Diploma of Counselling

Course Code: CHC51712

Counselling skills can be useful in many types of positions where it’

s necessary to deal with others in a professional, caring way. Counsellors assist people to work through their own problems and issues by acting as a non-judgemental guide.


Studying to become a counsellor is an interesting and fulfilling way of giving back to a community or working environment. Counselling skills can also be useful for those who work in roles where they have lots of contact with diverse individuals, and need the skills to deal with them in a caring and helpful way.


This course can be your first step towards a career in this sector or can formalise skills you are relying on for a current role. The CHC51712 Diploma of Counselling is a fully comprehensive course which is taught in a practical, entry-level method of delivery. A Structured Workplace Learning component is also included, giving you real experience to learn about the industry and to build up your contact base.


This course will teach you how ...Read More to develop, facilitate and monitor all aspects of case management and build an effective working relationship with your client. You'll also learn how to apply specialist interpersonal and counselling interview skills.


Delivered by Open Colleges in partnership with industry leader Integrated Care & Management Training (ICMT), this course is perfect for caring individuals who want to make a meaningful difference in their clients’ lives.

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Length
Max 24 months
Price
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Delivery Mode
Online/Distance
Study Type
Full Time & Part Time
Subject Area
Counselling
Course Level
Diplomas & Adv. Diplomas
Campus
Sydney NSW
Length
Max 24 months
Price
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Delivery Mode
Online/Distance
Study Type
Full Time & Part Time
Subject Area
Counselling
Course Level
Diplomas & Adv. Diplomas
Campus
Sydney NSW

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Welcome to Open Colleges, one of Australia’s oldest and most trusted distance educators. Since 1910, Open Colleges has assisted more than 700,000 students in their drive for better skills, more rewarding careers and personal development. Today, many of our 100-plus distance education courses and qualifications are delivered online. But while technology may have changed, our mission remains steadfast – supporting students to succeed.

Open Colleges is a dual-sector higher education institution and also a registered training organisation, providing nationally recognised and accredited courses.

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Length
Max 24 months
Price
See institution
Delivery Mode
Online/Distance
Study Type
Full Time & Part Time
Subject Area
Counselling
Course Level
Diplomas & Adv. Diplomas
Campus
Sydney NSW
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