Counselling - Level 3


Start:
February 2020
Location:
Balliol Road Campus
Level:
3

Course Details

This course aims to develop a particular understanding of the Person-Centred theory of counselling as well as comparing and contrasting 2 other approaches to the principal model.

You will explore ethical issues around counselling and develop counselling skills through observing the counselling skills of other students and reviewing your own skills.

This course also involves exploring your own feelings, values and beliefs to allow for growth and to raise self-awareness. 

Assessment is via a portfolio of internally assessed work as well as a recorded observed counselling skills session of around 30 minute duration.

  • Understanding the context for the use of counselling skills
  • Understanding counselling theory
  • Using counselling skills
  • Personal development for users of counselling skills
Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Skills
17 weeks
  • Diploma in Counselling
  • This course helps equip you with counselling skills to use within your current job role, either paid work or on a voluntary basis.
  • Counsellor

Entry Requirements

How much will this course cost me?

Aged 16-18

Free.

Aged 19+

There may be fees associated with this course.

You may be eligible to have some or all of these fees waived by the College, depending on your individual circumstances.

Please call 0151 353 4444 or email enquiries@hughbaird.ac.uk with any queries.

Financial Support (all ages)

You may be eligible to receive financial support for course fees, travel and childcare. Please visit our Student Finance page for more information.

Please call 0151 353 4444 or email enquiries@hughbaird.ac.uk with any queries.

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some frequently asked questions that we are often asked:

If you are aged 16-18 then the majority of our courses are free for you to study. If you are aged 19+ then there may be fees associated with the course. You may be eligible to have some, or all of these fees waived by the College, depending on your individual circumstances. Visit our Student Finance pages for more information.

You do not have to let a lack of money stop you from coming to Hugh Baird College. We have bursaries and grants in place to help support those students that may find it more difficult to cover the costs of participating in further education, these include help with things such as tuition fees, childcare and travel. Visit our Student Finance pages for more information.

No. We can enrol students from any area. Public transport links are good too, so the College is easy to get to from all across Merseyside.

Please contact our independent Careers Advisors. Call 0151 353 4444 or email careers@hughbaird.ac.uk.