Humanist Chaplain Renewal

 

Humanist Chaplain Renewal: Initial Humanist Chaplain endorsement is valid for a 2-year period. A Chaplain desiring to continue status at this endorsement level needs to seek renewal. If granted continued endorsement, Humanist Chaplains are then valid for a 5-year period before renewal is again required.

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  • Completed application
  • $100 annual professional fee
  • American Humanist Association Membership
  • Understanding of Humanist Chaplain role
  • Service as chaplain subsequent to endorsement

 


 

Humanist Chaplain and Humanist Celebrant Renewal (dual endorsement): Initial Humanist Chaplain and Humanist Celebrant endorsement are valid for a 2-year period. A Chaplain and Celebrant desiring to continue status at this endorsement level need to seek renewal. If granted continued endorsement, Humanist Chaplains, and Humanist Celebrant are then valid for a 5-year period before renewal is again required.

Qualifications:renew_button

  • Completed application
  • $100 annual professional fee
  • American Humanist Association Membership
  • Officiated a minimum of 1 ceremony per year*
  • Service as chaplain subsequent to endorsement

*If seeking renewal after initial 2-year endorsement a celebrant needs to have officiated a minimum of 2 ceremonies. If seeking renewal after 5-year endorsement a celebrant needs to have officiated a minimum of 5 ceremonies