|Faith Biblical Counseling Ministries|
Welcome to the event portal for this #BCTConf session. Following are a few Q&As to help answer your questions. If you have other questions or concerns, don't hesitate to contact us. Learn more about Faith Biblical Counseling Ministries' other conferences and training events at www.faithlafayette.org/conferences.
When/How can I register?
The $199 early-bird registration price is available until 3/3/2023; after that, the price will be $229 until 3/17/2023. The final price will be $249 after that.
Once registration is open, click on either of the turquoise Register buttons on this page and select the Track for which you'd like to register.
What training tracks are offered?
Tracks 1-3 provide Foundational, Intermediate and Advanced biblical counseling training and are the ones we would suggest starting with. Track 4: Ongoing Training is created from scratch each year in order to offer continuing education on current issues in the biblical counseling movement and topics relevant to leading a ministry and training others. Track 5: ACBC Exam Preparation helps individuals pursue ACBC certification by teaching about and guiding you through each question on the theology and counseling exam. Track 6: Women’s Topics delivering robust training relevant to counseling women in today’s world. And Track 7: Marriage & Reconciliation satisfies the ACBC lecture requirements needed in order to apply for both of the Marriage and the Reconciliation advanced specializations.
If you've never attended one of our conferences and don't know what to expect, check out these sample sessions - an entire teaching session from each of our six tracks to help you get a feel for the biblically based, life-changing content we offer through our conferences.
Where can I find/view the track schedules?
On the Agenda tab. The default view displays all of the tracks; select a specific track to view only that track's session.
Where can I find the digital notes for my track's sessions?
At least two weeks before the start of the conference, three sets of PDFs will appear in the Documents tab of this event portal (but they will only be visible to those who have registered).
Two of the PDFs will contain all of the notes for your track's sessions, one with the blanks filled in and one with the blanks unfilled. Download the file of your choice to to print your notes in advance or to save to your favorite note-taking app (here's a short tutorial video explaining how to use a PDF Digital Markup Tool).
The other PDF will contain links to all of the digital fill-in versions of the notes (test out this sample digital fill-in-note complete with a simple tutorial). Bookmark that PDF so that you can quickly find the notes you need.
You decide which type of type of digital note works best in your workflow.
Can I order a physical notebook?
Hardcopy notebooks can be purchased at the Faith Resource Center Bookstore for $35.00 plus shipping. Understanding that you would like to have the notebooks delivered before the first day of the conference, please note the important shipping details on the website when placing your orders. Purchasing and shipping information can be found here: 2023 BCTC Hardcopy Notebook
Where can I find my track's live sessions and/or on-demand videos?
Once the conference's start date has arrived, a large turquoise "LIVE NOW" banner will appear at the top if this event portal; click on that banner to access the Virtual Event Organizer (VEO).
The My Itinerary tab of the VEO will list all of the sessions that have a live session attached to them. Click on a session's title to open it and then click on the turquoise Access Session button to join the live session.
The Resources tab of the VEO will contain all of the on-demand videos available for your track sorted alphabetically. Use the search field to quickly and easily find selected videos.