IFOC Credential Requirements

The following are required to be included with application:

  1. Application Checklist
  2. Completed Payment Form
  3. Completed Application Membership Form
  4. National Criminal History report.
  5. Pastor or Overseer recommendation (or an Ordained Minister for applicants who are a pastor)
  6. Payment of One Time $250 Application fee and $250 Annual Dues ** ($500 Total)
  7. Up-to-Date Personal Resume
  8. List Community Service experiences
  9. Copy of Certificate of Completion from IFOC Basic Chaplaincy Course
  10. Recommendation letters from two (2) business people
  11. Copy of valid driver’s license
  12. 2 passport type photos (clear enough to produce ID) or photo on disk (or taken at class?)
  13. Copy of Ministerial License and/or Ordination (if applicant is Licensed or Ordained by another organization)
  14. Recommendation of a Chaplain (helpful if you know one)
  15. Location and date of seminar attended.