First Certificate in Counselling Skills (ABC Level 3) 

This course is a good place to start your training, one day a week for 22 sessions. You will learn about the core conditions for creating a helping interaction and do lots of personal development. You will develop a range of skills and techniques which you can use to help people in distress. It is a useful standalone CPD training to people who already work, (or are thinking about working) in a caring profession.

Entry Information:

  • No previous training is required
  • This course costs £670.00.  This includes VAT @ 20% and ABC registration fee
  • Starts September 2015 - February 2016
  • Progression to the First Diploma in February 2016 will qualify you to apply for the Level 4 course starting in Sept 2016.
  • This course will run one day a week from 9.30am - 5pm
  • Payment options of £150 deposit plus 5 monthly instalments of £110
  • Courses at our Dartington Centre
  • More information on ABC Awards website
  • For more info please click here

We are currently taking enrolments for this course;  places are limited so please us the contact form for further information and an enrolment form.

 Level 3 students celebrating their certificates in the garden, April 2013

First Certificate at a glance...... 

  • Cost: £670.00
  • Frequency: One day per week
  • Duration: 22 Sessions
  • Entry Requirements: No previous experience or qualifications required
  • Next Start: 8th September 2015
  • Enrolment:  Application form and £150 deposit
  • Early bird:  Discounted fee of £650 if full fees received by 31st July 2015
  • Assessment: Internal and external
  • Credit Value: 22
  • Level 3








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