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 do I apply?

Contact our Admissions Department for more information:

Phone: 0208 653 0850

Email: admissions@spurgeons.ac.uk

Or click here to complete an online application form.