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 can directly enrol on this course by visiting our booking page here.

You must read the course information sheet here before enrolling. 

Current Course Dates:

Intro in Dorchester – Friday 02/03/2018 9:30-12:30 (click here to enrol)

Upcoming Course Dates:

*Please note that these courses are not available for enrolment yet.

Intro in Blandford– Wednesday 26/09/18 – 23/01/19, 13.30 – 16.30

Intro in Bridport Children’s Centre – Monday 25/2/19 – 8/7/19, 14:00 – 17:00

Intro in Dorchester – Friday 1/3/19 – 5/7/19, 10:00 – 13.00

Intro in BIBC – 26/09/18 – 23/01/19, 18.00 – 21.00

Intro in Oakdale – Tuesday, 25/9/18 – 22/1/19, 18.00 – 21.00

Intro in Oakdale – Tuesday,  26/02/19 – 25/6/19, 18.00 – 21.00.

Intro in BIBC – Wednesday, 27/2/19 – 26/6/19, 13.00 – 16.00

Intro in Christchurch – Tuesday, 26/2/19 – 25/6/18, 10.30 – 13.30.

 

Counselling Level 3

Counselling Studies– CPCAB Level 3 Certificate 

 

*Please note in order to enrol on this course you must attend an enrolment session. Please follow the application process below. Once submitted, your application will be reviewed and you will be then invited to attend one of the enrolment sessions listed below.

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 must read the course information sheet here before applying.

Upcoming Level 3 Enrolment Sessions:

  • Blandford: 09:30 – 12:30 3/7/18
  • Dorchester: 18:00 – 21:00 3/7/18
  • Blandford: 09:30 – 12:30 4/9/18
  • Dorchester: 18:00 – 21:00 4/9/18
  • Oakdale: 9:30 – 12:30 26/7/18
  • Oakdale: 09:30 – 12:30 4/9/18

Upcoming Course Dates:

Level 3 Dorchester Tuesday – 11/9/18 – 18/06/19, 18.00 – 21.00

Level 3 Blandford Wednesday – 12/09/18 – 19/06/19, 9.30am – 12.30pm

Level 3 Oakdale Thursday – 13/9/18 – 20/06/19, 9.30am – 12.30pm

Counselling Level 2

Counselling Skills – CPCAB Level 2 Certificate 

*Please note that these courses are currently not open for enrolment. Application details will be released when the course is open.

You must read the course information sheet here before applying.

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. 

Upcoming Course Dates:

Level 2 Dorchester – Tuesday 11/9/18 – 18/06/19, 10am – 13.00

Level 2 Weymouth – Mondays 10/09/18 – 1/7/19, 9.30am – 12.30pm

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

Level 2 BIBC – Thursday 13/09/18 – 20/06/19, 18.00 – 21.00

Level 2 Oakdale – Tuesday 18/9/18 – 18/06/19, 9.30 – 12.30pm

Further details:

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

Financial Information PackHere – Please complete the application form electronically, save it to your PC or tablet and then send to us as an email attachment to; infopal@poole.gov.uk

 

Counselling Level 4

Therapautic Counselling Level 4

 

*Please note in order to enrol on this course you must attend an enrolment session. Please follow the application process below. Once submitted, your application will be reviewed and you will be then invited to attend one of the enrolment sessions listed below.

This qualification gives learners the knowledge, skills and competencies to work as a therapeutic counsellor in an agency context. You must read the course information sheet here before applying.

Current Level 4 Enrolment Sessions:

  • Oakdale, 13:30 – 16:30 26/7/18
  • Oakdale, 13:30 – 16:30 4/9/18

Upcoming Course Dates:

Level 4 Oakdale: Saturday, 15/9/18 – March 2020

Further details:

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

Financial Information PackHere – Please complete the application form electronically, save it to your PC or tablet and then send to us as an email attachment to; infopal@poole.gov.uk

 

Application process-

If you would like to enrol on this course you will need to thoroughly read the relevant information packs. If, after considering all of the information provided, you would like to apply for a place on your chosen course, please complete the following steps:

Step 1: You will need to complete an online English Assessment (BKSB) before submitting your course application. A BKSB is only required if not completed before. You will be sent login & instruction details within two working days. To request a login please click Here

Step 2: Now complete your online application – Here 

 

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