Centre of Continuing Studies
800.862.6307 ex 6002 (toll free)
A complete Manitoba Grade 12 or equivalent
All applicants must provide the Centre of Continuing Studies (room 141, Victoria Avenue East Campus) with an application package containing: Resumé Two personal letter of reference. Current criminal records check. Current child abuse registry check. Application essay One-page handwritten essay will include: why you would like to take the Applied Counselling Skills program, what population/cliental you would be interested in working with, where you see yourself five years from now.
To ensure success in the program, it is also required that applicants have prior experience (minimum of 70 hours) in a helping field, for example caring for children, the ederly, direct care for adults, etc. For more information on volunteer sites, please contact the Centre of Continuing Studies.
English is the language of instruction at ACC. All applicants educated outside of Canada or in a country not on the test exempt list are expected to meet the English language proficiency requirement. See our ELP page for more information.