The course is based on an integrative (psychodynamic, cognitive behavioural, humanistic) model, built upon Clarkson’s therapeutic relationship model. The course will cover theory, skills, practice and personal development with the emphasis on putting theory into practice.
This classroom based course is available as full-time only attendance which involves two days attendance at college.
- A Counselling qualification at Level 3, with a minimum of 48 UCAS points*.
- GCSE English and maths at Grade 4 (C) or above or equivalent Level 2 qualifications.
- Complete an interview as part of the enrolment process;
- Receive DBS check clearance.
Prospective students over the age of 21 years without formal qualifications should contact the college in the first instance to discuss your options.
*new UCAS tariff from September 2017.
If you are interested in applying for the course, please apply via: www.UCAS.com. Our institution code is H14 and the course code is BCX8.
Where will it take me?
You can move on to Counselling Practice and/or Postgraduate study.
Course Assessment Method
- Written assignments, seminar papers, portfolios
- Practical assessment
- Completion of 150 client hours (placement commences at Level 5, the 2nd year of training)
- Completion of 60 hours Personal Counselling.
How to apply?
Applications direct to UCAS for further assistance contact Admissions.
Higher Education Course Application Form
Notes About Fees
Fees shown are per year.
Find out more by speaking to Admissions:
- For full-time further education courses call 01708 462833
- For part-time further education courses call 01708 462801
- For higher education courses, or if you’re an overseas student, call 01708 462801
- To find out if you’re entitled to support call Student Services for advice on 01708 462718 ext 2718
- You don’t have to pay tuition or admin fees if you’re 16-18 and studying a further education funded course.
- You need to pay higher education course fees each academic year.
Where a class needs to close you will be informed as soon as possible and the College will endeavour to help you find alternative provision.