Counselling Skills for Human Services

  • Type: Online and/or In Class
  • Credential: Statement of Completion
  • Starts In: Fall, Winter, Spring
  • Plan #: C2107

About this part-time program ( What's this?)

A career involving a “helping role” can be a very rewarding experience. Enhance your skill set if you currently work, or plan to work in a variety of human service settings, whereby an understanding of human behaviour, communicating with others, and assisting individuals with their life choices are required skills.

Note: This program is not intended to replace the role of a counsellor.

Career Opportunities

Graduates enjoy diverse career options in various settings: Possible career paths include:

  • community agencies
  • health-related offices
  • not-for-profit centres
  • educational settings

How to Register

Students do not apply to our part-time programs. Instead, enrol in and successfully complete each course listed in the Program Delivery section. Once you have successfully completed all of the required courses, you may apply to graduate. If you aren't sure how to enrol in a course, you can learn more here.

Apply for Statement of Completion

Have you successfully completed the requirements of this program? Learn how to apply for your Statement of Completion.

Program Delivery

Code Course Name Delivery Course Availability
2018 Spring 2018 Fall

Required Courses:

PSYC1102 Communicating in Relationships In Class No TBA
PSYC1131 Counselling Process In Class No TBA
SOCL1235 Counselling At Risk Youth In Class No TBA
SOCL1430 Multiculturalism and Diversity in Canada On-line and/or In Class No TBA
COUN1091 Professional Development and Ethics In Class Yes TBA
COUN1114 Understanding and Managing Aggressive Behaviour In Class No TBA
Elective Information

Choose one of the following:

Elective Options
Code Course Name Delivery Course Availibility
Course Availibility for 2018 Spring Course Availibility for 2018 Fall
PSYC1111 Introductory Psychology In Class No TBA
PSYC1609 Psychology Introduction On-line Yes TBA

Prerequisites may be required for these courses. Please refer to individual course descriptions for specific requirements.