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Counselling CPCAB Level 2 Certificate

counselling Part-time adults


Counselling CPCAB Level 2 Certificate

This qualification is designed to give learners the underpinning knowledge, skills and competencies to use counselling skills ethically and safely in a variety of contexts and roles.

This qualification is for:

  • Those starting the first level of training as a professional counsellor
  • Those who want to learn counselling skills in other professional or helping roles
  • Those who want to improve their professional and personal relationships as part of personal development

This qualification could lead to employment or increase employability for those whose role is to support others in e.g. health and social care work, teaching and learning, advocacy and mediation, support and project work, other helping roles.

It provides additional skills for those already in employment likely to lead to increased opportunities for promotion and advancement.

Available Courses
Corby Manor House
Starts: 04/01/2022
Type: Part Time
Day(s): Tuesday
Time(s): 10:00am - 2:00pm
Length: 23 weeks
Fees: £362.00
Apply online
Tresham College Kettering Campus
Starts: 05/01/2022
Type: Part Time
Day(s): Wednesday
Time(s): 10:00am - 2:00pm
Length: 23 weeks
Fees: £362.00
Apply online

Whilst every effort is made to ensure the information on the Website is correct, some details may be subject to change. The Bedford College Group reserves the right to make amendments to the courses, dates, fees or other details, and to make cancellations or changes if numbers are insufficient. In the unfortunate situation that we have to cancel a course we will refund your fees in full, but we regret we are not able to offer any refund if you withdraw from your course or fail to start, and you will be liable to pay any outstanding fees that may be due.

Course Information

Entry requirements

No previous training or experience is required

Course content

You will study:

  • Use counselling skills ethically and safely
  • Establish and sustain the boundaries of
    the helping role
  • Working empathically as a helper
  • Using a range of counselling skills to
    facilitate the helping interaction
  • Using feedback and reflection to enhance
    counselling skills

Additional Learning Support

If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, are deaf or hearing impaired, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.

Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome Support

We are committed to developing the provision for students on the autistic spectrum, including Asperger’s Syndrome.


We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 for more information.

Additional formats

Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 to order your copy.