Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Skills

Date:15/09/2020 16/09/2020Day:Tuesday & Wednesday
Time:6.15pm-9.15pmDuration:33 weeks
Qualification:Level 3 Certificate in Counselling SkillsAwarding Body:ABC Awards

About the course

This course provides a qualification in counselling which can provide a progression route to becoming a qualified counsellor. The course develops a repertoire of personal interpersonal skills, promotes personal growth, and provides industry knowledge.

Modules include:

Understanding the context for the use of counselling skills
Understanding counselling theory
Using counselling skills
Personal development for users of counselling skills


Entry requirements

Learners should have completed a Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills


You will build a portfolio during the course. The course assessments include written questions and practical elements. They are assessed through a range of methods including observation and a reflective log or journal.


Please bring paper and pen.


Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling (subject to interview to assess suitability)

How to apply

There is limited availability please call us on 01403 216597 to discuss.


Students must attend a College induction prior to the course start date.


Students aged 19-23 years who are studying for their first Level 3 qualification may qualify for a government subsidy meaning that the course is fully funded.

Advanced Learning Loans are available for students aged 19+. These are repayable when you finish your course and earn more than £25,000 per annum.

Further information about Advanced Learning Loans can be found at: www.gov.uk/advanced-learner-loan 
A £150 deposit is payable at the point of booking.