Introduction to Counselling Skills

If you’re thinking about starting a career in counselling then this free four day introductory course will help you decide if counselling is the career for you by providing an insightful look in to a range of counselling topics. See below for an outline of topics covered on this course.

Our Introduction to Counselling Skills course will equip you with valuable skills that can be adapted to a wide range of job roles including, but not limited to; care work, teaching, youth work and childcare.

 
Topics covered

Process of counselling
What counselling is not
Qualities of a counsellor
Counselling skills
Counselling techniques
Active listening
Body language
Code of Ethics

 
Course location and duration:

Location: Our Introduction to Counselling Skills course is held at St Helens Chamber.

Duration: This is a 4 day course ran across 2 weeks, usually ran from 9:30am-16:00pm (See each individual course date for specific times and details).

 
Interested? What to do next:

To find out the start date for the next Introduction to Counselling Skills course, see our list of upcoming free short courses by clicking here.

Please arrange to speak to one of our guidance advisers for more information about this course and to discuss your personal career plan.
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