When being a good listener isn't enough...
learn the skills to become a professional counsellor
International Students counselling courses

International Students

  • International students… welcome to our global student community.
  • Train for a career as a mental health professional.
  • Open enrollment. Earn your Diploma in just one year.
  • Study online from anywhere in the world.
  • Culturally diverse, evidence-based curriculum.
  • Accredited and approved for funding in Canada.

How to become a counsellor

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Your education… your way
Educational requirements in Canada (may differ in other countries).
What’s it like to study online?

Train for a career as a mental health professional from an accredited Canadian college

What’s the difference between Counselling and Psychotherapy?
Diploma vs. Degree… which is the right choice for you?
Description of the Diploma program
Course descriptions: topics and skills you’ll learn in each course
Volunteer requirement
Student success stories
Qualify for professional designation through the Canadian professional associations.
Tuition and fees
Admission requirements
Other frequently asked questions.
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General Inquiries 250-717-0412 Ext 2 studentadvisor@counsellortraining.com