Certificate in Counselling Studies - Leeds

CPCAB Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Studies
Date and Time: Monday Mornings 10.15 – 1.15
Starts: 23rd September, 2019.  Three terms of ten weeks, excluding school holidays.
Venue: Leeds City Centre
Cost: £947 including CPCAB Registration of £166  (Monthly instalments available as student loans not possible)
Entry Requirements: To be accepted onto this course you need to have studied a Level 2 Counselling Skills qualification or have done the equivalent counselling skills training.  All applicants are expected to have some recent experience of using counselling skills either as a professional worker or as a volunteer. Ability to communicate adequately in both oral and written English is needed.  Successful attendance at an introductory meeting/interview is required.

Accessibility, Parking and Transport:  Accessibility may vary at our city centre venues – please ask for more details if required.  All our centres are within walking distance of the railway station or bus station.

Intended Audience:   This course is aimed at people who have attended Introductory Counselling Skills Training, who wish to take the next step towards becoming a counsellor or want to learn more about counselling theory and develop counselling skills.

Course Delivery:  The course will involve active learning with a lot of group work and pair work.  You will further develop and practice counselling skills and will further develop your understanding of theoretical concepts and the counselling field. Class sizes will normally be small to ensure effective learning and good tutor support. Assessment includes written assignments, self-assessment, skills assessment, external exam and presentations. CPCAB is a nationally recognised awarding body.
Course Content: The course will cover the following areas:

* Skills development and practice
* Personal development
* The ethical framework for counselling
* Understanding the counselling relationship
* Understanding difference and diversity issues
* Working within a user-centred approach to counselling
* Theories of counselling and mental health
* Using feedback, reflection and supervision to support counselling studies
* Preparation for progression onto counselling training, if appropriate

Entry Requirements:  Level 2 Counselling Skills qualification or equivalent and counselling skills experience.  Ability to communicate adequately in both oral and written English.  Successful attendance at short interview/introductory session.

To register interest and book a place at the interview/introductory session, please e-mail: yorkshirecounsellingtraining@gmail.com or ring us on 07847 965298 for more details.

Terms and Conditions:  Places are limited and are allocated on a first come first served basis.  In the unlikely event of cancellation by us, you will be fully reimbursed. No refunds can be offered if cancellation is by the participant. The YC trainers work in adherence with the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy’s ethical framework.  YC Training reserves the right to refuse admission to this Programme if candidates are unsuitable for this level of training.