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CHC52108 Diploma of Community Services (Financial Counselling)


This qualification focuses on developing participants’ skills and knowledge of:

  • Providing specialist services to assist people facing debt and other financial issues
  • Developing paralegal skills and competencies
  • Understanding client rights and responsibilities

Download the Qualification Information Brochure for more details

Skills for All Funded?

Yes, You may be eligible for Skills for All funding for this qualification. Enrolment conditions apply. Please see the Skills for All page for more information.

Entry Requirements

To gain entry into this qualification, it is recommended that participants have sufficient relevant work experience to indicate likely success at this level of qualification in a job role involving:

  • The self-directed application of knowledge with substantial depth in some areas
  • The exercise of independent judgement and decision-making
  • The application of relevant technical and other skills

Employment Opportunities

Upon successful completion of this qualification, you can gain employment in financial counselling roles in the Community Services Sector, including:

  • Financial counsellor


Skills for All: $2,500 / Full Fee: $5,250


6 Months

Delivery Mode

Blended Learning


Number of Face to Face days: 5

Off the Job Requirements: Participants will be required to undertake self-directed learning, outside of classroom delivery


You may be eligible for Recognition for this qualification. Please see the Recognition Application Kit for more details.

Qualification Pathways

Participants may be eligible to undertake further qualifications at Advanced Diploma or Vocational Graduate Diploma level.

Intake Dates

Semester 1, 2015

Applications open: 17 November 2014

Applications close: 16 February 2015

Qualification commences: 23 February 2015

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