Become a Financial Counsellor

The qualification to become a financial counsellor is called the Diploma of Financial Counselling. The list of training providers offering this course is below. The course is often delivered using a combination of online learning and face-to-face lectures. It also includes 220 hours of placement in a financial counselling agency, so that students can apply their learning.

Training Providers

Australian Institute of Professional Counsellers 

Contact: Sandra Poletto 
Phone: (07) 3112 2000
Fax: (07) 3257 7195
Email: sandra@aipc.net.au
Website: www.aipc.net.au

Australian Institute of Social Relations 

Contact: Ian Henderson
Phone: (08) 8245 8100
Fax: (08) 8346 7333
Email: reto@rasa.org.ay
Website: www.socialrelations.edu.au/

ICAN Learn 

Contact: Bernadette Pasco
Phone: 0488 229 133
Email: bernadette.pasco@icanlearn.edu.au
Website: www.icanlearn.edu.au

RMIT

Contact: Jo Wallwork 
Phone: (03) 9925 4230 
Email: mary-josephine.wallwork@rmit.edu.au.
Website: rmit.edu.au

TAFE NSW Western Institute

Contact: Sharna Dean
Phone: (02) 6391 5644
Email: Sharna.Dean1@tafensw.edu.au
Website: www.tafewestern.edu.au

TAFE SA 

Contact: Christine Heusler
Phone: (08) 8391 7391
Email: Christine.Heusler@tafesa.edu.au
Website: www.tafesa.edu.au/

The Salvation Army Booth College  

Contact: Kat Georgiadis
Phone: (02) 9502 5008
Email: katerina.georgiadis@aue.salvationarmy.org
Website: evaburrowscollege.edu.au/

See also

Fact Sheet 2 - Do I Need a Licence to be a Financial Counsellor