Higher Certificate in Community Counselling

General

Programme Description

Registration Certificate No 2001/HE08/006. SAQA ID: 96413. (122/124 CREDITS)


This programme trains and equips lay counsellors to be knowledgeable and effective in making a difference in the mental health and well-being of individuals in a variety of settings, including churches, schools, non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and faith-based organisations.


Admission Requirements

  • National Senior Certificate or National Certificate Vocational (with certificate pass);
  • Matriculation Certificate or equivalent;
  • Mature students (45 years or later) can be admitted, determined by the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) conditions and the results of the National Benchmarking Test (NBT).


Time Commitment

  • One year full-time;
  • Two years part-time;
  • On campus;
  • January and July intakes.

Last updated October 2018

About the School

Cornerstone is an independent, not-for-profit higher education institution engaged in teaching and learning in service of others, to advance human dignity and social justice for all.

Cornerstone is an independent, not-for-profit higher education institution engaged in teaching and learning in service of others, to advance human dignity and social justice for all. Read Less