The course introduces you to counselling, exploring what it is and how you might use it professionally or personally. By the end of the course you'll be able to:
You'll participate in individual and small group exercises and discussions. There is some optional reading and one piece of written work at the end of the course. By the end of the course you'll be able to:
Identify what counselling is
Describe the process of listening
Use the course for personal development
- Identify further training opportunities
There will be individual and group tuition, with teacher led discussions and demonstrations.
Assessment will be on-going via course work and individual resource file.
There are no entry requirements for this course.
There may be materials you need to help with your studies. You'll either make a one-off payment for these when you enrol, or you'll buy them during the course. Your tutor will talk to you about this at interview or in your first class (if you don't need an interview).
Depending on your course and circumstances, you may be able to get funding to help with materials fees. Please check with us when you come in for interview or enrolment.
This course will provide you with a foundation of skills needed on a Counselling course. You can further your knowledge by taking another course at the College.
All courses run subject to demand and the content listed here should be used as a guide only. Course content may vary according to a range of factors such as course duration, campus, teaching staff and requirements from awarding bodies. Check our course and fee guidelines for further details.
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