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. We are excited to announce our brand new Level 3 Life Coaching Course for the 2019/2020 academic year.

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. 

Upcoming course dates

Our 10 week Introduction sessions will be available across the county from June 2019.

Want to enrol?

Course Dates Coming Soon!

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 application pack here before following the application process. You will need to apply for a place on an Admission Session in order to enrol on the course.

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

Course Date – Dorchester ALC, 17/09/2019 – 23/06/2020, 18:00 – 21:00pm

Course Date – Weymouth ALC, 16/09/2019 – 29/06/2020, 13:30 – 16:30pm

Course Date – BIBC (Bournemouth), 19/09/2019 – 25/06/2020, 13:30 – 16:30pm

Course Date – Oakdale, 18/09/2019 – 24/06/2020, 09:30 – 12:30pm

Course Date – Christchurch Library, 20/09/2019 – 26/06/2020 – 10:00 – 13:00pm

Course Date – Oakdale, 02/12/2019 – 13/07/2020, 09:00 – 13:30pm

Upcoming Admission Sessions

Level 2 Admission Session – BIBC (Bournemouth), 04/07/2019, 13:30 – 16:30pm

Level 2 Admission Session – Weymouth Library, 08/07/2019, 13:30 – 16:30pm

Level 2 Admission Session – Dorchester LLC, 09/07/2019, 18:00 – 21:00pm

Level 2 Admission Session – Oakdale ALC, 09/07/2019, 09:30 – 12:30pm

Level 2 Admission Session – Christchurch Library, 12/07/2019, 10:00 – 13:00pm

Level 2 Admission Session – Oakdale ALC, 19/11/2019, 13:00 – 16:00pm

Further details

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

Want to enrol?

To enrol on our Counselling Level 2 courses you will need to apply for an Admission Session by:

Step 1: Thoroughly read the relevant information pack(s)
Step 2: Check that you meet the course entry requirements

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 then need to read the application pack here before following the application process below. You will need to apply for a place on an Admission Session before enrolling on your chosen course.

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

Course Date – Dorchester ALC, 17/09/2019 – 23/06/2020, 09:45 – 12:45pm

Course Date – Weymouth Library, 16/09/2019 – 29/06/2020, 09:30 – 12:30pm

Course Date – BIBC (Bournemouth), 19/09/2019 – 25/06/2020, 18:00 – 21:00pm 

Course Date – Oakdale, 19/09/2019 – 25/06/2020, 09:30 – 12:30pm

Upcoming Admission Sessions

Level 3 Admission Session –Dorchester ALC, for Weymouth Level 3 courses also, 09/07/2019, 10:00 – 13:00pm

Level 3 Admission Session –BIBC (Bournemouth), 04/07/2019, 18:00 – 21:00pm

Level 3 Admission Session – Oakdale, 04/07/2019, 09:00 – 12:00pm

Further details

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

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 then need to read the application pack here before following the application process below. You will need to apply for a place on an Admission Session before enrolling on your chosen course.

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

Course Date – Oakdale, 13/09/2019 – 06/2020, 10:00 – 17:00pm 

Upcoming Admission Sessions

Level 4 Admission Session – Oakdale, 05/07/2019, 09:30 – 12:30pm

Want to enrol?

To enrol on our Counselling Level 3 and Level 4 courses you will need to apply for an Admission Session by:

Step 1: Thoroughly read the relevant information pack(s)
Step 2: Check that you meet the course entry requirements

Counselling Intro Courses

Life Coaching 

The Level 3 Certificate in Life Coaching Studies is for candidates who want to take the first step in training to be an independent life coach or want to use life coaching skills and techniques in a variety of settings and roles.

Upcoming Course Dates

Level 3 Course Date – BIBC (Bournemouth), 19/09/2019 – 25/06-2020, 13:00 – 16:00pm

Upcoming Admission Sessions

Life Coaching Level 3 Admission Session – BIBC (Bournemouth), 04/07/2019, 13:00 – 16:00pm

Further details

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

Want to enrol?

To enrol on our Level 3 Life Coaching course you will need to apply for an Admission Session by:

Step 1: Thoroughly read the relevant information pack(s)
Step 2: Check that you meet the course entry requirements