You must be at least 19 and able to supply evidence of successful counselling training to Level 3, with a minimum of 114 hours’ tuition. You will also need a genuine interest in working with people.
On application, you will need to attend a selection event and undertake a literacy test. You will need to gain a minimum of 100 hours of formally-contracted counselling (one-to-one) with at least five different clients in an agency setting and attend a residential weekend.
Please note that if achieved your Level 3 Counselling qualification by Distance Learning, we are unable to offer you a place on this Level 4 course.
You will need to supply your own stationery and purchase several books. You will also need to self-fund a minimum of 40 hour personal therapy throughout the course.
This diploma will give you the qualification and practical experience you need to pursue a successful career as a counsellor.
This course is eligible for the 19+ Advanced Learner Loan. If you are 19 years old or over and meet the eligibility criteria, you will be able to apply for a loan for the tuition fee. You will find more information on the following website: https://www.gov.uk/advanced-learner-loan.
If you have a question about this or any other adult and professional course, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01793 611470