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Introduction To Counselling Skills

Introduction To Counselling Skills

Course Code: 1650 Duration: 10 Weeks Attendance: Part Time Location: Farnborough Campus Start Date: Multiple Day: Multiple

Overview

About the course

This 30-hour course is being offered as a ‘taster’ for individuals who feel they might be interested in developing counselling skills or studying for a professional counselling training. The awarding body is the CPCAB (Counselling and Psychotherapy Central Awarding Body.

What will I study?

If you have no knowledge of Counselling, this qualification will give you an insight into the nature of counselling work and help you to decide whether you want to proceed with further counselling skills training. For more information about this course, please download the CPCAB (Counselling & Psychotherapy Central Awarding Body) Presentation on the Level 2 Award in Introduction to Counselling Skills.

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Fees

FEE COST
Tuition £300
Registration £54.00

Please note that while we make reasonable adjustments to remove any barriers to education, additional fees may be payable where this is not possible. For example, to provide additional support due to a disability. Please contact us if you believe you have any additional needs so that we can discuss your options before enrolling on a course.

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If you have any questions about this course then please contact us by phone on 01252 40 55 55 or message us.

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Your course

How will I be taught?

This course will introduce trainees to listening and helping skills which can be used in everyday life, as well as basic counselling concepts, and an overview of what counselling training involves.

What modules are covered?

There are seven course units:

1. Work within the limitations of the helping role
2. Establish boundaries for helping work
3. Communicate empathic understanding
4. Focus on the helpee’s agenda
5. Understand the importance of self-awareness in helping work
6. Use listening and responding skills
7. Use review and feedback to develop initial counselling skills

How will I be assessed?

Trainees will be responsible for developing a portfolio of their learning achievements including a Candidate Learning Record. Candidates will be required to provide evidence that they have met the assessment criteria for each qualification unit through the successful completion of course assignments and a brief self-review assessment.

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Your future

What Next?

On succesful completion of the Introduction to Counselling programme, students can progress to CPCAB's Level 2 Certificate in COunselling Skills (CSK-2).

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Entry Requirements

What previous qualifications and experience will I need?

You will need to have an appropriate level of skill in both spoken and written English in order to fulfil the assessment criteria.

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Course Enquiry

Please contact us through the form below. After submitting a form we will contact you as soon as possible. We will delete your information one month after the beginning of the next academic year.

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Start Dates

Start Date Mode Day(s) Time Duration
20/04/2021 Part Time TUE 18:00 - 21:00 10 Weeks
20/04/2021 Part Time TUE 18:00 - 21:00 10 Weeks
22/04/2021 Part Time THU 09:15 - 12:15 10 Weeks
22/04/2021 Part Time THU 09:15 - 12:15 10 Weeks
Start Date 20/04/2021
Mode Part Time
Day(s) TUE
Time 18:00 - 21:00
Duration 10 Weeks
Start Date 20/04/2021
Mode Part Time
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Time 18:00 - 21:00
Duration 10 Weeks
Start Date 22/04/2021
Mode Part Time
Day(s) THU
Time 09:15 - 12:15
Duration 10 Weeks
Start Date 22/04/2021
Mode Part Time
Day(s) THU
Time 09:15 - 12:15
Duration 10 Weeks
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Start Date 22/04/2021
Day(s) THU
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Day(s) THU
Time 09:15 - 12:15
Duration 10 Weeks
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