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Level 3 Certificate in Counselling

Course Title:

Level 3 Certificate in Counselling

Course Number:

LXKV A40451

Venue:

Village Learning Centre

Learning Area:

Health, Care

Level:

Level 3

Tutor(s):

Marvet Simpson

Start Date:

21 September 2017

End Date:

14 June 2018

Session Time(s):

Thursday between 18:00 and 21:00

Total Sessions:

30

Total Hours:

90

Class Size:

Between 8 and 12 learners.

:

NOTE: This course has already finished.

Course Information

What will I be learning?

A variety of relevant skills used in helping work.

• Theories of counselling

• Use of skills and theory in practice

• Working as a Counsellor, including assessing and contracting

• Giving and receiving feedback

Does the course lead to a qualification?

Yes

• CPCAB L3 Certificate in counselling studies

What does the course involve?

Written and practical work

• Written assignment

• Learning reviews/journals

• Self review

• Feedback

• Internal assessment- observation of practice

• External assessment-written

Who is the course for?

People interested in using counselling skills in a Helping role, and those who wish to train as counsellors in the long term

• Anyone over the age of 19

• Those who have already completed L2 in Counselling Skills

• Those interested in becoming a counsellor.

What do I need to bring?

Writing material

• Folder

• Pen

• A4 writing pad

• Dividers

Are there any additional costs?

£161 exam fee

Does this course qualify for an Advanced Learner Loan?

Yes

You can apply for an advanced learner loan through the Student Loans Company – for full information about how to apply go to: www.gov.uk/advanced-learner-loan/overview

How will I know how I am progressing during the course?

Feedback will be given, both verbally and by the evaluation of completed tasks & projects. You will receive verbal feedback on the results of your practical exercises.

Towards the end of each session you will use a DerbyLearn forum to record what you have done in class and comment on how you think you got on. Before the next session your tutor will reply with their feedback. This is a very good method of recording your own progress, reflecting on the session and a great way to receive motivation from your tutor.

Can I have help in the class?

Learner Support

If you need support to learn, for example, a communicator, large print, personal care, specific equipment, or extra time, let us know. We will work with you to identify what you need and how we can best support you.

Learner Support Fund

If you are struggling to pay your exam fees or have a disability and need help to pay for transport to the course, we may be able to help you. Ask the centre staff or your tutor for more information and an application form. We have a small fund available to help learners who are experiencing genuine hardship. You are advised to apply as soon as you can.

How is this course supported by DerbyLearn?

DerbyLearn is a learning platform that supports and complements most classes. To find out more, please go to www.derbylearn.net and sign up, it's free and well worth a look!

On completion of this course, you could progress to:

Level 4 Diploma in Counselling

Health and Wellbeing

The slogan you see on our brochures and leaflets is:

meet enjoy learn achieve

This is because we believe that taking part in adult and community learning can open the door to new friendships, give you something enjoyable and worthwhile to do with your time, enable you to learn something new and give you a sense of achievement. That's got to make you feel good!

Volunteering opportunities

We have a number of rewarding volunteering opportunities both within DALS and with other organisations. These can offer you a number of benefits, including the ability to enhance your employment prospects, and the ability to learn whilst supporting others. If you are interested in finding out more about volunteering opportunities, please contact Pat Ward on 01332 642308 or email pat.ward@derbyals.org You can also find information on volunteering opportunities on our noticeboards and website.

 
 

Venue Information

Village Learning Centre

Address:

Browning Street, Derby, DE23 8DN

Parking:

Ample Car Parking
Ample Cycle Parking

Security:

CCTV

Disability Support:

Disabled Access to Ground Floor only
Disabled Toilets
Disabled Parking available
Loop System

Refreshments:

Limited Facilities
Drinks Machine

Crèche:

Crèche Unavailable

Directions:

From the city centre, take A5250 road (Burton Rd),go along to the main crossroads with A5111 (Ring Road), turn left on A5111 Warwick Ave, take 2nd exit (straight over) at roundabout, continue and then take 1st right onto Village St and then we are on the left hand side next to Village Primary School. 01332 711371

Bus Routes:

Arriva No. 7 from the bus station and Arriva No. 5 and 5A from Babington Lane

Enrolment Information

In Person

If you would like more information about this course or wish to enrol, please contact via:

Enrolment Centre:

Village Learning Centre

Opening Times:

We are open: * Monday - Friday 9am to 4pm * Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 6pm to 9pm (Term time only)

Address:

Browning Street, Derby, DE23 8DN   Find Us

Telephone No:

01332 711371

Email:

enquiries@derbyals.org

By Email

Send your enrolment enquiry to enquiries@derbyals.org.

By Phone

To pay by credit/debit card or for more information about this course, please contact us on 01332 717900.

Fees

Category A Fee:

£811.00

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Note: Please bring evidence of eligibility for fee reduction to the first class.


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