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This qualification will typically take 8-10 weeks to complete.

To achieve this qualification the learner will be required to complete 4 mandatory units

The purpose of this qualification is for anyone who wishes to develop their counselling knowledge and skills in a work or personal capacity.

It aims to introduce learners to the use of counselling skills including approaches that underpin the use of these skills, as well as being aware of diversity, ethics and identifying the importance self-development approaches.

This qualification is suitable for those who wish to progress towards further qualifications. It can also complement other programmes or work roles across sectors including, childcare, education or health and social care as well as supporting voluntary and community work.

Evidence produced for the qualification will be internally assessed by your assigned course tutor.

This course can be delivered using a blended learning approach. This will give you flexibility to direct your own online learning. You will be assigned a tutor to provide support and guidance including face to face if desired. As well as having access to resources and collaboration tools to assist your learning.