Diploma of Counselling

Duration Up to 2 years Full Time or Part Time equivalent
National CodeCHC51015
TAFE SA CodeTP00941
Example Career ProfileCounsellor and Community WorkerCounsellor and Community Worker
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Description

This course offers a practical and theoretical foundation for effective counselling. It will equip students with counselling skills for effective interactions with clients in either an agency or private practice.

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Course Admission Requirements

    If there are more applications for this course than places available, applicants will be ranked by CSPA score
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    Employment Outcomes

    Support worker, problem gambling worker, family liaison worker.

    Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

    Qualifications & Skills Covered

    Diploma of Counselling (CHC51015)
    This qualification covers crisis situations, counselling relationship and process, interpersonal and interview skills, personality and development theory, learning theories, counselling therapies, case management, working with diverse people, legal and ethical requirements and professional practice. To complete the qualification you are required to complete all 13 core units and 4 elective units.

    Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.

    Credit Transfer

    Studying at TAFE SA is one of the easiest pathways towards a University Degree. Credit Transfer is the formal recognition that parts of a TAFE SA course are equivalent in content and level to parts of some University courses. Below are the Credit Transfer details for this course. View all TAFE SA Credit Transfer Agreements

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    Fees

     Fee Range (approx)
    Total TAFE SA course cost$7,560 - $7,980
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