Counselling Skills Certificate Level 2

Join us to explore the application of counselling skills in a range of different settings. Underpinning your learning is the Person-Centred Approach, which offers you a challenging and exciting opportunity to engage with counselling skills and self-development.




Level 2

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Options Course Code Starts Ends Days From To Standard Fee Overseas Fee
enquire 4544020 21/09/21 01/03/22 Tuesday 17:30 21:00 £435 £884
enquire 4544040 20/01/22 30/06/22 Thursday 09:30 13:00 £435 £884

What will I study?

During this course, you will explore and examine theoretical and practical perspectives of the application of counselling skills in a range of different settings. Underpinning all learning is the Person-Centred Approach of Carl Rogers, which offers a challenging and exciting opportunity to work experientially and enable a deeper exploration of self-development.

How will I be assessed?

The course offers continual assessment from tutor and peers. Your final assessment is via a portfolio consisting of skills feedback, self-assessment, a learning journal, and a case study.

What qualification will I achieve?

Once you have completed this course, you will achieve an NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills.

What can I do after completing this course?

Once you have finished this course, you will be able to use your counselling skills in the workplace, or you might like to further your knowledge and skills by joining our foundation degree in Person-Centred Counselling.

Are there any extra costs?

You'll need an A4 ring binder for your notes.

Additional Info

We recommend at least 20 hours of home study. This course also includes two Saturday workshops. Entry is only open to those over the age of 19 at the course start date.

You should complete the Interpersonal Skills Level 1 course before joining this course, but relevant prior learning will be considered by the coure tutor if:

  • You are able to demonstrate you have undertaken similar training such as Samaritans training, Relate Engagement as a volunteer in a counselling agency.
  • You have completed a programme of further/adult/higher education in a related subject.
  • You have worked in an industry whereby the purpose and function was related to interpersonal skills.