FTCM is a one-year certificate course that runs through September of one year to August of the next or from January to December. It comprises relevant missiological courses such as: Biblical Foundations of Mission; History of Mission; Missionary Interpersonal Relationships; Cross-Cultural Communications (CCC); Demons, Witchcraft, and Spiritual Warfare; Principles of Language Acquisition, Missionary Approach to Islam, Christian Community Development (CCD), Ethnographic Research; Cultural Anthropology; etc., and it includes a four-month practicum. FTCM is a must-take for all prospective missionary candidates across the nations.