Farnborough College of Technology is pleased to offer a one year course leading to a Level 5 Diploma in Counselling Children and Young People (aged 11-18), awarded by the Counselling and Psychotherapy Central Awarding Body (subject to approval).
CPCAB is an organisational member of the European Association for Counselling and their qualifications are internationally available. The course comprises 120 guided learning hours, the total course hours are 435. The CPCAB website can be accessed on www.cpcab.co.uk
This qualification will enable successful candidates to work as counsellors with this age group in a range of job and career opportunities, which include but are not limited to:
If you are aged 19 or over and are starting a course at level 3 to level 6 you may qualify for an Advanced Learner Loan from the Government which can cover the costs of your tuition fees.
See our student finance pages for full details.
This qualification is for qualified counsellors who have completed CPCAB’s Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling (TCL4) or equivalent and wish to work with, or further their work with, CYP aged 11-18. This post qualifying qualification is designed to give learners the specialist knowledge, skills and competences to work as counsellors with children and young people aged 11-18.
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.
To help with the costs of studying, this course is eligible for:
To check your individual eligibility, please contact us online or telephone 01252 405555.
If you have any questions about this course then please contact us by phone on 01252 40 55 55 or message us.
All candidates will need to submit two references, complete a pre-interview task and attend an interview in order to be accepted onto the course.
Applicants need to meet the following criteria to qualify for an offer on the course:
Register your interest
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.
You can apply for this course online.