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L4 Therapeutic Counselling

Part-time L4 Therapeutic Counselling Level 4 | Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling (RQF)

Our Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling will benefit learners who want to train to become a counsellor working in a counselling agency. Successful completion of this course will enable you to provide a therapeutic counselling service within the context of an agency's service framework. The D...

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When Times Where Level Day Fee UCAS Code Institution Code How to enrol?
17th September 2019 - 14th June 20229:30am - 5:00pmFilton Campus4Tuesday£4760Enrolment Form
20th September 2019 - 17th June 20229:30am - 5:00pmStroud Campus4Friday£4760Enrolment Form

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16-18

Between the ages of 16-18 you do not need to pay tuition or exam fees for your course.

19-23

If you are between the ages of 19 and 23 and have not achieved a full Level 2 or Level 3 qualification before, then you may be entitled to a Legal Entitlement to cover the cost of your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (English or Maths Course etc.)

If you are 19 or over and taking an English or Maths course up to an including Level 2, and have not previously achieved a GCSE Grade A* to C or grade 4 or higher, then you may be entitled to a Legal Entitlement to cover the cost of your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (Level 2 Course or Below etc.)

If you are aged 19 or over and studying a level 2 course or below, you may be entitled to a Low Income/Benefit Waiver. If awarded, this Waiver will cover your tuition, exam and material fees.

19+ (Level 3 Course or Above etc.)

If you are aged 19 or over and studying on a level 3 course or above, and the Level 3 Legal Entitlement does not apply, you will need to pay the full cost of the course. You may however be eligible to apply for an Advanced Learner Loan to help with the tuition fees.

Please make arrangements to pay your course fee costs at the time of enrolment. Payment is due prior to the start of your course. The option to pay via an instalment plan is available if required. Please contact the College directly for the most up to date course fees – these may be subject to change.

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Summary

Our Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling will benefit learners who want to train to become a counsellor working in a counselling agency. Successful completion of this course will enable you to provide a therapeutic counselling service within the context of an agency's service framework. The Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling provides: • Coherent vocational and professional counselling training • Competence-based training which highlights the development of skilled practice via experiential learning • Specific training for the role of counsellor in an agency • The opportunity to learn a wide range of counselling theories and approaches • A pathway onto the Open University foundation degree in Counselling Are there any extra costs? There may be supervision, own counselling and travel to placement costs. The qualification you will gain is a CPCAB Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling.

What do I need to join?

You must have obtained both a Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills and a Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Studies, or their equivalent.

How will I know how I am doing?

This is a highly interactive course full of discussion, skills practice, taught sessions with activities and group space. The course is divided into the following 7 units: • Working ethically, safely and professionally as a counsellor • Working within a counselling relationship • Working with client diversity in counselling work • Working with a user-centred approach to counselling • Working with self-awareness in the counselling profession • Working within a coherent framework of counselling theory and skills • Working self-reflectively as a counsellor You will have weekly verbal and/or written feedback from tutors and peers.

What can I do next?

Successful completion of this course means that the candidates will be able to provide a therapeutic counselling service, initially within the context of an agency's service framework, but later (with experience and support from the supervisor, or by completing PC-L5 or its equivalent) they may progress into independent practice.

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Course information last updated: Tuesday 12th November 2019 @ 10.50am (5 days ago)

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