Counsellor Training - Continue your Journey with  Willows

At Willows we offer you the opportunity to progress through the required levels to train as a professional counsellor.

Our courses start with Level 2 and progress to Level 5.

Each course is summarised below with links to download brochures and application forms where these are available.

If you have other questions please contact our training manager at training@willowscounselling.org.uk.

Coming soon......

Level 3  in Integrative Counselling - September 2021

Willows Bridging Course - September 2021

Level 4 Diploma in Integrative Counselling  - September 2022

Level 5 Diploma in Trauma Counselling - January 2022

Level 2 Introduction to Pastoral Counselling

This Level 2 training course is intended as preparation for those who may wish to pursue Level 3 training (and higher) at a later date. 

The course is equally suitable for those who are already involved in pastoral work or helping roles and want to develop their listening and/or pastoral skills.

No specific academic qualifications are required for entry.

 

At a glance…

  • Award - Level 2 Introduction to Pastoral Counselling

  • Awarding Body – OCN (Open College Network), with accreditation form ACC (Association of Christian Counsellors)

  • Dates – Monday 27th Sept 2021 – Monday 26th Dec 2021

  • Venue - Online Course

  • Course Fees – £380.00

Level 3 Certificate in Integrative Counselling

This Level 3 Certificate course is suitable for students wishing to train as counsellors, and progress to a Level 4 Diploma training course – with Willows or elsewhere.

 

It is also ideal for those simply wishing to further enhance their listening and counselling skills for use in other roles and settings such as pastoral care, teaching, management, emergency services, social work and nursing.

 

At a glance…

  • Award - Level 3 Course In Integrative Counselling (One year extended course)

  • Awarding Body – OCN (Open College Network), with accreditation form ACC (Association of Christian Counsellors)

  • Start Date – September 2021

  • Venue - Willows Counselling and Training Agency, 11 Prospect Place, Swindon, Wiltshire SN1 3LQ

  • Course Fees – To be confirmed

Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling

This is a two year part-time Level 4 Diploma course awarded by CPCAB. It is suitable for individuals who have completed a Level 3 Course and wish to progress to Level 4 and gain a professionally recognised qualification as a counsellor.

The course is presented by theoretical study, practical skills training, experiential exercises, group work, supervision of counselling practice and personal development.

 

At a glance …

  • Award - Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling (TC-L4)

  • Awarding Body – CPCAB (Counselling and Psychotherapy Central Awarding Body)

  • Dates - Next starting date Autumn 2022

  • Venue - Willows Counselling and Training Agency, 11 Prospect Place, Swindon, Wiltshire SN1 3LQ

  • Course Fees – To be confirmed

Memberships

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Willows Counselling Service,  The Willows Centre, 11 Prospect Place, Swindon, SN1 3LQ  :  01793 426650 : ©2019 : UK Charity No. 1185304