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Diploma Of Counselling CHC51015

Embrace a rewarding career as a counsellor– a chance to make a meaningful and positive difference to people’s lives as well as a valuable contribution to society. The CHC51015 Diploma of Counselling offers participants a career that could see them givi...

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Job Outcomes Intake Worker +9
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Diploma of Counselling CHC51015

There is a growing need for people who can offer support services to adults and teenagers who may need support and guidance. If you have the desire to help people lead a happier life to reach their full potential, a career as a professional Counsellor...

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Job Outcomes Community Services Worker +3
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Diploma of Counselling CHC51015

The CHC51015 Diploma of Counselling will teach you a range of therapy techniques that you can use to get the best result for your clients. It will also give you the skills necessary to communicate effectively, work within a case management framework, a...

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Job Outcomes Case Worker +2
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Diploma of Counselling CHC51015

Take your Counselling career to the next level with Australian Careers Business College (ACBC) Online. Whether you are looking to enter the counselling filed, or for a career change or seeking to progress in your career, this versatile qualification wi...

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Job Outcomes Relationship and conflict re... +7
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Nutritional Counselling Advanced Certificate

Short Course
This is a short course focused on skill based training rather than a nationally accredited certificate or diploma.

The Advanced Certificate in Nutritional Counselling will enable you to work as a fully insured Nutritional Counsellor/Advisor. This course provides a strong grounding in human nutrition and the basic skills needed to advise or counsel people in this ar...

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Job Outcomes Nutritional counsellor +7
Health Academy Australia -  Course

Diploma of Counselling CHC51015

Counsellors are well sought after and the need for a good counsellor is increasing day by day. With the increase in people needing counselling for various issues this is a sought after career and good counsellors are highly successful. If you have a pa...

Study Method Blended, Online
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Job Outcomes Registered counsellor +4
Health Courses Australia -  Course

Careers Counselling Online Course

Short Course
This is a short course focused on skill based training rather than a nationally accredited certificate or diploma.

Career Counselling is a valuable addition to your teaching, counselling, management, life-coaching, or community services qualification. It can improve parents’ ability to help their children choose suitable career paths, or student’s ability to plan t...

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Location Anywhere
Job Outcomes Counselor +1
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If you’ve always seen yourself in a rewarding career that helps better the lives of those around you, then a Bachelor of Counselling could be your ticket to the dynamic and invaluable world of providing counselling services to those that need them.

Learning Outcomes

A Bachelor of Counselling is a comprehensive and highly- detailed course which can provide you with a thorough understanding of how to assist and support those that need it the most. Most subjects in this three-year counselling course will cover theories around counselling and psychology, skill development, ethical practice as well as how to provide adequate assistance. The theories surrounding cognition, emotions and thought processes often forms a strong influence on a Bachelor of Counselling, and this information is vital in ensuring that you have the skills needed to get someone out of their darkest moments in life.

There’s plenty of Bachelor of Counselling degrees available in Australia, as well as many online courses that also provide flexible study options for those that need to balance study around work or personal commitments. Some Bachelor programs also offer work placement opportunities so that you can develop real- world experience under the guidance of an industry professional.

Some of the key study areas and the skills you can gain upon completion of a Bachelor of Counselling include:

  • Conflict Resolution
  • Counselling theories and processes
  • Positive Psychology
  • Legal and ethical procedures
  • Cultural diversity counselling
  • Grievance assistance
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Counselling for different groups

Career Outcomes

To become an accredited professional counsellor in Australia under the regulatory bodies of the Australian Counselling Association; students must obtain a Bachelor of Counselling degree. Without one of these qualifications, the necessary skills may not be obtained so if you’re pursuing a career in counselling; then a Bachelor degree is a must.

Counselling has a great range of career paths, depending on what areas you’re interested in. Many professionals choose to be specialised in a certain area and develop a higher level of expertise. Some of the counselling careers available to graduates of a Bachelor of Counselling include:

  • Drug and Alcohol Counsellor
  • Rehabilitation Counsellor
  • Student/ School Counsellor
  • Marriage Counsellor
  • Grievance Counsellor

Regarding career prospects, counselling is a solid investment if you’re looking to get employed after graduation. An expected 5,000 counselling jobs are to be created by 2020, with a strong emphasis on aged care counselling which will be needed due to the ageing population in Australia. The average income level for professional counsellors in Australia is approximate $59,956 per year.

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