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  • Start date:   August 2021
  • Level of Qualification:   SCQF Level 8


This course is intended for a wide variety of people who wish to know more about counselling skills and approaches. 


Start date: 2 September 2021
Day of week: Thursday – some Saturday attendance required
Time: 6pm– 9pm
Duration: 35 weeks
Cost: £900 (PFG funding available)


  • First Aid

    What the course includes

    Students will learn:

    • About counselling skills and approaches
    • How to apply these skills either within the workplace or for the development of self-awareness and personal growth

Why choose this course?

This is an accredited counselling course which on completion can enhance employment opportunities and open up possible further study options. 

Entry Requirements

  • Intro to Counselling - other counselling qualifications may be considered but you should speak to our Student Advice Team before enrolling

If English is not your first language, ESOL Level 5 is an entry requirement for this course.

  • Where it leads

    • Diploma in counselling

    • Enhanced employment opportunities

Interview Arrangements

There is no interview required for this course

Fees, Finance and Funding

Click here to find out more about funding for this course

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