You will learn useful skills like how to actively listen, including how to put in place the conditions necessary to help others. You will also be introduced to many of the ideas behind the counselling process and a little about different types of counselling. You may also learn a lot about yourself and reflect on your relationships with others. This course leads to a Level 1 OCN in basic counselling skills.
What do I need to join?
Entry requirement for the course is to be aged 19 years and over. No previous experience is required.
How will I know how I am doing?
Led by a tutor, but with lots of work in pairs or threes, trying things out in a supportive group atmosphere.
What can I do next?
You can apply for the Level 2 Counselling Skills course.Apply for this course
Course information last updated: Monday 24th February 2020 @ 8.30am (8 hours ago)