Advanced certificate in counselling skills (level 4)

For students wishing to train as counsellors and progress to Diploma (level 5) training.  Also ideal for developing listening and counselling skills for use in other roles and settings such as pastoral care, management, nursing or teaching.

Key facts

AwardAdvanced Certificate in Counselling Skills (Level 4)
DeliveryOne day a week (Tuesday) over one academic year
Course quality checkedNational Counselling and Psychotherapy Society
Theoretical model
Core Self Model (person-centred integrative)
Course fees £3,460 for 2024 (with the option to pay by instalments) plus student membership of the National Counselling Society (NCS) (optional)
Next intakeSeptember 2024
ApplicationsThe first round of applications has already closed, and interviews are taking place.

There will be a second round of applications to fill any remaining places later in the SpringClosing date for these applications will be 9am on Monday 13 May (but it is possible that all places will be allocated prior to this date). 
InterviewsInterviews are being held in February and March 2024.
If there are places still available, later interviews will take place in June 2024.

For more information about entry requirements, fees, key dates and so on, please see the 2024 Prospectus (below).  For more details about the course itself, please refer to the Course Information Book (below).

Download a 2024 Network Prospectus here.

Download a Certificate Course Information Book here.

Download an Advanced Certificate Application Form for 2024 here.

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