Herne Bay Counsellor Training

Level 2 Award in Counselling Concepts

If you are thinking of becoming a professional counsellor, this course is the first step and will help you decide whether you wish to undertake the subsequent two courses you would need to complete.  It would also be a beneficial and rewarding course for anyone who works or volunteers in professions where listening skills are invaluable, such as teachers, social workers or health care.

What is involved in the course?
The course will provide a basic understanding of

What counselling is
Different counselling theories
The environment in which counselling takes place
Ethical issues relating to counselling
Personal qualities relevant to counsellors and helping role professionals
Personal development and self-understanding
Counselling skills including listening and communication skills

The 10-week programme plus a compulsory induction day.
You will also need to allow time for reading and assignments.


Induction Day:  Saturday 2nd February 2019  - 9.30am - 12.30pm

(compulsory for all trainees)

Course Dates:  All course days are on a Saturday, 9.30am - 12.30pm

9th February, 16th February, 2nd March, 9th March, 16th March, 30th March

6th April, 13th April, 27th April and 4th May

You will be assessed using various means including written assignments, a weekly reflective journal, and observed practice.

£320, including registration fees. This can be paid in full or by means of a £120 deposit and a further 2 monthly payments of £100 by standing order.

Entry requirements: 
All candidates will need to attend a personal interview.

On successful completion of this course, trainees can progress onto the Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Skills

How to Apply
For an application form please contact us on 01227 634004, or by email hbcounsellortraining@gmail.com.