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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.

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