Diploma of Counselling

National ID: CHC51015
State ID: AZA0
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Central Regional TAFE
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The Diploma of Counselling is a nationally recognised course that provides the first step towards a career in Counselling and entry into the counselling profession. This qualification will provide you with the skills and knowledge to work with clients experiencing complex situations requiring advanced interviewing and communication skills in a community services setting. During the course you will gain industry experience and grow your expertise by completing two supervised field placements with one of 170 government and community agencies. You may work in the areas of mental health, drugs and alcohol abuse, family and domestic violence, housing, adolescent development, or parenting and relationships - giving you a competitive edge to secure employment in this fast-growing industry. This course may be of particular interest to graduates of Diploma or higher in community services, youth work, mental health, allied field or applicants with more than two years work/volunteer experience in community services. If you have not already completed the above you may be able to complete a combined Diploma of Community Services and Diploma of Counselling.

VET FEE HELP : This course IS ELIGIBLE for VET FEE HELP.

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Course Details
Training Package Version :

The Diploma of Counselling is a nationally recognised course that provides the first step towards a career in Counselling and entry into the counselling profession. This qualification will provide you with the skills and knowledge to work with clients experiencing complex situations requiring advanced interviewing and communication skills in a community services setting. During the course you will gain industry experience and grow your expertise by completing two supervised field placements with one of 170 government and community agencies. You may work in the areas of mental health, drugs and alcohol abuse, family and domestic violence, housing, adolescent development, or parenting and relationships - giving you a competitive edge to secure employment in this fast-growing industry. This course may be of particular interest to graduates of Diploma or higher in community services, youth work, mental health, allied field or applicants with more than two years work/volunteer experience in community services. If you have not already completed the above you may be able to complete a combined Diploma of Community Services and Diploma of Counselling.

VET FEE HELP : This course IS ELIGIBLE for VET FEE HELP.

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Private
Insight Training Group Australia Pty Ltd

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Marr Mooditj Training Inc

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Public
North Metropolitan TAFE

We recommend thatyou areover the age of 18 before enrolling in this course as the fieldwork placement and employment outcomes are very limited for students under the age of 18.
You willneed to have the ability to undertake research and apply yourself to self directed activities.

This qualification will provide you with the skills and knowledge to work with clients experiencing complex situations requiring advanced interviewing and communication skills in a community services setting.

During the course you will gain industry experience and grow your expertise by completing two supervised field placements with one of 170 government and community agencies. You may work in the areas of mental health, drugs and alcohol abuse, family and domestic violence, housing, adolescent development, or parenting and relationships - giving you a competitive edge to secure employment in this fast-growing industry.

Completion of the Diploma of Counselling may also lead to university study in Social Science/Work, Psychology, Counselling, or Youth Work.

This course may be of particular interest to graduates of Diploma or higher in community services, youth work, mental health, allied field or applicants with more than two years work/volunteer experience in community services. If you have not already completed the above you may be able to complete a combined Diploma of Community Services and Diploma of Counselling.

Please note this course includes two 150 hour full time supervised field placements.

Course description

We recommend thatyou areover the age of 18 before enrolling in this course as the fieldwork placement and employment outcomes are very limited for students under the age of 18.
You willneed to have the ability to undertake research and apply yourself to self directed activities.

This qualification will provide you with the skills and knowledge to work with clients experiencing complex situations requiring advanced interviewing and communication skills in a community services setting.

During the course you will gain industry experience and grow your expertise by completing two supervised field placements with one of 170 government and community agencies. You may work in the areas of mental health, drugs and alcohol abuse, family and domestic violence, housing, adolescent development, or parenting and relationships - giving you a competitive edge to secure employment in this fast-growing industry.

Completion of the Diploma of Counselling may also lead to university study in Social Science/Work, Psychology, Counselling, or Youth Work.

This course may be of particular interest to graduates of Diploma or higher in community services, youth work, mental health, allied field or applicants with more than two years work/volunteer experience in community services. If you have not already completed the above you may be able to complete a combined Diploma of Community Services and Diploma of Counselling.

Please note this course includes two 150 hour full time supervised field placements.

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SMR Learning Services Pty Ltd trading as TRAINSMART AUSTRALIA

With an ever-increasing need for people to be employed in various community services, counselling is a skill in great demand!

This Diploma of Counselling is a Jobs & Skills WA government subsidised, Nationally Recognised Diploma qualification that will equip you with the knowledge and understanding to provide professional support and guidance to diverse groups and individuals in a variety of areas.

Learning is self-paced over a 12-month period. In addition to receiving the face-to-face classroom training, you will also have access to all your learning resources online enabling you to review all the classroom content in your own time. Blended learning to suit your lifestyle allows for greater flexibility.

This qualification reflects the role of counsellors who work with clients on personal and psychological issues, using established counselling modalities. They use communication, micro-counselling and interviewing skills – and draw on varied counselling therapies to assist clients. At this level, the counsellor would be working in defined and supported counselling roles in established agencies rather than in independent practice.

You will learn skills and techniques which you can implement in a career that offers support to people from varied backgrounds in various areas – and enable you to make a difference in your community.

Complimentary career guidance available. For more information, visit tsa.edu.au or phone 1300 855 517.

Link to https://www.tsa.edu.au/courses/community-services/diploma-of-counselling

Training is delivered in level 12, No 251, Adelaide Terrace, Perth WA 6000.

Blended learning (face to face class and online learning) – Priority Industry Training

Course description

With an ever-increasing need for people to be employed in various community services, counselling is a skill in great demand!

This Diploma of Counselling is a Jobs & Skills WA government subsidised, Nationally Recognised Diploma qualification that will equip you with the knowledge and understanding to provide professional support and guidance to diverse groups and individuals in a variety of areas.

Learning is self-paced over a 12-month period. In addition to receiving the face-to-face classroom training, you will also have access to all your learning resources online enabling you to review all the classroom content in your own time. Blended learning to suit your lifestyle allows for greater flexibility.

This qualification reflects the role of counsellors who work with clients on personal and psychological issues, using established counselling modalities. They use communication, micro-counselling and interviewing skills – and draw on varied counselling therapies to assist clients. At this level, the counsellor would be working in defined and supported counselling roles in established agencies rather than in independent practice.

You will learn skills and techniques which you can implement in a career that offers support to people from varied backgrounds in various areas – and enable you to make a difference in your community.

Complimentary career guidance available. For more information, visit tsa.edu.au or phone 1300 855 517.

Link to https://www.tsa.edu.au/courses/community-services/diploma-of-counselling

Training is delivered in level 12, No 251, Adelaide Terrace, Perth WA 6000.

Blended learning (face to face class and online learning) – Priority Industry Training

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Upskilled Pty Ltd

There is an increasing skills shortage in services covering community services, counselling, early childhood and school aged care, and Upskilled can provide the qualification you need to start your career in one of the fastest growing industries. Examples of career opportunities include caring for the elderly, housing support, family violence support, youth work, employment pathways, community development and case management. This qualification offers a practical and theoretical foundation for effective counselling. It provides you with training and experience that will enable you to work in either an agency or private practice. During the course, you’ll learn empathy and rapport building as you develop the micro-skills that every counsellor needs to create a fruitful therapeutic relationship with their clients.

Delivery is Online

Course description

There is an increasing skills shortage in services covering community services, counselling, early childhood and school aged care, and Upskilled can provide the qualification you need to start your career in one of the fastest growing industries. Examples of career opportunities include caring for the elderly, housing support, family violence support, youth work, employment pathways, community development and case management. This qualification offers a practical and theoretical foundation for effective counselling. It provides you with training and experience that will enable you to work in either an agency or private practice. During the course, you’ll learn empathy and rapport building as you develop the micro-skills that every counsellor needs to create a fruitful therapeutic relationship with their clients.

Delivery is Online

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