Where Do I Start?

It's easy to get started on BiblicalTraining. Simply follow the steps below.

1. Create an account

Please create your free account and login. This will enable you to download the audio lectures and view the video lectures. Doing so also helps us protect you on the site and serve you better.

2. Choose a program

This is the most important question you have to answer. Which program? Most people start with Foundations, even those who have attended church for years.

Foundations

These classes are for people who answer "Yes" to most of these questions.

  • I am a new follower of Jesus.
  • I don't feel like I have been taught the Bible.
  • Even though I have gone to church for years, I am still not sure of what the Bible teaches or what I believe.
  • I do not know where the book of Hezekiah is.
  • I am not sure what a "Study Bible" is.

Academy

These classes are for people who answer "Yes" to most of these questions.

  • I have attended the Foundations classes.
  • I have attended a church for several years where the pastor teaches the Bible every Sunday.
  • I read my Bible at least three times a week.
  • I use my study Bible once a week.
  • I feel the need to organize my theological beliefs.

Institute

These classes are for people who would answer "Yes" to most of these questions.

  • I am a pastor or missionary.
  • I have had some formal education in Bible and Theology.
  • I have consistently studied my Bible in depth for several years.
  • I am committed to serious study.
  • I have several commentaries on multiple books of the Bible.

3. Attend all the classes in your program

Our encouragement is to commit to attending all the classes in a program. There is great value is being systematic, working through all the classes, from the first class to the last.

4. Explore

However, many people enjoy just taking a class here and there, so knowing the level of each class as indicated by its program is important. You can search the website to find just the right class or lecture to help you answer your questions about the Bible and theology. Click the green icon in the upper right of the window to search, or click here to browse all the classes.

Don't forget

You can listen or watch lectures on the website, download the audio and listen on your phone, get our app ( iOS | Android), or access our basic classes with Accordance.

Please donate

BiblicalTraining is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) and relies solely on the generosity of our users. Please donate to keep our classes free. Here is some information on why you should donate and the costs of running BiblicalTraining. You can donate online or through the mail. There are also other creative ways to support our work that don't cost you anything, such as through Shop & Support or doing your own fundraising.

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. There are no assignments or tests to go with the lectures. Only the classes in the certificates section have online quizzes.
  2. We do not offer seminary or college credits at this time.
  3. All classes and resources are available to you at no charge except for the classes in the Certificates section.
  4. You may begin a class any time and complete it at your own pace.