We do beleive that Chaplancy itself is a 'Lifeline " to the community marketplace that provides both religious and spiritual comfort and directions and instructions.
Qualification to become a Licensed Chaplain through IALC requirements are astrengent and require both education and proper experience. Once all requirements are met there is testing and further acrediting processes that are prerequsite to licensing.
A minimum of 7 Years Ministry experience with an established ministry while carying a licensure and or ordination from that organization. Applicable references and background check are manditory.
Educational levels are a minimum of a Masters degree in this related feild or counseling or therapy or psycotherapy is required. A copy of Licensed and accredited College or University and or Seminary is requiredinclusive manuscripts.