Course description

This is an initial course to introduce and explore the subject of Counselling. This includes the role of the helping skills and active listening and some of the skills and knowledge that are essential to developing counselling and helping skills. 

What can this course lead to?

This course will introduce you to the subject of counselling and will support you to progress on to further short courses including Counselling Skills for Volunteers and gain qualifications such as the Level 2 Award in Counselling Skills. Our Student Support Services team will work with you to design a personalised learning journey based on your needs and aspirations.

Course session dates

Session dates for 23 February 2023 - 24 February 2023

  • Thursday 23 Feb 2023 to Friday 24 Feb 2023

Session dates for 3 May 2023 - 4 May 2023

  • Wednesday 03 May 2023 to Thursday 04 May 2023

Session dates for 19 June 2023 - 20 June 2023

  • Monday 19 Jun 2023 to Tuesday 20 Jun 2023