The first step towards becoming a Financial Counsellor is to study a Diploma of Financial Counselling

The following Registered Training Organisations provide training towards a nationally recognised Diploma of Financial Counselling (CHC51122 Diploma of Financial Counselling) for South Australian residents:

More details:

  • The course can be completed in one year of full-time study or over two years part time.
  • The course is offered in a variety of platforms (face to face and online, or a mixture), contact the RTOs above to find out more.
  • The course includes 220 hours of placement in a financial counselling agency.
  • Other financial qualifications such as accounting or financial planning cannot replace the “CHC51122” Diploma of Financial Counselling.
  • To find out more about the “CHC51122” Diploma of Financial Counselling, The current package was updated in late 2022.
  • For more information, visit the Financial Counselling Australia website.


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