CHC51015 – Diploma of Counselling

This qualification reflects the role of counsellor who works with clients on personal and psychological issues using established counselling modalities.

Are you a compassionate, optimistic and supportive person? Would you like to make a difference to the lives of others?

Gain communication, micro-counselling and interviewing skills and learn how to assist clients whilst working in defined and supported counselling roles. This qualification is best suited to individuals looking to work in established agencies rather than independent practices.

COURSE DURATION/ METHOD OF DELIVERY

This course is delivered over 12 months with a flexible learning approach. Content is delivered online with trainer support sessions available at our delivery locations.

PAYMENT METHOD/ COST

$10,150 – Flexible payment options are available. Click here for more information.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

There are no prerequisites for entry into this course.

COURSE REQUIREMENTS

To achieve a Diploma of Counselling all 17 units listed below must be completed, including 13 core units and 4 elective units.

 

CHCCCS019 Recognise and respond to crisis situations
CHCCSL001 Establish and confirm the counselling relationship
CHCCSL002 Apply specialist interpersonal and counselling interview skills
CHCCSL003 Facilitate the counselling relationship process
CHCCSL004 Research and apply personality and development theories
CHCCSL005 Apply learning theories in counselling
CHCCSL006 Select and use counselling therapies
CHCCSL007 Support counselling clients in decision-making processes
CHCCSM005 Develop, facilitate and review all aspects of case management
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
CHCDIV002 Promote aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety
CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice
CHCCCS015 Provide individualised support
CHCCCS017 Provide loss and grief support
CHCMHS001 Work with people with mental health issues
BSBWOR403 Manage stress in the workplace

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Community Services Worker

Counsellor

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