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Introduction to Counselling (Ilkeston campus)

This course will provide an introduction to counselling.

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Course Summary

Subject Area: Health
Adult and Community
Location: Ilkeston
Full Time or Part Time: PT
Level: Entry
Number Of Years: 1
Interview Required?: N
Weeks: 5
Hours: 3.00
Start: Flexible
Tuition: £112

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Course Information for Students

This course is a valuable choice for anyone who wishes to progress to further study in counselling.

There are no specific entry requirements.

You will study: 

  • Using counselling skills
  • Introduction to counselling skills theories
  • Diversity and ethics in the use of counselling skills
  • Counselling skills and personal development

The course is delivered on-site.


You will be assessed through a variety of group and individual activities. 

Further Study

You could consider the Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills.


What you learn on this course will be useful in roles in health and social care, caring for children, community and voluntary work.

For more information, contact Derby College Group on 0800 0280289 or

Course Information for Employers

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Career Information

This course could lead to one of these careers...

Other Welfare Professionals


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Course Information Last Updated On: November 8, 2022 4:17 pm