Our online Counselling Studies and Skills course is designed to give you an introduction to counselling. The one year Level 5 diploma is the first step to becoming an accredited counsellor with the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP).
Who is this course suitable for?
This course is an ideal starting point for anyone who is interested in becoming a qualified counsellor or psychotherapist. It will not give you a licence to practice but may help you decide if counselling is a career you’d like to pursue.
Our online counselling course attracts a wide range of people as counselling skills are particularly useful for nurses, teachers, pastors, police officers, community workers, managers or anyone dealing with vulnerable or distressed people.
What will I learn from this course?
The diploma consists of three modules that cover the foundations of counselling:
- Counselling in Context
- Counselling Skills
- Theories of Therapeutic Intervention
See detailed module information