Counselling Academy

Our tutors are not only highly qualified tutors but are in fact practising counsellors. Dual qualified tutors make our programme one of a kind and gives our learners a high quality learning experience.

Counselling Intro Courses

Counselling Introduction 

This is a good starting point if you want to develop skills for job roles helping adults and for those taking their first steps in developing counselling skills. You must read the course information sheet here before enrolling. You can directly enrol on this course by visiting our booking page here.

Upcoming course dates

Intro in Blandford (Autumn term) Wednesday, 26/09/18 – 05/12/18, 13:30pm – 16:30pm

Intro in Bridport, Children’s Centre (Spring term) Monday, 25/02/19 – 08/07/19, 14:00pm – 17:00pm

Intro in Dorchester (Spring term) Friday, 01/03/19 – 05/07/19, 10:00am – 13:00pm

Intro in BIBC (Autumn term) Wednesday, 26/09/18 – 05/12/18, 13:30pm – 16:30pm

Intro in Oakdale (Autumn term) Tuesday, 25/9/18 – 04/12/18, 18:00pm – 21:00pm

Intro in Oakdale (Spring term) Tuesday, 26/02/19 – 14/05/19, 18:00pm – 21:00pm

Intro in BIBC (Spring term) Wednesday, 27/02/19 – 15/05/19, 13:00pm – 16:00pm

Intro in Christchurch (Spring term) Tuesday, 26/02/19 – 14/05/18, 10:30am – 13:30pm

Want to enrol?

To book your place on our Counselling Introduction course click on the link below

Counselling Level 2

Counselling Skills – CPCAB Level 2 Certificate 

The Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills forms the foundation of professional counselling practice as well as providing the essential listening and communication skills used by helping professionals in a variety of roles within health and social care. This is your first step on your journey to becoming a counsellor. 

You will need to read the relevant course information sheet here. You will then need to read the application pack here before following the application process below. 

You may be eligible for funding for your chosen course or you may want to apply for an instalment plan. If so, please check our finance page for further information, see here.

Upcoming course dates

Level 2 Dorchester – Tuesday 11/09/18 – 18/06/19, 10:00am – 13:00pm

Level 2 Weymouth – Monday 10/09/18 – 01/07/19, 9:30am – 12.30pm

Level 2 BIBC – Thursday 13/09/18 – 20/06/19, 13:30pm – 16:30pm

Level 2 BIBC – Thursday 13/09/18 – 20/06/19, 18:00pm – 21:00pm

Level 2 Oakdale – Tuesday 18/09/18 – 18/06/19, 9:30am – 12:30pm

Further details

Information Pack – Here – You must read the course information pack thoroughly before applying.

Want to enrol?

To enrol on this course you will first need to thoroughly read the relevant information pack(s). To apply for a place on your chosen course, please complete the following steps:

Step 1: Complete an online English Assessment – This needs to happen before submitting your course application. You will need to request a login, and should receive this along with instructions within two working days.

Step 2: Complete your online application below.

Counselling Level 3

Counselling Studies– CPCAB Level 3 Certificate 

The Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Studies introduces you to the three main theoretical approaches to counselling and shows you what you can expect from working with counselling agencies. 

You will need to read the relevant course information sheet here. You will then need to read the application pack here before following the application process below. 

You may be eligible for funding for your chosen course or you may want to apply for an instalment plan. If so, please check our finance page for further information, see here.

Current enrolment dates

  • Blandford: Tuesday, 03/07/18, 9:30am – 12:30pm
  • Dorchester: Tuesday, 03/07/18, 18:00pm – 21:00pm
  • Oakdale: Thursday, 26/07/18, 9:30am – 12:30pm
  • Blandford: Tuesday, 04/09/18, 9:30am – 12:30pm
  • Dorchester: Tuesday, 04/09/18, 18:00pm – 21:00pm
  • Oakdale: Friday, 07/09/18, 9:30am – 12:30pm

Upcoming course dates

  • Level 3 Dorchester Tuesday – 11/09/18 – 18/06/19, 18:00pm – 21:00pm
  • Level 3 Blandford Wednesday – 12/09/18 – 19/06/19, 9:30am – 12:30pm
  • Level 3 Oakdale Thursday – 13/09/18 – 20/06/19, 9:30am – 12:30pm
Counselling Level 4

Therapeutic Counselling Level 4

This qualification gives learners the knowledge, skills and competencies to work as a therapeutic counsellor in an agency context. 

You will need to read the relevant course information sheet here. You will then need to read the application pack here before following the application process below. 

You may be eligible for funding for your chosen course or you may want to apply for an instalment plan. If so, please check our finance page for further information see, here.

 

Current enrolment dates

 

  • Oakdale: Friday, 26/07/18, 13:30pm – 16:30pm 
  • Oakdale: Friday, 07/09/18, 13:30pm – 16:30pm 

Upcoming course dates

Level 4 Oakdale: Saturday, 15/09/18 – March 2020

Further details

Information Pack – Here – You must read the course information pack thoroughly before applying.

Want to enrol?

To enrol on these courses you will first need to thoroughly read the relevant information pack(s). To apply for a place on your chosen course, please complete the following steps:

Step 1: Complete an online English Assessment – This needs to happen before submitting your course application. You will need to request a login, and should receive this along with instructions within two working days.

Step 2: Complete your online application below.

Contact us

For enrolment or queries: 01202 262300 | 01305 819059

email: infopal@poole.gov.uk

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