• June 29, 2022
  • 30 5782, Sivan
  • פרשת חקת

Sofer Stam Certification (Round 2)

Sofer Stam Certification (Round 2)

This special ten week course is for men. It will cover the theoretical and practical laws, skills, and techniques to become a ritual scribe. There are seven units covering progress in Halacha (workbook and online class) and writing practice (based on online class). Each unit is supplemented by ongoing email and phone/video support between classes and for up to one year after completing the course. REGISTRATION FOR THIS COURSE IS OPEN ONLY TO ACCEPTED APPLICANTS TO THE WEBYESHIVA.ORG HALACHA MASTERY PROGRAM. TO SUBMIT AN APPLICATION PLEASE CLICK HERE.(http://mastery.webyeshiva.org/application) For more information about the WebYeshiva.org Halacha Mastery & Orach Chaim Semicha Program please CLICK HERE.(http://mastery.webyeshiva.org/)

May 8, 2016 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sofer Stam Certification (Round 2): Lesson 1
Class description

Sofer Stam Certification 1st class: In this session we will get organized, learn to use the dual-pencil diagram and some halachot best to print the attached files before class starts make sure to upload this week’s completed homework- to the FORUM at least one day before the class

May 15, 2016 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sofer Stam Certification (Round 2): Lesson 2
Class description

Sofer Stam Certification 2nd class: In this session we will learn how to write with the plastic kulmus-on paper best to print the attached files before class starts make sure to upload this week’s completed homework- to the FORUM at least one day before the class Watch videos and listen to MP3’s before class

May 22, 2016 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sofer Stam Certification (Round 2): Lesson 3
Class description

Sofer Stam Certification 3rd class: In this class we will learn to prepare a feather kulmus. It is very important that you watch the relevant video, and try making a few yourself- as a basis to the actual class. Don’t worry if it doesn’t come out so successful- it’s only a “warm-up” for the class! Make sure you have 3 feathers soaking in a mixture of water+vinegar (50-50%) for at least 48 hours before class, and that you have the tools in a separate bag ready before class starts. It’s always a good idea to log in some 10 minutes before class starts and say Hi to each other and schmooze a little. Also- make sure you have the tools for erasure in a separate bag, ready before class. Print out the “kedushat hashemot” worksheet for this class, and listen to the Halacha MP3 Always post a scan of your writing (jpeg only!) on the forum a day or two before class, and comment on other’s posts.

May 29, 2016 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sofer Stam Certification (Round 2): Lesson 4
Class description

Sofer Stam Certification 4th class: In this class we will continue to practice the feather kulmus. Practice making other kulmusim (one feather can make about 5 kulmusim)- try to get it right within 20 minutes max. Make sure you have 3 feathers soaking in a mixture of water+vinegar (50-50%) for at least 48 hours before class, and that you have the tools in a seperate bag ready before class starts. It’s always a good idea to log in some 10 minutes before class starts and say Hi to each other and schmooze a little. Watch the video “letter refinements” and print the relevant sheet for class. Print out the “ktiva tama” worksheet for this class, and listen to the halacha MP3 Always post a scan of your writing (jpeg only!) on the forum a day or two before class, and comment on other’s posts.

June 5, 2016 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sofer Stam Certification (Round 2): Lesson 5
Class description

Sofer Stam Certification 5th class: This time we will learn how to choose klaf. Please watch the relevant video before class. Have the “letter refinements” pages ready for class. Practice making a kulmus within 10 minutes, using the relevant MP3 Catch up on any Halachic material you might have missed. listen to the recordings, and watch videos in this unit. Give each other feedback on uploaded scans of your writing.

June 19, 2016 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sofer Stam Certification (Round 2): Lesson 6
Class description

Sofer Stam Certification 6th class: Print the attached docs for this class. listen to the recordings, and watch videos in this unit. Give each other feedback on uploaded scans of your writing.

June 28, 2016 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sofer Stam Certification (Round 2): Lesson 7
Class description

Rebroadcast of Sunday’s class- recording was unsuccessful, so repeated today please have the “draft” pages for halacha shiurim printed out have kulmus preparation sheet and soaked kulmusim ready

July 3, 2016 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sofer Stam Certification (Round 2): Lesson 8
Class description

Sofer Stam Certification 8th class-: Have the Lishkat Hakodesh questionnaire ready for this class. watch the videos about choosing klaf, kesidran 1-3 print kesidran draft

July 10, 2016 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sofer Stam Certification (Round 2): Lesson 9
Class description

Sofer Stam Certification 9th class: Have the Lishkat Hakodesh questionnaire ready for this class.

July 17, 2016 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sofer Stam Certification (Round 2): Lesson 10
Class description

Sofer Stam Certification 10th class: This is the last session as a group. from here on you can contact me 1X1 as you need, and continue to post scans and questions on the (general) forum