Advanced Certificate in Relationship Counselling

Make a career out of helping others in relationships with the online Advanced Certificate in Relationship Counselling course. Start quickly, easily, and affordably on the path to a fulfilling career as a relationship counselor.
Course Provider
(RTO 22557)
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Study 100% Online

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Self-Paced Learning

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Upfront Payment or a Flexible Payment Plan starting from $25 per week.

Course Overview

Start Date
Start Anytime
300 hours of study time. You have lifetime access to this course.
Study this course 100% online from the comfort of your own home, anywhere in Australia.
Career Outcomes
  • Family Counsellor
  • Couple and Family Counsellor
  • Relationship Counsellor
  • Marriage Counsellor
  • Post Separation Counsellor
  • Child and Family Counsellor
Course Modules
  1. Communication in Emerging Relationships
  2. Self-Awareness and Communication Goals
  3. Communication Patterns in Relationships
  4. Influences on Relating Behaviour and PBL
  5. Communication Techniques and Skills
  6. Maintaining Relationships
  7. Psychoanalytic psychotherapy I – Freud, Erikson, Jung
  8. Psychoanalytic psychotherapy II – Adler
  9. Humanistic/Existential approaches I – Gestalt Therapy; Fritz Perls
  10. Humanistic/Existential approaches II – Person-Centred Counselling; Carl Rogers
  11. Rational behavioural therapy – Albert Ellis
  12. Cognitive behavioural therapy – Aaron Beck
  13. Behavioural therapy
  14. Solution-focused counselling
Course Fees Include
  • All the required study materials and course notes.
  • A tutor who will service all of your course and career questions and guidance needs.
  • A certificate officially recognising your successful completion of the course.
Why this course?

The Advanced Certificate in Relationship Counselling helps you understand the importance of communication in creating and maintain relationships, as well as best practices to assist clients with their specific relationship issues.

Through 14 in-depth modules, you will equip yourself with knowledge, skills, and insights which can be applied to various fields such as couple therapy, family counselling or domestic and family violence support.

Is COURSES4ME accredited?

Yes. All of their courses are endorsed by the IARC ( and accredited by ICOES ( ICOES has an independent board of management that ensures that the Foundation operates in accordance with its purpose. It has an Advisory Board consisting of independent professors who developed and implemented the Accreditation Standards, a quality charter that is used for the annual review of prospective and existing accredited course providers.

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About the Course Provider


Courses4me is one of Australia’s newest online education providers. They endeavour to provide their students with engaging content to encourage them along their career path. All of their courses are provided 100% online and are created by industry experts. Courses4Me caters to the upskiller, the side hustler, the returning to-work mums and dads, and those who just have a passion for learning. Courses4Me offers versatile online courses across fields like animal welfare, youth work, business, and psychology, designed by industry experts for upskillers, career changers, and lifelong learners, ensuring flexibility and comprehensive support.
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