COSCA Certificate in Counselling Skills (Glasgow)

Course Level: SCQF Level 8

Gain a professionally recognised qualification in counselling skills.

Next Course Start Dates (Module 1) for Glasgow:

Wednesday 6th February 2019 6pm - 9pm each week

Thursday 18th April 2019 6pm - 9pm each week

Wednesday 14th August 2019 9.30am - 4.30pm each week

Tuesday 3rd September 2019 6pm - 9pm each week

Monday 16th September 2019 6pm - 9pm each week

Tutors who deliver the training are all experienced counselling practitioners who speak from personal knowledge and experience. It is also enhanced by the presence of diploma level students who join the groups to provide additional support and feedback.This one year part-time course covers the necessary first steps towards a career as a Therapist. 

It is also a valuable course in its own right for improving communication and listening skills whether in the work place or in a social environment. 

About the Course

The COSCA Certificate course is run over a series of 4 modules. Each module takes place on one evening per week from 6pm - 9pm for 10 weeks or one day per week from 9.30am - 4.30pm for 5 weeks.

The cost per module is £275. Payment can be made either in full prior to term start or in weekly/monthly installments.

Participants can qualify for £402 towards funding through the SAAS Part Time Fee Grant, if they book all 4 modules together.

The course is COSCA validated and has a SCQF credit level 8. On successful completion of the course, you will receive your SCQF award and COSCA registration.

"A few years ago Cognitive Behavioural Therapy helped me through a difficult patch in my life. So when the opportunity came to train as a counsellor, I decided to take this step towards a better understanding of myself and of others. This is not just a step forward, but a leap into the unknown. I learned so much about the reasons for my behaviour".
"I had 60 years of learned behaviour to understand and try to change. It was very painful at times but I am so glad that I persevered, because I think I have come through a much stronger person, with a better understanding of human nature and a more positive outlook on life".
Catherine Devine

Course Start Date/s:
  • Wed, 6th Feb 2019
  • Thu, 18th Apr 2019
  • Wed, 14th Aug 2019
  • Mon, 16th Sep 2019
  • Tue, 3rd Sep 2019
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