International students wishing to study the Counselling Pathway must enter at Certificate IV level. At this level of study it is expected that you study for a minimum of 20 hours of study per week (15 hours face to face classroom based study, two days attendance from 9:00am to 5:00pm and 5 hours self-paced study) including, but not limited to homework, assessment tasks, individual research and online activities.
There are no AQF Pre Requisites for this qualification.
AGB Training requires the applicant to successfully complete
- Language Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) Assessment
- Pre-Training Review
- Enrolment Application Form
Students are required to have a minimum Year 10 English score or for international students a minimum 5.5 International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score. Student must be 18 years or over.
Counselling Pathway Fees and Charges
|Fees and Charges||Certificate IV Community Services||Diploma of Counselling||Advanced Diploma of Community Sector Management|
|Duration*||36-49 weeks||48-61 weeks||38-51 weeks|
|Application Fee **||$ 100||$ 100||$ 100|
|Amenities Fee **||$ 200||$ 200||$ 200|
|Administration Fee||$ 500||$ 500||$ 500|
|Tuition Fee||$ 4,000||$ 5,000||$ 5,000|
|Resources Fee||$ 200||$ 200||$ 200|
|Total Fees||$ 5,000||$ 6,000||$ 6,000|
* Total Pathway Duration 122 weeks, duration including holidays 161 weeks
Upon successful completion, students will have gained the knowledge and skills required to apply for further studies in either CHC62015 Advanced Diploma of Community Sector Management, or pathway to second year entry into Charles Sturt University’s undergraduate degree, Bachelor of Social Work, via online studies or in Australia on campus at Wagga Wagga or Port Macquarie, NSW. For further details and entry requirements to the university pathway, please refer to the website: