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Counselling - Level 2 - Part-time

This course covers the skills needed to communicate effectively and to engage in a one-to-one helping relationship appropriately.

  • Course Description

    It looks at the variety of contexts and settings within which helping skills are used (e.g. support services, healthcare, social care, youth and community work, early years). This could be in areas such as workplace mentoring, advice and guidance support or the use of counselling skills.

    Units include:

    • Using counselling skills
    • Introduction to counselling skills theories
    • Diversity and ethics in the use of counselling skills
    • Counselling skills and personal development
  • Entry Requirements

    Whilst there are no entry requirements, our Introduction to Counselling Skills course is a great option to lead into this programme.

  • Course Length

    How long is this course?

    22 Weeks

    When does this course start?


    How many hours / days per week is this course?

    This course runs every Thursday from 6pm-9pm with one Saturday session.

  • Progression Opportunities

    What can I do after this course at CWA?

    The College of West Anglia offers many opportunities to continue studying from entry level through to degrees at University Centre West Anglia. Some of the courses available for those who have successfully completed this course include:

    • Counselling - Level 3 - Part-Time (Wisbech)
  • Course Fees
    Age Cost
    19+ £362

    Fee information

    Learners with an active Education, Health & Care Plan

    If you are aged 19 - 24 at the start of your course and have an active Education, Health & Care Plan (EHCP), any course up to and including level 3 will be fully-funded by the government. This means you will not have a course fee to pay and any equipment considered essential to complete your course will be provided by the college.

    Please note the information on this page was correct at the time of publication but is subject to change due to factors beyond our control.
  • Additional Information

    What qualification will I achieve?

    NCFE Level 2 Diploma in Counselling Skills

    How is my course assessed?

    The qualification is assessed via a portfolio and there is no examination.

Starting 13/01/2022



Duration 22 Weeks

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