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Counselling & Community Sector Management Diploma, Geelong and Melbourne

Our Counselling course teaches students how to support clients through their journey be that changing their lifestyle, going through everyday life or facing a challenge head on.  People from all walks of life can be a counsellor; if you have the desire to help others and work with people then this is a great career path for you.

The Advanced Diploma of Community Sector Management course is aimed at those working within the Community Services industry within a management role.  The student’s practical skills and industry knowledge are utilised in training through discussions, assessment and in learning how to transfer those skills and knowledge into program development, staff management and day-to-day operations. 

Diploma of Counselling

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 will be working in defined and supported counselling roles in established agencies rather than in independent practice.

Possible occupation titles relating to this qualification: Counsellor

Start Date: Wednesday 26th July – Geelong
Fees: $ 3,000
Fees if eligible for Government Funding: $500
Victorian Government Contribution for Skills First Funded Program $ 7,080
Textbook Fees: $ 195.90
Course Duration 48 weeks
Duration inclusive of holidays: 61 Weeks

Packaging rules To achieve this qualification, the candidate must demonstrate a competency in – 17 units of competency (13 core units and 4 elective units)

CHC51015 Diploma of Counselling

Text books are available to purchase online, click on the book image to go to suppliers’ site.

Theory and Practice of Counseling and Psychotherapy - 9781305263727       Basic Personal Counselling: A Training Manual for Counsellors with Student Resource Access 12 Months - 9780170364362

 

Advanced Diploma of Community Sector Management

This qualification reflects the role of workers who are middle managers or managers across a range of community sector organisations. These people work independently and report to executive management, directors or boards of management. They undertake a range of functions requiring the application of knowledge and skills to achieve results in line with the organisation’s goals and strategic directions. At this level, workers have responsibility for planning and monitoring service delivery, recruitment and performance management of other paid or unpaid workers, managing risk and contributing to continuous improvement within the scope of their specific role. This may include management of a specific programs or project, or broader management of a community-based organisation, early childhood education service, not-for-profit organisation or community centre.

 Possible occupation titles relating to this qualification: Centre Manager Coordinator (large organisation), Community Care Manager (small agency/service), Community Development Manager, Program Area Manager, Community Education Manager, Project Manager, Community Services Manager, Volunteer Program Manager

Start Date: please contact us for more information
Fees: $3,500
Fees if eligible for Government Funding: $500
Victorian Government Contribution for Skills First Funded Program $ 6,930
Textbook Fees: $ 104.95
Course Duration 52 weeks
Duration inclusive of holidays: 65 Weeks

Packaging rules To achieve this qualification, the candidate must demonstrate a competency in – 13 units of competency (8 core units and 5 elective units)

CHC62015 Advanced Diploma of Community Sector Management