CHC51015 Diploma of Counselling

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Enrolments open for 2020!

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Overview

This qualification is on the approved list of courses for Vet Student Loans. To check your eligibility: https://www.education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

This course is delivered in Sydney and Adelaide only.

This qualification reflects the role of counsellors who work with clients on personal and psychological issues using established counselling modalities. Students will develop their own integrative approach to counselling through face-to-face simulations and assessment with practice leaders within the Relationships Australia federation.

Training is delivered via self-paced, online activities and assessments with compulsory classroom learning.

All students have access to interactive e-textbooks and a course facilitator for ongoing support.

Students completing this course will be equipped with the skills and knowledge to work in a defined and supported counselling role in an established agency, rather than in independent practice and will add practical experience to an existing qualification.

Work Placement Requirements

There is no required workplace component for the CHC51015 Diploma of Counselling.

Entry Requirements

Priority will be given to people with a background in health, community services or education and to those already providing services to support communities and individuals in either a volunteer or paid capacity.
All applicants will be required to undertake a suitability interview with the course coordinator.

Employment Opportunities

Students enrolled into the Diploma of Counselling may be eligible for Student Membership of PACFA (Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia), see PACFA website for further details.
Upon successful completion of this qualification, you can gain employment within the community services sector with a focus on counselling including:

  • Counsellor
  • Case Manager

Tuition Fee

Tuition fee – $7500

Duration

12 Months

Delivery Mode

Blended learning – Online and compulsory classroom sessions

Study Requirements

Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)

You may be eligible for recognition of prior learning (RPL) for this qualification. Students seeking recognition for all or part of a qualification must first complete the online Recognition Application.

Qualification Pathways

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

Enrolment Dates

Enrolments open now! Course commences Monday, 10 February 2020.

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Work Placement Requirements

There is no required workplace component for the CHC51015 Diploma of Counselling.

Entry Requirements

Priority will be given to people with a background in health, community services or education and to those already providing services to support communities and individuals in either a volunteer or paid capacity.
All applicants will be required to undertake a suitability interview with the course coordinator.

Employment Opportunities

Students enrolled into the Diploma of Counselling may be eligible for Student Membership of PACFA (Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia), see PACFA website for further details.
Upon successful completion of this qualification, you can gain employment within the community services sector with a focus on counselling including:

  • Counsellor
  • Case Manager

Tuition Fee

Tuition fee – $7500

Duration

12 Months

Delivery Mode

Blended learning – Online and compulsory classroom sessions

Recognition

You may be eligible for recognition of prior learning (RPL) for this qualification. Students seeking recognition for all or part of a qualification must first complete the online Recognition Application.

Qualification Pathways

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

Enrolment Dates

Enrolments open now! Course commences Monday, 10 February 2020.

More Information



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