Counselling - Level 2


Start:
December 2019
Location:
Balliol Road Campus
Level:
2

Course Details

If you are thinking of changing career or want to enhance your interpersonal skills, then this course may be for you.

This course is aimed at those who wish to develop an understanding of counselling theory as well developing a range of counselling skills. This ten week course introduces you to three models of counselling and will equip you with some listening and communication skills which you can use both in the work environment and personal life.

  • The professional context of counselling
  • Communication skills in helping relationships
  • An introduction to personal development

Tutor and peer observation of counselling skills will take place regularly during the programme.  At least 3 written assignments will also be expected. Assessment is by internal assessment and internal and external moderation.

ABC Level 2 Award in Counselling Concepts
10 weeks
  • Counselling - Level 3

This course does not qualify you as a Counsellor. However, successful completion of this programme is one of the requirements for the next level of training in counselling skills (Level 3 upwards). Counselling skills may also be used to enhance current or future job roles.

  • Counsellor

Entry Requirements

How much will this course cost me?

Aged 16-18

Free.

Aged 19+

There may be fees associated with this course.

You may be eligible to have some or all of these fees waived by the College, depending on your individual circumstances.

Please call 0151 353 4444 or email enquiries@hughbaird.ac.uk with any queries.

Financial Support (all ages)

You may be eligible to receive financial support for course fees, travel and childcare. Please visit our Student Finance page for more information.

Please call 0151 353 4444 or email enquiries@hughbaird.ac.uk with any queries.

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are some frequently asked questions that we are often asked:

If you are aged 16-18 then the majority of our courses are free for you to study. If you are aged 19+ then there may be fees associated with the course. You may be eligible to have some, or all of these fees waived by the College, depending on your individual circumstances. Visit our Student Finance pages for more information.

You do not have to let a lack of money stop you from coming to Hugh Baird College. We have bursaries and grants in place to help support those students that may find it more difficult to cover the costs of participating in further education, these include help with things such as tuition fees, childcare and travel. Visit our Student Finance pages for more information.

No. We can enrol students from any area. Public transport links are good too, so the College is easy to get to from all across Merseyside.

Please contact our independent Careers Advisors. Call 0151 353 4444 or email careers@hughbaird.ac.uk.