This course is industry endorsed and will provide you with a set of skills for working with clients who have gambling problems. An online course, ideally suited to those already working as counsellors, financial counsellors or case-workers, it would also assist other health professionals who want to develop specialised skills to support clients and their families with gambling issues.
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- DurationThis is a self-paced, online course delivered via our online portal, Booth Online. You will have a maximum of six months from enrolment to complete this course.
- DateEnrolment Intakes: 24 May - 4 June, 23 August - 3 September, 22 November - 3 December 2021
- Delivery ModeOnline
- Trainer(s) Carolyn Joy
- Fees$900 AUD
This fee includes all learning and assessment resources, online support and assessment services for a period of six months.
Who should consider this training?
This skill set is ideal for individuals seeking to broaden their existing skills to include problem gambling work. A nationally recognised course, endorsed by industry, it provides a set of skills that will help you support individuals and their families in dealing with the problems of gambling.
This skill set is a nationally recognised qualification which requires the successful completion of two units over a six month period.
Refer to the Units tab above for a full list of units available at Eva Burrows College for this course.
There are no entry requirements for this qualification. However, it is most suited to individuals who either;
- hold a qualification at Certificate III level or higher in Community Services, health of another related field.
- or have skills equivalent to the qualification requirement validated through a recognition of prior learning.
Please note that this course is open to anyone living in Australia. It is not available to any residents living outside of Australia. The eligibility of students will be confirmed during the enrolment process.
Students must have access to at least three clients who gamble to harmful levels, this can include up to two who are the ‘affected other’ of a problem gambler, in order to complete their assessments.
For more details about this course click on the Course Information Brochure below.
Ready to Apply?
If you are interested in applying for this course, email the Course Coordinator and request an Online Enrolment Application. Enrolment Intakes for this course are;
- 24 May - 4 June 2021
- 23 August - 3 September 2021
- 22 November - 3 December 2021
Note: Outside of the Enrolment intake period, email email@example.com and we will email you the Online Enrolment Application when the next intake opens.
CHCGMB001 Assess the needs of clients with problem gambling issues
CHCGMB002 Provide counselling for clients with problem gambling issues
These units provide credit towards a range of qualifications.
Note: These units can be selected as two of the three required electives, as part of the two year CHC51115 Diploma of Financial Counselling,
For information on this course or any other Vocational Training courses email firstname.lastname@example.org