Next Steps in Counselling
What is the course about?
This course follows on from the introduction course and will help you understand how counselling can help with relationships and communication. If you have already completed the introduction course, this course is the natural next step and will lead you towards accredited courses in counselling.
Why should I choose the course?
If you are interested in pursuing a career in counselling, this next steps course will provide you with a range of valuable skills and knowledge to help you get started.
What will I learn?
The course will cover:
- How counselling works, what is counselling, and helping relationships
- How counselling differs from other helping relationships
- Understanding the environment where counselling takes place
- Barriers to communication
- An introduction to counselling skills.
If you would like more information on the learning outcomes, please email ACLenquiries@wvr.ac.uk.
What will the course lead on to?
This course can lead on to Level 2 Counselling, which can be delivered via classroom or distance learning. The Level 2 Counselling course is an accredited qualification which leads on to the Level 3 and Level 4 Counselling courses.
What support is available?
We have a team of staff dedicated to providing learning support if required, as well as a Welfare Team that is on hand to offer guidance, support and help when needed. Additionally, eligible students can access a wide range of finance and funding support to help them during their time at college.
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Why should I choose to study the course at Warrington & Vale Royal College?
Here at Warrington & Vale Royal College we have a team of dedicated, experienced staff who can share their extensive knowledge and skills with you. Learning in a friendly and inclusive environment, you will be fully supported to achieve your goals.
What are the entry requirements?
You must be over 19, have an interest in the subject area, and be willing to partake in classroom activities and discussions and to self-assess your weekly progress using an individual learning plan at the end of each session.
What are my funding options?
If you are in receipt of benefits or a low income you may be entitled to fee remission. For information on funding please contact our Learner Services Team on 01925 494400 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Are there any additional costs associated with the course?
There are no additional costs associated with this course.
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