Counselling Courses

Our accredited counselling courses are delivered by well-qualified trainers who have great experience in delivering one-to-one client services within our therapeutic services department. We have established an excellent track-record of supporting students to succeed, in both their academic and personal journey.

 

Our counselling courses are proving very popular and we receive excellent feedback from students.

“I am now better able to listen and show empathy to others which has helped in building better relationships”(Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills)

 

Alongside our courses, we can also help you gain volunteering experience and arrange counselling placements in a respected wellbeing charity.
 
Our Training Academy is the ideal place to begin your learning journey in a relaxed, friendly, and supportive environment.

 

For all enquiries and to register on one of our courses, please call 0161 330 9223 or email trainingacademy [at] togmind.org.

 

CPCAB Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills

Our Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills is taught by experienced, well-qualified and supportive tutors. We have received excellent feedback and have a growing reputation.

 

“The course was very informative, self-enlightening and very interactive.” - (Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills)

 

This course is accredited by the Counselling and Psychotherapy Central Awarding Body (CPCAB) which is a nationally recognised awarding body specialising in the field of counselling. It is designed to give learners the underpinning knowledge, skills and competencies to use counselling skills ethically and safely in a variety of contexts and roles.

This qualification is for:

  • Those starting the first level of training as a professional counsellor

  • Those who want to learn counselling skills in other professional or helping roles

  • Those who want to improve their professional and personal relationships as part of personal development.

 

This qualification could lead to employment or increase employability for those whose role is to support others in e.g. health and social care work; teaching, advocacy and mediation; support work, project work and other helping roles. It provides additional skills for those already in employment may increase opportunities for promotion and advancement.

 

The cost for this course is: £580 + VAT (£696 inc VAT).

Note: The deposit for this is non-refundable.

 

The course will be available on the following dates:

  • Running for 15 weeks commencing Tuesday 15th January, 2019.  (THIS COURSE IS NOW FULL) 

  • Running for 15 weeks commencing Tuesday 2nd April until Tuesday 16th July, 2019 from 9am until 4pm at our premises in Ashton-under-Lyne.

Note: there will be no session on Tuesday 16th April. The exam will be on Tuesday 2nd July.

Next Steps:

For more details on this course, please call 0161 330 9223 or email trainingacademy [at] togmind.org (subject: Level%202%20Certificate%20in%20Counselling%20Skills%20Enquiry) .

CPCAB Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Studies

We are delighted to introduce our new 15-week Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Studies.

 

This course is designed to expand upon learners’ understanding and knowledge of counselling skills. In completing this course, you will:

  • Learn about counselling theory and how it informs counselling practice

  • Understand ethical and safe practice within counselling agencies

  • Prepare for work as a professional counsellor in an agency setting


This qualification is for:

  • Those who have completed a level 2 qualification in counselling skills and who are ready to take the next step in their training as a professional counsellor

The CPCAB Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Studies is designed as pre-practitioner training for professional counselling qualifications. Learners who have completed this qualification will have the underpinning knowledge and skills required to begin training within a counselling organisation.

 

Additionally, by the end of the course we will have supported you to:

  • Experience self-growth through personal development exercises

  • Understand the commitment required to qualify as a counsellor

  • Understand the role of research within counselling practice

  • Learn about mental health


Course Costs:

This course costs £750 + VAT (£900 inc VAT). The cost of this course can be spread out across three equal monthly instalments, the first of which is due before the course starts.


The course will be available on the following dates:

  • Running for 15 sessions starting Thursday 4th April, 2019, from 13:00 until 20:00. This course is likely to fill up quickly!

Note: there will be no session on Thursday 13th June, 2019. The exam will be on Thursday 4th July.

 

More courses will be scheduled later in the year.


Next Steps:

For more details on this course, please call 0161 330 9223 or email trainingacademy [at] togmind.org (subject: Level%202%20Certificate%20in%20Counselling%20Skills%20Enquiry) .

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