The newly revised Diploma program in Counselling is offered by the Training Division at the NISD as a weekend academic programme. The Diploma program in Counselling was prepared to fit into the standards of University Grant Commission (SLQF).
To produce professional counsellors with the required knowledge, skills, attitude and mindset for best practice.
To produce quality professionals in the field of counselling
To enhance the professional skills of the counselling practitioner
To develop the interventional capability of the practitioner
Sinhala/ Tamil/ English
21 months including three month counselling practice (Weekend programme)