School & Guidance Counsellor (4033)


As outlined by Manitoba Education, certified school counsellors are required to possess a bachelors degree in Education, a valid teaching certificate, 30 credit hours of university course work at the post-baccalaureate level (or above), and a minimum of 2 years successful teaching experience.
Visit the links below for more information on occupational duties and educational requirements.


University of Manitoba   

-Calendar and Registration Guide


-Faculty of Education homepage


Links to Sites


-National Occupational Classification 


-Working in Canada - Winnipeg

-Alberta Learning Information Service - OCCinfo  

-Occupational Outlook Handbook - Job outlook for U.S.

-O*NET  -detailed occupational information  
-A Day in the Life: Guidance Counsellor - The Princeton Review   
-Manitoba School Counsellors' Association   

-Manitoba Teachers' Society (MTS)


-Guidance & Counselling - Manitoba Education, Citizenship & Youth


-Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association

      -School Counsellors Chapter  

-Ontario School Counsellors' Association

-The American School Counselor Association  

-Contact Point - A Site for Career Development Practitioners


-Information for foreign-trained educational counsellors - Canadian Information Centre for International Credentials


Updated: April 18, 2017