South west ministry training course
Ministry Training

South West Ministry Training Course is a company limited by guarantee, Company number 3070559.

SWMTC is a registered Charity, number 1056606.

The Charity’s objects are: To advance the Christian religion by the promotion of theological education, research and training.

SWMTC safeguarding Policy

Articles of Association of South West Ministry Training Course

Policy on Combating Bullying and Harassment

Equal Opportunities Policy

Data Protection Policy


SWMTC’s trustees are:

Rt Revd Chris Goldsmith, Bishop of St Germans, nominee of the Bishop of Truro

The Rev'd Canon Alan Bashforth - chosen for his expertise in theological education and knowledge of the Diocese of Truro - also a member of General Synod

The Ven Dr Mark Butchers – nominee of the Bishop of Exeter

Revd Hilary Dawson – chosen for her Knowledge of the Ordination and Reader programmes.

Revd. Canon Graham Thompson, District Chair, Plymouth & Exeter District of the Methodist Church - nominated by the Chairs of the Cornwall and Plymouth and Exeter Methodist Districts.

The Rt Revd Robert Atwell, Bishop of Exeter

The Rt Revd Nick McKinnel, Bishop of Plymouth

Special advisors to the trustees: Prof Grace Davie and The Rev'd Prof Andrew

SWMTC: Contact: Administrator Belinda Speed-Andrews on 01392 272544
South West Ministry Training Course is a company limited by guarantee. Company number 3070559. Charity number 1056606