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Addiction Counselling (PDA)

New College Lanarkshire

Venues

Coatbridge Campus

Content

This course is suitable for applicants currently working or who have experience within addiction services, wishing to progress from HNC level with an interest in developing skills in addiction counselling and who can demonstrate the ability to work at SCQF Level 8.

Applicants may include; care workers, project workers, counsellors who require continuing professional development within a specialism and nurses and social workers wishing to underpin their experience with appropriate qualifications.

Entry Requirements

Evidence of successful study at level 8. Experience of working within addiction services is advantageous.

Progression Routes

It is likely that the Professional Development Award will be used as a means for successful candidates to evidence their experience of working with individuals and groups with addictive behaviours.

Start Date

February

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Blended learning
Part time (evening)

Course Length

1 year

Department

Health Care and Social Services

SCQF Level

8