Postgraduate Certificate in Counselling

University of Waikato

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Entry requirements

Bachelors degree or equivalent and a counselling qualification and at least five years' full-time equivalent experience in counselling.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will have skills, ideas and attributes to conduct constructive professional conversations in particular practice domains. The specialist programmes, Counselling Supervision and Family Counselling, are designed to offer postgraduate students who are experienced counselling practitioners, advanced education for professional practice and accreditation.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Human Welfare Studies and Services at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 924 528
Phone: (07) 838 4448
Fax: (07) 838 4253

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