Counselling AIM Certificate Level 3

Subject Area Counselling
Course Type Adult Learning
Qualification Level 3
Start Date January 2021, September 2021, January 2022
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Counselling AIM Certificate Level 3

If you would like to develop your counselling skills for use in your current role or you are looking to progress towards accredited counsellor status with one of the counselling professional accrediting bodies, this course is for you.

This qualification will provide you with in-depth knowledge of the use of counselling skills in everyday life and work, and the approaches that underpin the use of these skills. If you currently work in health, education, social support or human resources you may find this qualification particularly useful. The course may also complement other industries such as psychology, criminology, education, social work, health care, children’s care, learning and development, voluntary and community work.

Please note: undertaking this qualification does not make you qualified to practise as a counsellor. However, it can support your progression in a number of roles including: Support Worker (supported living), Healthcare Support Service Worker, Clinical Healthcare Support Worker, Mental Health Support Worker, Information, Advice and Guidance Worker and Health Education/Health Promotion Worker.

Course Details

Entry Requirements
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  • You must have completed an appropriate vocational qualification at Level 2
  • You should have a genuine interest in this subject
What will I learn?
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  • Unit 01 Developing counselling skills

  • Unit 02 Theoretical approaches in the use of counselling skills

  • Unit 03 Working ethically with counselling skills

  • Unit 04 Counselling skills and diversity

  • Unit 05 Counselling skills and personal development

Course Applications

Please choose you preferred study option below (subject to change).

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Dates
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CodeCT3CO21P
LocationPaignton Campus
Dates25/01/2021 - 14/06/2021
DayMonday
Times09:30 - 14:30
Weeks16
Fees
CodeCT3COU1P
LocationPaignton Campus
DatesSeptember 2021
DayMonday
Times09:30 - 14:30
Weeks16
CodeCT3CO21P
LocationPaignton Campus
DatesJanuary 2022
DayMonday
Times09:30 - 14:30
Weeks16

This course costs: £931.00

If you are aged 19 and over at the start of the course, you may have options to help fund your studies with us. The funding you can receive depends on your personal circumstances, and could mean you are entitled to fully subsidised or reduced tuition fees.

This course is fully funded for 16-18 year olds (if applicable to the course).

You may also be entitled to support with travel, childcare and equipment.

To find out exactly what you could receive, contact our Helpzone team on 08000 380 123 for a free, impartial appointment, with no commitment necessary.

 

This course costs: £

If you are aged 19 and over at the start of the course, you may have options to help fund your studies with us. The funding you can receive depends on your personal circumstances, and could mean you are entitled to fully subsidised or reduced tuition fees.

This course is fully funded for 16-18 year olds (if applicable to the course).

You may also be entitled to support with travel, childcare and equipment.

To find out exactly what you could receive, contact our Helpzone team on 08000 380 123 for a free, impartial appointment, with no commitment necessary.

 

This course costs: £

If you are aged 19 and over at the start of the course, you may have options to help fund your studies with us. The funding you can receive depends on your personal circumstances, and could mean you are entitled to fully subsidised or reduced tuition fees.

This course is fully funded for 16-18 year olds (if applicable to the course).

You may also be entitled to support with travel, childcare and equipment.

To find out exactly what you could receive, contact our Helpzone team on 08000 380 123 for a free, impartial appointment, with no commitment necessary.

 

“Colin has spent 25 years working in the motorcycle industry starting his career as an apprentice working right through to owning his own motorcycle dealership and has a broad range of knowledge both from experience in the workshops and a wealth of manufacturer training. He came to South Devon College with a strong desire to share his knowledge and teach the next generation the skills and knowledge needed to start a lifelong career in this sector.”Colin Price

Paignton Campus – Vantage Point

This course is available at our Vantage Point Campus. 

Our inspirational Paignton Campus provides the very best learning environment, featuring state-of-the-art equipment and facilities.

South Devon College,
Long Road,
Paignton,
TQ4 7EJ

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