Postgraduate Certificate in Counselling Studies

PGCertCounSt

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Duration

1 year part-time

Entry times

Semester 1 (February)

Pathways

Pathways include:

  • Master of Counselling
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Duration

1 year part-time

Entry times

Semester 1 (February)

Pathways

Pathways include:

  • Master of Counselling
Apply Now Got a Question? Check your eligibility

Download Brochure

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Overview

For those wanting to add counselling theory and skills to their health or education profession, the Postgraduate Certificate in Counselling Studies (PGCertCounSt) will provide the knowledge and practice to enhance your professional helping skills with a range of clients, students, or colleagues.

The PGCertCounSt is also an ideal pathway into applying for the Master of Counselling, a degree which enables graduates to obtain provisional membership with the New Zealand Association of Counsellors (NZAC).

Contact us

See more information about our Counselling programmes.

For full requirements, see the Regulations for the Postgraduate Certificate in Counselling Studies.

For study planning help, contact our Student Advisor team.

For more information on facilities, resources, and staff, see Te Rāngai Ako me te Hauora | College of Education, Health and Human Development.

For more general information, email info@canterbury.ac.nz or freephone 0800 VARSITY (827 748).