Bachelor of Counselling

Australian Institute of Professional Counsellors

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Bachelor Degree
3 Years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

There has never been a better time for you to become a counsellor or further develop your counselling qualifications. The need for counsellors in Australia has never been greater. As a counsellor with a tertiary qualification, you’ll be doing what you love and have the security of knowing there are many opportunities for work and self employment.

We’ve helped people from all sorts of backgrounds become counsellors. Our tertiary students come from a variety of backgrounds. Some are seeking to acquire counselling skills as an adjunct to their core profession, such as teachers, nurses, ministers of religion, corrective services officers and administrators. Some are seeking a fresh start in a rewarding profession. While others already have a vocational counselling qualification and are looking to supplement this with a tertiary qualification.

As a counsellor with a Bachelor of Counselling, there are many opportunities for you as an employee or in private practice. You can make a real difference in areas such as grief and loss; relationships; abuse; youth and adolescents; family; stress; trauma recovery; addictions; mental health and many more. Our Bachelor of Counselling can be studied either full or part time, allowing you to progress at a speed that suits you; either moderately according to your lifestyle commitments, or faster if you wish to gain your tertiary qualification more rapidly.

Our courses are completed externally by working through your course material at home. This is particularly useful if you have other obligations in your life that occupy your time.

Students living in Sydney also have the option of studying internally and attending weekly classes at the Sydney campus.

Irrespective of your reasons to contact us, it’s your natural desire and ability to help others that we seek to evolve and formalise through our tertiary education. AIPC’s Bachelor of Counselling provides a flexible and affordable alternative to traditional tertiary education.

So, no matter where you live or how busy you are, we make it possible for you to achieve your tertiary counselling qualification.
Additional Information

The Bachelor of Counselling includes two counselling practicum subjects where you undertake clinical practice in a work setting. Work placements a...

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