Level 2 Award in Counselling Concepts

This course is for anyone who wishes to develop counselling skills and explore their own personal development. It is of particular value to people working in the caring professions and those whose work involves an element of counselling skills.

When will I start the course and how long will it take?

This course start dates in September, January and April. You will attend college for one evening per week for 12 weeks.

What will I study?

The following areas will be studied:

  • Personal development
  • Counselling skills

How is it assessed?

To successfully complete the course, students must attend for a minimum of 80%. Students will be expected to show a commitment to learning and be working towards establishing the core conditions of counselling. A tutor observation of counselling skills takes place during the programme. Assessment is by internal assessment and internal and external moderation.

Do I need any previous qualifications to start this course?

There are no formal entry requirements for this programme.

What are the course fees?

The total cost of this course is £450. Course fees are dependent on your personal circumstances and you may be eligible for funding.

What can I go on to do once I have completed this course?

Upon successful completion of this course, you may choose to progress onto the next level of training in counselling skills.

I'm interested in this course, what do I do next?

If you would like any further information in relation to this course, please contact our enquiries team directly on 0800 99 66 99 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or drop into our next Enrolment and Information Event. Alternatively, submit an application form to secure a place.

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