NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills (600/0728/X)

Enrol on this course if you would like to:
An introduction to the use of counselling skills in everyday life
This course introduces you to the use of counselling skills in everyday life and work and some of the approaches that underpin the use of these skills. It will help you develop counselling skills for work or personal use.
It is an ideal first step towards becoming a qualified counsellor. It can also help you to progress to a role in which counselling skills are used.
It is a useful complementary course to study alongside other programmes – for example in health or social care, child care, learning and development or voluntary work.
  • Our unique, interactive, online courses provides a comprehensive, enjoyable and convenient learning experience
  • You will be able to talk to and message your fellow students through the CCPT online platform
  • You will receive full support from CCPT tutors throughout
  • This course is suitable for beginners
  • It is flexible and specifically created to be enjoyed when and where you want, so it fits conveniently around your work and family commitments
  • Upon successful completion you will receive the NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills (600/0728/X) qualification

How the course works

After enrolling you will receive access to your online course content. You can then begin when you want and progress in your own time. You have up to 2 years to complete the course, with an expected total study time of 160 hours, studied at your own pace.
CCPT’s online course is taught using interactive and multi-media elements and activities to make learning enjoyable throughout.
This includes:
  • Virtual classroom – classes are held using our virtual classroom. You can join your tutor and fellow students to talk with and discuss subjects to enhance your understanding, all without leaving your home.
  • Message/Chat with fellow students – our online messaging gives you the opportunity to discuss topics with your fellow students. You can use it to ask questions, learn from others, get feedback, and share your own experiences.
  • Regular activities – as you progress through your lessons, you will be able to complete learning activities which have been specifically created to enhance your learning and build up your knowledge.
  • Manageable lessons – information is broken down into easily-digestible sections to help you progress smoothly through your course.
  • Comprehensive tutor support – as well as talking to your tutor via phone or Skype, you can also have an online conversation with your tutor.
  • Short videos & audio content – a selection of multi-media content is available throughout the course.
  • E-portfolio – You will have access to your own e-portfolio to conveniently save evidence that demonstrates the skills and understanding you have gained. This will be gathered through questions and answers, reflective activities, one final assignment and audios/videos.
You will receive support from your tutor throughout the course by phone, Skype, online messaging or email.
You can also contact the support team who are here to help you Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.
Upon successful completion you will achieve the NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills (QAN 600/0728/X) qualification.
Completing this course equips you with the basic foundation knowledge and building blocks which are vital if you wish to progress your career in counselling. As with any career path, a firm foundation is necessary to enable you to practice as a therapist.
For helpful course advice, please call Freephone 0800 062 2900 or 01409 220 780,
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