Counselling Skills - Level 3

Course Code: SC2FE361

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Start DateLocationDuration / Fees
10/09/2018University Centre1 Year / £2225.00Apply

Course Overview

This Level 3 Diploma in Counselling Skills is for those who seek to progress to a qualified professional counsellor, or gain counselling skills as part of your current profession, for example teachers and nurses.

This qualification may aid progression to accredited counsellor status but is not a license to practice counselling. This course is three hours a week over thirty five weeks.

Entry Requirements

To do this course, you will need a Level 2 Counselling qualification (having studying a minimum of 90 hours). You will also need to be able to undertake written and oral assessments at level 2.

You must be at least 19 and you must not be in a current state of severe emotional difficulty or severe psychological confusion, nor involved in substance misuse. 

You will need to complete an application form and give the names of two references.

Qualification Obtained

Diploma in Counselling Skills

Career Options and Progression

Modules and Assessment

Teaching and Learning Methods

To help you learn a range of teaching methods are used including lectures, group discussions, small group activities, simulated client sessions and individual reflection.

Work Placement and Field Trips

Other Costs and Equipment Needed

Expert Tutors

All staff involved in the delivery of any courses within the College are approved to teach and/or assess the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering and/or assessing a given programme are appropriately qualified, with relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.

Tuition Fees

Regulation and Accreditation

Terms and Conditions

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