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Vocational graduate diploma of relationship counselling (CHC80208)



This course is suitable for experienced Indigenous counsellors who wish to develop advanced skills in relationship counselling.

This course provides participants with the skills and knowledge necessary to work with couples and their children. It includes training in how to help clients learn relationship skills, such as communication skills and strategies for stress relief.

Due to the construction of this course, graduates are eligible to also receive the allied qualification, Vocational graduate diploma of family dispute resolution (CHC80308).

Indigenous content

This course is particularly suitable for experienced Indigenous counsellors who wish to advance their learning. Where relevant, course content has been contextualised to give participants a broad range of skills and knowledge that is directly applicable to working with Indigenous clients.

ABSTUDY information

Indigenous participants are eligible to receive ABSTUDY benefits for the duration of this course. These benefits may include funds for accommodation, meals and travel to Townsville, as well as an income-dependent fortnightly allowance.

This course is delivered in mixed-mode block training, consisting of seven lots of five-day training spread over 12 to 18 months.


Community Training Australia
Level 3, 334 Flinders Street
Townsville QLD 4810
Ph: (07) 4772 4103
Fax: (07) 4771 2083


Last updated: 23 November 2011
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