The purpose of this accredited counselling course is thequalifications is to develop learners’ knowledge and understanding and introduce them to the counselling skills required for counselling to prepare for further learning or training.
The counselling qualification is most suitable for learners, wishing to work in the sector, introduce them to the skills required for counselling to prepare for further learning or training.
This qualification is vocational and will cover the learning outcomes for counselling skills.
This counselling course qualification is designed to give learners the underpinning knowledge, skills and competencies to use counselling skills ethically and safely in a variety of contexts and roles.
This qualification is for:
Those starting the first level of training as a professional counsellor
Those who want to learn counselling skills in other professional or helping roles
Those who want to improve their professional and personal relationships as part of personal development.
This qualification could lead to employment or increase employability for those whose role is to support others in e.g. health and social care work, teaching and learning, advocacy and mediation, support and project work, other helping roles.
It provides an additional skills for those already in employment likely to lead to increased opportunities for promotion and advancement.