside the trainees undergo a series of YMCA studies, management studies, physical education, surveys, research/dissertation etc. The YMCA Training Department conducts refresher course/workshops for YMCA professional secretaries under the innovative Continuing Education programme of the Training Department. The purpose of the Continuing Education programme is to update and challenge the YMCA Secretaries on the need for taking forward and effectively putting in practice the Mission of the YMCA in emerging new realities.
Graduation Service of YMCA Trainees
On 17th March 2019, Diplomas were conferred on YMCA Trainee Secretaries. Rt. Rev. Dr. John Stephen Sadananda, Bishop Emeritus in Karnataka Southern Diocese of CSI and Master of the Senate of Serampore College was Chief Guest. Rt. Rev. O. Michael Benhur, Bishop South Andhra Lutheran Church (SALC) and Chairperson Gurukul College Council, awarded Diplomas.