Who is it suitable for?
The Certificate in Counselling Skills is suitable for anyone who is over the age of 18 and uses personal interactions in their work, church or other settings. You will learn how to be an effective listener and also when you might need to refer someone on to a more skilled helper. It is an essential component of the progression route to becoming a qualified Counsellor.
Entry Requirements for the Certificate in Counselling Skills (CSK-L2)
- Able to cope with course content
- Able to translate intra-personal experience into language
- Able to benefit from self-development
- Motivated towards developing as a helper
- Demonstrating emotional stability
- Able to identify reasons for training beyond personal development
- Showing awareness of difference and diversity
- Suitable references
- For further information please refer to the CPCAB website
When does it take place?
The Certificate in Counselling Skills (CSK-L2) comprises 90 hours and is taught on Thursdays from 8.30am till 4.30pm between mid-September and the end of January each academic year.
How much does it cost?
You can find a breakdown of current fees by course type here.
How do I apply?
You can apply by completing an online application form using the link below.
There is an equal consideration date for all applications received by the 15 April. Counselling staff will consider these applications on that date and applicants will be notified within 10 working days if they have been invited for an interview. Any applications that are received after this date will be considered on a first come first serve basis if there are still places available on the course. The closing date for applications is the 24 August.
Please contact the admissions department for more information.
Telephone: 07425 716696