Admission Requirements | Applied Counselling Skills | Assiniboine Community College
Admission Requirements
  • 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.


Fast Facts

Duration/Start Part Time Evening/September

Credential Certificate

Credits 30.00

Optional Exit No

Co-op Work Placement No

Distance Delivery No

International Students No

Study Options
Continuing Studies