The 20-day face to face training programme in counselling skills is delivered over four 5-day Modules. The course is accredited by COSCA (the professional body for counselling in Scotland) and delivered by Validated Training Providers. The course contains four strands: skills, knowledge, self-awareness and ethics.
The course is designed for people in helping or caring professions and in informal settings with family or friends. It helps the candidate to develop and apply counselling skills in non-counselling settings.
Successful completion provides a professionally recognised qualification in counselling skills which has 40 SCQF credits at SCQF level 8. It is an excellent starting point for those who wish to train as a counsellor or psychotherapist.
£1000 (£250 per module)