About The Qualification
For those learners interested in exploring what counselling training entails, this qualification offers a practical introduction. Learners will develop communication skills and gain important industry insight to help make informed career decisions. Learners will complete this qualification with a comprehensive and full understanding of the following:
- Therapeutic models of counselling, ethical frameworks and helping relationships
- Effective communication skills
- How to reflect on personal development and identify areas for future development
Progression Routes: What's Next?
Learners who complete this qualification may be able to progress to ABC Level 2 Award in Counselling Concepts, or an equivalent. However, for those who do not intend to continue their studies further in the field of counselling, the course can be a valuable introduction to communication skills transferable into a range of career and educational opportunities.
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