Weekend Courses

Starting in January 2016

We have already started taking bookings on our weekend courses 

Level 2 begins 9th Jan 2016

Level 3 begins 14th May 2016

Level 4 begins 28th Jan 2017

Our weekend courses take place one weekend out of each month at our beautiful centre, where  luxurious accommodation is available in the grounds if required. 

These courses are ideal for professionals who work during the week and are looking to expand into the field of counselling.

Taking bookings now for these very popular courses!

Looking for a great place to train as a counsellor?   

Then you have found it: Heartwood provides fully accredited counselling training for students who want to enter the profession.  Our Diploma is suitable for BACP membership.  We have a team of experienced and highly qualified staff who offer a safe and supportive learning environment.  We have been training counsellors for over a decade and thousands of students have studied with us!

You are in good hands!

Our post-qualification courses expand the knowledge and skills of qualified therapists. 

With a range of courses right through from the very beginning to Specialist Diplomas, we have a qualification for your next step to becoming a professional therapist.

We believe in offering our students the highest quality of teaching with constant support and guidance to support you on each step of the journey.

Heartwood Courses

Please click on each course for more details

We are proud of the training we provide.  Please take some time to explore our website to see what we offer.  You can register an interest in training with our online form.   Our staff are also happy to meet with you to discuss your next step and show you around our beautiful centre.

Office Hours:

Please feel free to call us on 01803 865464

Office hours* 10am - 3pm  Wednesday and Friday

*Out of term time, hours vary, but leave a message and we will return your call!

Our latest CPD programme has been published - open to all qualified and trainee counsellors - take a look!


Our next entry level course will start in January 2016 and will be a weekend course, places are already going so book early to avoid disappointment.