CMI Online

What in the world is CMI Online?

CMI Online is an online learning site dedicated to helping people learn to teach children effectively. Click here to download a CMI Online brochure Besides a variety of FREE content, you can enroll in courses that lead to a diploma, certificate, or Continuing Education Units through the Association of Christian Schools International.

Watch the video on the right to learn how to navigate the site!

During the Child Evangelism Fellowship International Conference (May 3-8, 2021), enrollment in the “Leadership: Living Out of the Overflow” seminar featuring Richard Blackaby’s insights is FREE!

Sign in (or Sign up) at Click on Courses, and then enter Leadership: Living Out of the Overflow In the Search Courses box. Select the Leadership: Living Out of the Overflow Seminar displayed, and then click on Take this Course.

Learn more about the Children’s Ministries Institute by visiting the CMI Alumni Exhibit!

Who in the world benefits from CMI Online?

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What in the world does CMI Online offer?

Experienced Instructors

Students enrolled in Children’s Ministries Institute® courses offered on CMI Online receive personal guidance from dedicated instructors.

Courses and Resources

The CMI Online training program includes video demonstrations, courses, and seminars that can be viewed at your convenience. Click here to explore the options.

Digital Documents

Each online course includes downloadable documents to enhance student learning. Students can upload assignments for their instructor to evaluate. To view a course syllabus, click on the course of your choice below:
- Teaching Children Effectively™ Level 1
- Teaching Children Effectively™ Level 2
- Understanding Today’s Child
- Progressive Methods of Child Evangelism
- Leadership Essentials
- Ministry to Generation Z
- Romans Road for Children (free three-week course)
Click here for a schedule of upcoming online courses, then click the Online Schedule button.


You can sharpen your skills and increase your effectiveness in children's ministry by completing the following courses that lead to a Master Teacher Certificate: Teaching Children Effectively Level 1, Teaching Children Effectively Level 2, Understanding Today’s Child, and Progressive Methods of Child Evangelism.


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