Level 2

Level 1 Award in Counselling


10 weeks


Rush Green


Sep 2020


Adult 19+

This qualification is intended for candidates who want to:

Learn basic counselling skills (listening and responding skills) in helping roles , find out more about counselling and improve professional and personal relationships.

1. Work within the limitations of the helping role

2. Establish boundaries for helping work

3. Communicate empathic understanding

Portfolio externally verified

No formal qualifications necessary. Interview required

Our Counselling team are current practitioners

Where it can lead to

There are number of routes you can take following successful completion of a course. Further study can include Higher Education courses or a Higher Apprenticeship where you will expand your skills through study whilst earning a wage. Or you may choose to move directly into employment.

Contact our careers team for further guidance.