These qualifications will give you the underpinning knowledge, skills and competencies to use counselling ethically and safely in a variety of contexts and roles.

On our programmes, you'll learn a variety of listening and responding skills which will enhance your interaction with others. The courses are highly interactive, combining formal teaching with individual, small-group, and whole-group activities.

We have qualifications for:

  • Those starting the first level of training as a professional counsellor
  • Those who want to learn counselling skills in other professional or helping roles
  • Those who want to improve their professional and personal relationships as part of personal development
  • Level 4 courses for continued professional development
Counselling courses
Coming back to studying after a gap has been a confidence boost. It's been a brilliant experience just knowing that I can alter where my career path is going.”  Maya, Access to HE: Psychology

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