International Foundation for the Advancement of Reflective Learning and Teaching

The International ARLT Foundation is a not-for-profit, non partisan educational organisation  founded  in The Hague the international city of peace and justice where  tens of thousands of people in numerous organisations and knowledge centres jointly pursue a more peaceful world.



The duration of this exciting course (supported with audio and video lectures and textbooks) is one academic year and students are allocated a personal tutor to assist them throughout the course. Personal direct help is also available by phone and email from our local student counsellors in several countries.


The ARLT Foundation's innovative distance learning system is student-centered and is well known for its inspirational academic methods which is unique in its personalised distance learning approach.


ARLT distance/e-learning system allows you to be located anywhere in the world and to join a growing network of people wishing to gain pertinent knowledge in a growing field of study for personal and professional development. The educational experience with ARLT Foundation has changed the lives of people around the globe.

"The ideas that I have acquired during the course have enriched my life more than I could have imagined. The tuition was first class and I would highly recommend it."

Ralf Schuurmann

"New technology and globalisation are creating a growing market for employees with competence in writing. The Social Studies course will give you the writing skills you need."

Entry for the Diploma in Social Studies and Counselling Skills programme is open now.

Enrolling now for the Autumn session.  Fill in the form below to request an information pack immediately, or enrol now.

o   Qualify for a diploma in the comfort of your own home and enhance your CV with an international credential

o   Your tutor will guide and mentor you throughout  / No classes attended

o   Belong to a progressive organisation recognised for its role in education, cultural understanding and tolerance

o   Illustrate to employers your embrace of thoughtful, ethical, fair-minded and compassionate ideals

o   Become proficient in evaluative thinking, articulation and writing while developing skills, values and insight central to success in all aspects of your life

o   Avail of opportunities for career choice/change and professional enhancement

o   Open to everyone with an interest in learning/ tolerance/ understanding and for those seeking supplemental training as well as  emotional and intellectual maturity for success. Partial grants and scholarships available

The Diploma Course in Social Studies & Counselling Skills is a study of human behaviour and introduces students to a fascinating range of subjects.  You will reflect on  your life, behaviour and culture to enable you to make a positive difference in your personal life and  in the professional sphere. You will learn about counselling skills and develop interpersonal communication which is the core to all relationships.

Diploma Course in Social Science &

Counselling Skills

"An Amazing Journey of Mind"

Tutor Assisted Individualised Discourse

e-learning/distance learning