Diploma of Counselling

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Course Name: Diploma of Counselling
Pre Requisite: Literacy, basic computer skills and maturity
Format: Self-paced study + 112 hrs face-to-face
Fees: Call 1300 745 486.  Travel and payment methods considered
Intakes: Start Today
Location: Sydney Brisbane Perth

What You’ll Learn

Tailored to provide a good mix of theory and practice, the Diploma will train you in the most effective counselling theories, and will provide you with the skills you need to work in the field of counselling and social welfare.

Why study this course?

You’ll gain a solid foundation in counselling practices across a wide range of in-demand areas.


You’ll also have the chance to develop in-depth knowledge and skills through a selection of specialised electives including mental health, family and domestic violence, problem gambling, loss and grief, rehabilitation and welfare support, and crisis intervention.

Face to face and Online Study

The Diploma of Counselling offers the best of both worlds: it combines the flexibility of online study, with the practical experience of 160 hours of work placement in a counselling setting of your choosing, where you can put what you learn into practice.


Learn through a range of methods, including knowledge tests, case studies, written reports, demonstrations, presentations, portfolios and practical assessments, to ensure you understand and get the most out of your course material.

Career Path

With a Diploma of Counselling, graduates can get employment as a counsellor, intake counsellor or a case worker in either the private, public or not-for-profit sectors.

Where to from here?

1) Download a Course Guide


2) Register for our Next Free Event


3) Call the office on 1300 745 486 and talk to us about either non accredited or Diploma Courses

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