Diploma of Alcohol and Other Drugs

IKON Institute of Australia

This qualification is part of the Community Services Training Package. It reflects the role of workers who work under broad supervision and guidance and provide services to clients with alcohol and other drugs issues. They can provide counselling, referral and promotion services. These workers require high level specialist knowledge, skills and competencies especially in regard to laws affecting clients, the range of services available to them and health issues related to alcohol and drugs use and misuse.

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent; or mature background

Structure:

22 units: 16 core; 6 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Provide advanced interventions to meet the needs of clients with alcohol and other drug issues; Develop and review individual alcohol and other drugs treatment plans; Assess co-existing needs; Establish and manage client relationships; Work with diverse people; Provide services to people with co-existing mental health and alcohol and other drugs issues; plus more. Elective: Establish and confirm the counselling relationship; Apply specialist interpersonal and counselling interview skills; Facilitate the counselling relationship and process; Support counselling clients in decision-making processes; Work with carers and/or families in complex situations; Coordinate complex case requirements; plus more.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 03581E

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Brisbane, Queensland No info Full time
Melbourne, Victoria No info Yes Part time
Perth, Western Australia No info Part time
Perth, Western Australia No info Yes Part time
Melbourne, Victoria No info Full time
Byron Bay, New South Wales No info
Perth, Western Australia No info Full time
Melbourne, Victoria No info Yes Full time
Sydney, New South Wales No info
Adelaide, South Australia No info Part time
Brisbane, Queensland No info Yes Full time
Adelaide, South Australia No info Yes Part time
Perth, Western Australia No info Yes Full time
Adelaide, South Australia No info Full time
Melbourne, Victoria No info Part time
Adelaide, South Australia No info Yes Full time
Brisbane, Queensland No info Yes Part time
Hobart, Tasmania No info
Brisbane, Queensland No info Part time
Established in 1986, IKON Institute of Australia is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO Code: 40263) which provides accredited training and related courses to students in Australia. IKON Institute of Australia offers 32 courses across 10 study fields. IKON Institute of Australia courses are offered in 6 locations. You can view their campus locations by clicking on the campus tab. If you would like to learn more about IKON Institute of Australia you can use the contact form listed on our page or you can visit the IKON Institute of Australia website directly at http://www.ikoninstitute.edu.au.

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