EquipMETRO Trainer Application Form

    Proposed Trainer Details

    Please attach a photo of yourself. This photo should be head and shoulders facing the camera.

    First Name

    Last Name


    Date of Birth (DD/MM/YYYY)





    Home Phone

    Mobile Phone


    Proposed Trainee Details

    First Name

    Last Name


    Is the proposed trainee a Communicant member of the church?

    Working with Minors

    Have you ever had a finding of guilt or been convicted of abuse or neglect of a child under 18 years?

    Have you ever had any allegations or complaints made against you involving misconduct with children under the age of 18 years?

    Is there anything in your past that would call into question your suitability to be trusted with the care of children under 18 years?

    Please provide your Working With Children Check Number

    Expires (DD-MM-YYYY)

    All trainers must complete the PCV Volunteer Approval Process (VAP) in their local church as a part of the application process. Have you completed the VAP?

    It is a requirement that all trainers complete Safe Church Basic Training within one year of their VAP approval (if they haven’t already). Please circle one of the following:
    I have already completed Safe Church trainingI will complete Safe Church training within one year of VAP approval

    Have you read PCV’s “Safe Church” Policy in relation to working with children?
    An electronic copy is available in the ‘Resources’ section of the METRO website (metro.pcv.org.au)

    Your Church

    Name of Church


    Name of Minister (if not you)

    Name of Session Clerk

    Are you a Communicant member of this church?

    How long have you been a Communicant member?

    Please list names and suburb of any other churches you have attended regularly during the past five years.

    Please detail your historical and current involvement at your church.

    About You

    Tell us how you became a Christian?

    About EquipMETRO

    Finish this sentence, “I want to be involved in EquipMETRO because…”

    What do you think is required of you as a trainer in EquipMETRO? How many hours in a week do you estimate you would need to prioritise in order to equip your trainee?


    Describe your present relationship with your proposed trainee. Please give some detail.

    What do you think are your proposed trainee’s strengths?

    What do you think are your proposed trainee’s weaknesses?


    The information contained in this application is correct to the best of my knowledge.

    I agree to attend the MTS challenge and the METRO graduation and orientation lunch with my trainee as a part of the traineeship.

    I authorise any churches listed in this application to give you any information they may have regarding my character and fitness for EquipMETRO.

    I release all such references from liability for any damage that may result from furnishing such evaluations to you, and I waive any right that I may have to inspect references provided on my behalf.

    Should my application be accepted, I agree to be bound by the PCV’s “Safe Church”, my signed contract, and the policies and decisions of the METRO Committee, and to refrain from unscriptural conduct in the performance of my services on behalf of EquipMETRO.

    By checking this box I agree to the Applicant's Statement (required)