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The following online forms are offered for the convenience of the DMSB secretary, and may be entered by clicking on the form titles below.

Local Minister's License

Download the packets or order a local minister's license. Two packets are available for use by the local church: one for use with first-time applicants, and one for use with those renewing the Local Minister's License

First-time Applicant Packet

  1. Procedures for Issuing a Local Minister's License -- This document will guide the candidate, local church pastor, and board through the application process.
  2. Application for Local Minister's License -- This document is to be completed by the candidate and submitted to the local church pastor.
  3. Interview Guidelines -- This document provides the local church board with guidelines for interviewing a candidate for the Local Minister's License.
  4. A Request for Verification of Credential History form must be completed for each individual seeking a local or district minister's license for the first time. Open the form to see full instructions and to learn more about this process. 

Renewal Applicant Packet

  1. Procedures for Renewing a Local Minister's License -- This document will guide the candidate, local church pastor, and board through the process of renewing the Local Minister's License.
  2. Renewal Application for Local Minister's License -- This document is to be completed by the candidate and submitted to the local church pastor.
  3. Interview Guidelines -- This document provides the local church board with guidelines for interviewing a candidate for the renewal of the Local Minister's License.
  4. A Request for Verification of Credential History form must be completed for each individual seeking the renewal of a local or district minister's license when A) the church board approving renewal is not of the same local church that granted the individual his or her first local or district minister's license, or B) the church board approving the renewal failed to submit the form when it granted the individual his or her first local or district minister's license. Open the form to see full instructions and to learn more about this process. 

Click here to order a Local Minister's License from Global Clergy Development. Please note: these licenses are available only to members of the Church of the Nazarene.

Certificate of Completion

Request Certificate of Completion for the course of study