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LEVEL 3 DIPLOMA IN COUNSELLING SKILLS

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THE RAPHA PROJECT

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ü Are you interested in developing counseling skills?

ü Are you interested in training to become a Counselor?

ü Do you want to support people experiencing emotional distress?

The ABC Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Skills is designed for learners who:


- wish to acquire counselling skills for use in other work and who do not intend to become a professional counsellor, e.g. nurses, social workers and teachers. The course provides a valuable introduction to communication skills that are transferable into a range of career and educational opportunities.

-wish to progress into training to become a qualified professional counsellor


The level 3 Diploma in Counselling skills is a good course to help develop your understanding of counselling both theory and practice.

This ABC Level 3 Diploma in Counselling Skills QCF qualification enables you to work towards becoming a reflective practitioner of counseling.

The course philosophy is based on helping each student to build on their existing knowledge and a key part of this is recognising and valuing difference and diversity within the student and teaching body. It also provides knowledge and understanding of the three main core theories and theorists that underpin counseling and addresses the nature of psychological problems and how they may be approached.

We provide an intimate and supportive environment for you to develop and learn.”

The aim is to build a learning environment where students are encouraged to take responsibility for their own learning within a climate that is both supportive and challenging. Prospective learners should be aware that the course involves experiential learning self-awareness exercises, which will be demanding of the self in interaction with others. There are no other specific admission requirements other than an ability to demonstrate personal qualities indicating genuineness, respect and understanding towards others, a willingness to change and develop and to participate actively in learning. Self-assessment and collaborative working are key features of this course.

Course Attendance

Duration: 24 weeks

Monday - 10.00am to 4.00 pm

What are the benefits of doing this course?

you will:

ü Enhance and improve your verbal communication skills, specifically empathy, the ability to listen and respect silence

ü Enhance and improve your written communication skills

ü Gain a basic understanding of what counselling is about and enable you to compare and contrast counselling with other forms of helping activities

ü Build upon your understanding of what counselling training entails, allowing you to make a more informed choice as to your suitability to undertake vocational counselling training as opposed to other types of training

ü Undertake experiential learning processes that will include a high element of personal growth work, developing further self-confidence and self-esteem.

ü Be prepared to progress onto our Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling

Am I required to do a placement?

You will not be required to complete a placement but you will have to opportunity to practice your counseling skills in triad’s and observed role play sessions

How will I be assessed?

There are various assessment methods on this course; You will be required to complete practical observation and written assignments. You will be asked to write a weekly journal recording your personal development. In addition to this journal you will write assignments, participate in discussions, assessed role play activities and reflective reports.

Assessment will be continual assessment ensures that your personal tutor can consistently monitor your progress and provide you with assistance throughout the duration of the course.

You will be required to submit all of these activities as part of a portfolio of evidence of learning covering the following:

Course Content

Unit One: Developing counselling skills

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Understand how to establish a relationship using counselling skills
  • Be able to establish a relationship using counselling skills
  • Understand how to develop a relationship using counselling skills
  • Be able to develop a relationship using counselling skills
  • Understand how to conclude an interaction using counselling skills
  • Be able to conclude an interaction using counselling skills
  • Understand development of own counselling skills

Unit Two: Theoretical approaches in the use of counselling skills

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Understand core concepts of the main theoretical approaches to counselling
  • Understand what is meant by the integrative model
  • Understand the importance of counselling theory
  • Be able to apply core theories in the use of counselling skills
  • Be able to self-reflect using theoretical approaches

Unit Three: Working ethically with counselling skills

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Understand what is meant by an ethical framework
  • Know how an ethical framework relates to the use of counselling skills
  • Understand the importance of the setting in which counselling skills are used
  • Understand the concepts of ethical referral

Unit Four: Counselling skills and diversity

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Understand the meaning of discrimination
  • Understand issues of diversity
  • Understand power issues within the counselling process

Unit Five: Counselling skills and personal development

On completion of this unit you will:

  • Know own development needs
  • Understand process of personal development
  • Understand impact of personal development on others
  • Be able to plan self-development

What courses can I progress onto on completion of the Diploma in Counselling Skills QCF Level 3 course?

ü Level 4 Therapeutic Counselling

ü Level 3 Certificates in Advice and Guidance or Mentoring

ü Foundation/degrees in counselling

Tutor Support

With this course you will have access to your own personal tutor who, It is your personal tutor's role to ensure that you receive constructive feedback and to deal with any queries you may have. This ensures that you will never feel neglected and that you will always succeed!

What's included

    • All study materials – including e-resources
    • Study Guide
    • Full Tutor and Admin support
    • The course fee includes the awarding body registration and certification fee



Fees: £1,800.00

Fees paid in full before the start of the course: 15% discount = £1,530.00
Instalment facility available: - Deposit of £250.00 required to reserve your place. Fees for those paying


WHAT OUR STUDENTS HAVE TO SAY......!

“I completed a Level 3 counselling course with The Rapha Project and I thoroughly enjoyed it. The course was very informative and I learned about myself and how I developed into who I am today. The staff are warm, accommodating and engaging. They make learning interactive and enjoyable.” R. Worrell.


“I have completed the counselling course and since doing it my confidence has grown. I am going on to do level 4. I will recommend this course as they are thorough and the tutors are very supportive and very nice.” Sy Dougals


"I have loved this counselling skills course. It has been a slow revelation into understanding myself more and gaining insights into how to effectively help others" G. Copeland


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