Peer Counselling | Level 4

This unit standard is intended for learners who are working as peer educators in Education, Training and Development (ETD) institutions, workplace, community, youth organizations, Community Based Organisations (CBOs), Faith-Based Organisations (FBOs), Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) and health services.

This unit standard is designed to equip learners with the necessary knowledge, skills, values and attitudes to become a competent and effective peer educator and/or member of a peer education team. It will enable the learner to explain peer education, the roles and responsibilities of a peer educator, demonstrate the skills required of a peer educator, plan, implement and review a peer education intervention.

Learners completing this unit standard will be competent in:

  • Exploring peer-group education in various contexts.
  • Identifying and explaining the roles and responsibilities of a peer educator in various contexts.
  • Planning a peer education intervention in a group setting.
  • Demonstrating skills required for the implementation of a peer education intervention.
  • Reviewing the implementation of a peer education intervention.
Contact Details

Contact Person: 

Yogini Sarugaser
Course Details

NQF Level: 

Level 4



Course Delivery Method: 

E-learning E-learning

Blended Blended

In Class In Class

Distance Distance

Presented Presented Courses

In House In-House

On Demand On Demand

Course Duration: 

3 days



Course fee Includes: