Planit


Counselling

Ayrshire College

Venues

Ayr Campus

Content

This course focuses on the three main areas required to effectively counsel people in different circumstances - counselling theories, practical counselling skills and personal development.

You’ll also hear from a wide range of professional practitioners from local counselling and support services, such as Break the Silence, NHS, Seascape, local Addiction Agencies and Relationships Scotland, as well as speakers from private practice.

Entry Requirements

2 relevant Highers including English and preferably National 5 Maths, or a relevant NC at SCQF Level 6 such as NC Health and Social Care (Higher), or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Entry is subject to an interview. Reference.

You will require a satisfactory criminal record check from Disclosure Scotland to show that you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details on the type you would need.

Progression Routes

Degree, postgraduate certificate or postgraduate diploma programme, or employment.

Start Date

August

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Health and Social Care

SCQF Level

7