CPCAB Counselling Studies Certificate - J089

12 Quays Part Time Level 3 Duration 32 weeks

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This qualification is intended for candidates who have already acquired a recognised qualification in counselling skills and want to:

Course Details

The course includes the following:

  1. Preparing to work within an ethical framework.
  2. Understanding the counselling relationship.
  3. Understand different and diversity issues.
  4. Work within a user centred approach to counselling.
  5. Use counselling theory to develop self-awareness in counselling practice.
  6. Understand theories of counselling and mental health.
  7. Use feedback, reflection and supervision to support counselling studies.
Entry Guidelines

Minimum of 4 GCSE's A*- C (grade 4 or above).
Specific requirements - CSK L2
Certificate in Counselling Skills or equivalent.
2021 Entry - In the absence of a face to face interview. You will need to complete a timed written task, have a positive reference from your tutor, you will also be scored on meeting submission dates at level 2.

Additional Information

85% attendance is required but 100% is expected due to the experiential nature of the course. Please be aware that if your long term goal is to work with vulnerable adults or any person under the age of 18, it will be necessary to undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check at any required college work placement, or eventual place of work.

Where can I progress to?

Allows progression onto the CPCAB qualification: Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling TC - L4

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Planned Timetable

Day Times Campus
Monday 13:00 — 16:00 12 Quays Main Building

If you are aged 19 or over:

If you are aged 19+ and living in the Liverpool City Region (inc Wirral), many courses will be free. If you are aged 19+ and live outside the Liverpool City Region, this course may be free. Terms & conditions apply.

If you are aged 19+, you may be able to apply for a 19+ Advanced Learner Loan (which is available for this course).

This course is full. By applying you will be placed on a waiting list.

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Fee : £811.00

The fee quoted is for the academic year 22/23.

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