Run The Marriage Preparation Course

The Marriage Preparation Course is an easy-to-run, practical five-session course for couples who are engaged or exploring the idea of marriage. No expertise is needed to run the course.

You may have experience of working on your own marriage or you are passionate to see marriages and family life strengthened in your community.

An individual can host a course using the videos, though we recommend having a married couple on hand to offer support.

Key features of The Marriage Preparation Course:

  • Easy-to-use videos
  • Leader's guide with instructions for when to pause videos for exercises and discussion times
  • Effective whether held in a home or larger venue
  • Practical material presented in a fun and interesting way
  • Welcoming and accessible content for any couple

Becoming a leader is easy. We help provide you with the necessary materials and support you need to get started.

Guest and leader resources available: 

  • USB stick of the talks by Nicky and Sila Lee can be purchased from Alpha Malaysia office.

  • Guest resources and comprehensive leader’s guide on how to set up, run and publicise your course, including ideas for creating a great atmosphere can be purchased from leading Christian bookshops.

  • Promotional resources to advertise your course can be downloaded from this website.

Support is also available from local Marriage Advisers who have run the course themselves and trainings events, which are held regularly around the country. Please find upcoming Team Trainings here

As part of The Marriage Preparation Course, couples may be asked to complete a Couple Survey online. This survey is not a test of compatibility. To access the Couple Survey, please register your course. Once registered, you will have the opportunity to access the Couple Survey system and purchase credits so you can send the survey to couples on your course.