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 18 January 2024 - 19 January 2024

  • Thursday 18 Jan 2024 to Friday 19 Jan 2024

Session dates for 11 April 2024 - 12 April 2024

  • Thursday 11 Apr 2024 to Friday 12 Apr 2024