March 23, 2023
FOCCUS Facilitator Training
205 Jackson Ave
Couples entering the Sacrament of Marriage in the Diocese of Rockville Centre are required to take
the FOCCUS tool and have their results facilitated by a Trained FOCCUS facilitator. Those who assist in
preparing couples for marriage are invited to become a Trained FOCCUS facilitator by attending this
necessary training. The training is for those who are currently or preparing to be involved in Marriage
Prep Ministry, as well as Priests and Deacons.
Cost: $75.00 per individual or married couple who will be doing FOCCUS facilitating together.
Cost includes current FOCCUS manual.
Presenter: Deacon Darrell Buono, Certified, FOCCUS, Inc. Trainer
This is considered a Level 2 Ministry Training, although Level 1 Marriage Prep need not have been
completed first. Training will be offered in two different locations as follows:
Monday, April 18th and April 25th
6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. (must attend both sessions, light refreshments will be served)
St. Edward the Confessor Parish, 205 Jackson Avenue, Syosset, NY 11791
Deadline: April 1, 2016
Saturday April 2nd- One Day Session
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (please bring a bag lunch)
St. Lawrence the Martyr Parish, Bethany Center, 27 Handsome Avenue Sayville, NY 11782
Deadline: March 17, 2016