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Supervision Training


This is an ACWA endorsed CPD program conducted by Supervision Training Services.

Supervision Training Services offers the RISE UP Model of supervision training. This three day program is designed for prospective supervisors and based on globally benchmarked curriculum with concepts gleaned from best practice. 

The training with equip supervisors with the competencies needed for offering supervision and the theoretical knowledge that, when combined with appropriate practical experience, can serve as a foundation for a career as a counselling supervisor professional in either a service or an academic setting.

As a participant you will learn:
  • about the capacity of supervision.
  • how to acquire knowledge and techniques according to the various supervision models in order to be effective in the supervision process.
  • to understand systems in a supervision process and a way to use the process to maintain a system of integrity with counsellors.
  • to develop confidence and a better understanding of how to deal with supervision situations creatively and with clarity.
  • to develop intervention and collaboration skills.
  • to raise awareness for change and learning processes in supervisors, counsellors and organisational structures.
Learning context
The supervision program is designed to enhance personal growth and skill development in the supervision field and it offers:
  • experiential workshops, theory and practice
  • case study and theory assignment application
  • working with own organisational issues
  • on course handouts and exercises related to the candidates’ developmental process
  • trainer and peer feedback on personal and skill development
  • working with live case studies
As part of your pre-course study, you will be supplied with a workbook and questionnaire. You must allocate at least two weeks (minimum of 40 hours) plus full time attendance at all three face to face days in order for your training to be verified and accredited. 

Where and when
19, 20, 21 October 2018, Melbourne VIC
22, 24, 25 February 2019, Melbourne VIC

Registration and enquiries
Visit the training website

Supervision Training Services can also come to you. A suite of in-house training packages are offered that can be tailored to suit the needs of your organisation and staff. Contact Barbara Matheson at a1supervisiontraining@gmail.com or phone 0412 977 553 to discuss.  

This is an ACWA endorsed CPD activity. Members can claim CPD hours for their participation.