Course Description

Course Description
3 hours per week for 4 weeks

This course is intended for candidates who are interested in progressing to a level 3 in counselling studies or life coaching having completed an online level 2 counselling skills course. It will be an opportunity to practice and gain the skills required.
Prosp Description
. Practice the structure pace and boundary setting of a listening session
• Practice active listening and communicating empathic understanding
• Become aware of and reflect on the difference between identifying, and empathising with a persons situation and the impact of sameness and difference.
• Reflect on the meaning of agenda and the impact of the listeners agenda.
• Experience giving and receiving feedback on skills used

Counselling & Coaching courses include elements of self-awareness, personal growth and development, this will involve self-reflection and sharing of possibly uncomfortable situations undertaken within the confines of the classroom with boundaries and rules set by learners. You will also be expected to give feedback to peers. Due to the nature of the course all students are required to sign a confidentiality agreement at induction.
Prosp Learn
Learners will be expected to attend all sessions and be prepared to complete 3 written pieces of reflective work – these need to be completed on a computer and emailed to the tutor before the next session.
As these sessions will be over zoom we ask the following: you have a good internet connection; If there are other people in your living space you connect earphones to your computer or other device to ensure confidentiality; you are in as comfortable and private space as possible; any device with Alexa, Echo or similar is switched off prior to session start.
Zoom invites will be sent out just prior to each session.
Prosp Anything Else
If you wish to explore your learning, work or career options, you can speak to a fully trained careers advisor on 0800 100 900. https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk

If you need further advice, or to book an interview please telephone 01634 338400.
Prosp After
3.00 hrs per session
4 session(s)