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Counselling Skills

Course start date:
12 Feb 2019
Course end date:
18 Jun 2019
16:30 - 19:30

The NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills (QCF) is designed to:

- Provide education and training for those who may use counselling skills when working
with others.

- Enable learners to gain a nationally-recognised, vocationally-specific qualification to assist in entering employment in fields working with people.

- Provide an introduction to counselling skills and develop learners knowledge and understanding.

- Provide opportunities for learners to develop a range of skills and techniques, personal qualities and attributes essential for successful performance in working life.

The units are:
Unit 1: Using Counselling Skills
Unit 2: Introduction to Counselling Skills Theories
Unit 3: Diversity and Ethics in the Use of Counselling Skills
Unit 4: Counselling Skills and Personal Development

All units within this qualification are internally assessed. The qualifications are criterion referenced, based on the achievement of all the specified learning outcomes.

How will I be assessed?


Next: Career Opportunities?

Career Opportunities

With this qualification you can progress to further vocational qualifications such as the Edexcel BTEC Level 3 Certificate or Diploma in Counselling Skills.

Next: Entry requirements

Entry requirements

Whilst there are no formal entry requirements, it would be valuable to be in an environment where you may use the skills you gain and have a strong interest in Counselling.

Next: Fees

Adult fees


Please note: If you are an adult student you may be entitled to financial support to cover the cost of your course, dependent on your circumstances. Please contact Student Services on enquiries@kendal.ac.uk for details. More about Student Finance.

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