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Helping Skills

Understand and apply the concept of self awareness, develop interaction with others, develop the ability to explore and gain insight into issues and concerns, bring work to a satisfactory closure & evaluate own practice using helping skills.

This course is classroom based, each session is three hours a week and it runs for thirteen weeks. Additional tutorial time is also available. You will also need to allow time for reading & writing at home.

The Units: Unit 01 Develop self-awareness for the helping relationship. Unit 02: develop listening & communication skills for helping relationships. Unit 03: managing the helping relationship.

Entry requirements: There are no specific recommended prior learning requirements. Access to this qualification is open to all candidates however a good standard of written English is essential. A basic level of numeracy and the ability to use a computer is also desirable. Tutor Interview either in person or by telephone.

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Code Location Dates Day Times Weeks 19-23 Fee 19+ Fee  
AW2CCS1EBV VP University 03/OCT/17 - 23/JAN/18 TUE 17:30 - 20:30 13 £297.00
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AW2CS21EBV VP University 31/JAN/18 - 23/MAY/18 WED 17:30 - 20:30 13 £297.00
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AW2CS31EBV VP University 06/MAR/18 - 19/JUN/18 TUE 17:30 - 20:30 13 £297.00
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FC Courses marked are full cost with no reductions available.
T2 Courses marked may entitle you to free tuition fees if you are enrolling on your first full Level 2 qualification and are 19 to 23 years olds.
T3 Courses marked may entitle you to free tuition fees if you are enrolling on your first full Level 3 qualification and are 19 to 23 years olds.
19+ Courses marked may entitle you to an Advanced Learning Loan to help fund your studies, available for learners aged 19 or over.

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