Virtual classroom off campus
1 year 5 months
This course may be fee free, or available at a reduced cost.
Nationally Recognised Training, JobTrainer
This course is approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan (VSL).
This course is currently scheduled on Wednesday and Thursday with evening classes. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.
Assessments give you the opportunity to demonstrate what you have learnt and to identify the knowledge or skills that may need further development.
Knowledge assessments: short answer, extended response, research tasks, assignments
Skills assessments: case studies, projects
Work placement provides you with opportunities to respond to situations and circumstances that cannot be replicated in a learning or simulated environment. Work placement strengthens your training and supports continued learning and assessment in the workplace.
During your course you will undertake a mandatory 220 hours of work placement with a suitable industry employer.
Your work placement supervisors must hold a Diploma of Financial Counselling or a higher level of related education.
You are responsible for arranging your own work placement. Our team can offer support and guidance to assist you.
To complete this course, the following materials are required:
To make sure this delivery option is the right fit for you, we will need you to demonstrate that you can meet the additional requirements below.
Courses are made up of a combination of both core and specialty units. In the Diploma of Financial Counselling qualification, you’ll need to successfully complete 17 Units of competency, including 14 core and 3 speciality units.
Core units are central to the job outcomes of a particular industry or occupation. These are the units industry has agreed are essential to be capable and qualified at a particular study level.
Connect with your teachers and other students in a virtual classroom to participate in learning activities via video or web conferencing technology. You will be able to join the class from anywhere with a good internet connection, such as your home or a TAFE campus. If you would like to join from TAFE, please contact your local campus to book a space. Much like a regular class, you will have scheduled times of attendance. Depending on what you are studying, your course may also include some online units.
TAFE NSW campuses work closely with the community and industry to ensure you have access to the industry standard technologies, equipment and facilities.
Various specialist classrooms
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