Make an impact. Start your career or upgrade your skills as a professional counsellor. Directly serve our community as you learn to work with a spectrum of concerns including vocational barriers, trauma, and addictions.
|Addiction Counselling Skills – Advanced Addiction Counselling Skills – Advanced||Advanced Certificate||13 year||Sep|
|Counselling Skills – Foundational Counselling Skills – Foundational||Certificate||6986||13 year||Jan, May, Sep|
The Counselling Skills’ programs emphasize skill development through practice. Students are learning theory, listening, empathy, and more. Then they put these skills into practice in a supportive classroom environment.
Students complete a 135-hour volunteer practicum giving them an opportunity to practice their skills in a professional environment. Or they may complete their practicum requirement at their worksite if they are currently employed.
VCC Counselling Skills’ instructors have specialized and advanced training in related disciplines such as Clinical Psychology, Counselling Psychology, or Social Work. Their years of work experience will help students find their place in the helping field.
Frequently asked questions
* All tuition amounts listed are subject to change without notice. Should tuition amounts increase, students are required to pay the increased rates. Additional fees may apply.
Tuition amounts listed are for domestic fee payers. Tuition for international students will vary.