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Counselling Skills

Practical Vs Theory


Course overview

This qualification is useful for anyone who would like to develop their use of counselling skills for use in either work or a personal capacity. These may be learners who wish to progress towards further qualifications or learners who wish to study this programme in order to complement other programmes (eg health and social care, children’s care, learning and development, voluntary and community work). Please note, this qualification does not qualify learners to practise as a counsellor and is not accepted as a course which leads onto the Counselling Skills and Theory NCFE CACHE Award Level 3 qualification.

If a learner complete this LV2 online course you will not be eligible for funding to enrol to our LV2 face-to-face college course.

Please contact our Advice and Guidance Team for further information.


How The Course Will Be Assessed

You will be assessed via a portfolio of evidence.

Potential Future Career

The objectives of this qualification are to help learners to:

  • Progress to similar qualifications at a higher level
  • Progress to a role in which counselling skills are used

Course Content

You will study the following:

  • Using counselling skills
  • Introduction to counselling skills theories
  • Diversity and ethics in the use of counselling skills
  • Counselling skills and personal development





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