This course will give you a good foundation for any career working with people. It focuses on the theories, the process and techniques of counselling.

  • Identification of various counselling “schools” and the main focus of their theories
  • Application of appropriate counselling in relation to client needs
  • Boundary issues
  • Counselling process
  • Extension of basic skills
  • Application of concepts to self and own experience to demonstrate personal growth
  • 24 Weeks – one evening per week from 6-9pm

One of the following:

  • Unit: Counselling: An Introduction SCQF Level 5
  • Industrial experience or other qualifications will be considered on an individual basis

In addition, internal applicants will also require a positive Internal Learner Reference (ILR).

  • HNC: Counselling SCQF Level 7

A variety of careers that require counselling skills