Gain key counselling skills that mean you can provide support wherever it’s needed. Understand various theoretical approaches, helpful interaction techniques as well as the importance of the counselling relationship.
While not qualifying you to practice as a professional counsellor, this nationally recognised qualification can be a stepping-stone. It is suitable for those who wish to increase their understanding of counselling skills and techniques in order to engage in helpful interaction appropriately. Learners could use this knowledge to complement an existing role (such as manager, mentor or HR team member), or as a basis for continued study to attain a qualification in this sector.
This course is delivered online. Studying via distance learning means you can choose when and where you study. All of our award-winning, online learning resources are of the highest quality and are designed to be engaging and interactive to keep you focused on your learning at all times.
Unit 1: Using counselling skills
Unit 2: Introduction to counselling skills theories
Unit 3: Diversity and ethics in the use of counselling skills
Unit 4: Counselling skills and personal development