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First Steps to Counselling and Mental Health

Ayrshire College

Venues

Ayr Campus

Content

This course will open doors many doors for you. You’ll gain fascinating insights into human behaviour and social influences. The practical and transferable skills you’ll develop will prepare you for meaningful careers that positively impact individuals and communities.

Content includes:

counselling skills; counselling theory for practice; human development and behaviour; social influences on individual life experiences; mental health; and, stress management.

Entry Requirements

5 relevant subjects at National 5 including English and preferably Maths, or Health and Social Care (Level 5); or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. Entry subject to interview and satisfactory reference.

Progression Routes

HNC Level counselling or social care courses.

Start Date

August

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Health and Social Care

SCQF Level

6