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  • Start date:   February 2024
  • Level of Qualification:   SCQF Level 5
  • Course Type:   Part-time (Evenings)


This course is for those who have an interest in counselling and want to learn more about it; developing their practical counselling skills along the way.

Start date – 27 February 2024

End date – 14 June 2024

SCQF Level - 5

Days: Tuesday
6pm – 8.30pm
2.5 hours

  • What the course includes

    On this course, students will:

    • Learn basic concepts in counselling
    • Gain practical counselling skills within a person-centred counselling model

Why choose this course?

This course offers an excellent insight into counselling practices and allows you to progress on to further study in the field. 

What are the entry requirements?

There are no formal entry requirements for this course, but an interest in counselling is essential. Anyone looking to choose this course must be able to commit to at least 10 out of the 12 weeks and be willing to take part in counselling skills practice sessions. 

It is essential you are able to support others.

  • Where will it lead?

    Students completing the Counselling: An Introduction course can progress on to the COSCA course.

    Please note this course is to prepare you for a career in health and social care and/or enhance your skills for other caring roles.

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