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Therapeutic Counselling (QCF) Edexcel BTEC Level 5 Diploma

Richmond Adult Community College

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Location: Clifden, Twickenham Status: Availability: Yes Price: ? 4720.00 (? 760.00 Concessionary Fee. ? 8680.00 non-EU) Start Date: 12092011 Weekdays: Mon Time: 09:30 to. 16:00 Tutor Approval Required? Yes ( More info ) Number of Weeks: 66 Course Overview: The Edexcel BTEC Level 5 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling (QCF) provides a work-related programme of study that covers the key knowledge, understanding and practical skills required in counsellingLearners select one specialist model unit which provides the theoretical basis of their study. Specialist units cover the main theoretical approaches to counselling. Learners choose one specialist unit which will underpin all further units in the programmeAfter completing the specialist unit learners must then complete the mandatory units that cover the knowledge and skills that define the work of all counsellorsThe qualification then offers learners a particular emphasis through the choice of optional unitsThe qualification offers an engaging programme for higher education and adult learners who are clear about the area of employment they wish to enter or wish to progress to within existing employment. The qualification also provides a suitable qualification for those wishing to change career or move into employment in counselling following a career breakAccess to suitable counselling work situations is fundamental to successful completion of this qualification, either through permanent full- or part-time employment or through a collaborative work placement. Entry Requirements: You must have completed level 2 and level 3 or an equivalent certificated qualification and attend an interview with the tutors of the course and sign a learning contractThe Edexcel BTEC Level 5 in Therapeutic Counselling (QCF) is accredited on the QCF for learners aged 18 and aboveIn particular sectors, the restrictions on learner entry might relate to any physical or legal barriers, for example people working in health, care or education are likely to be subject to Criminal Record Bureau (CRB) checks. NB This course encourages self-exploration and the nature of the experiential learning methods used on this course, in terms of the affect on your emotional well being, should not be underestimated. The process will challenge your belief system, assumptions about the world, us and other people. It is a challenging training and you will be expected to challenge yourself throughout the course. Course Content: The Edexcel BTEC Level 5 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling (QCF) is a 120-credit qualification that consists of one specialist unit, five mandatory units and two optional units that provide for a combined total of 120 creditsSpecialist units. 1 Psychodynamic Approaches to Counselling. 2 Person-centred Approaches to Counselling. 3 Gestalt Approaches to Counselling. 4 Cognitive Behavioural Approaches to Counselling. 5 Transactional Analysis in CounsellingMandatory units. 6 Counselling Skills, Development and Practice. 7 Comparative Theories and Approaches in Counselling. 8 Continuing Personal Development in Counselling. 9 Human Development in Relation to Counselling. 10 Client Work in Therapeutic Counselling*Optional units. 11 Counselling for Loss and Grief. 12 Counselling Clients Who Have Experienced Abuse. 13 Counselling Young People. 14 Relationship Counselling. 15 Counselling Related Research. * This unit also includes a period of 150 hours?? client work experienceThere are two residentials, both based at an organic farm ' Bore Place in Kent'. Attendance at the residential is compulsory, and is included in the cost of the course. Assessment Methods: All units within this qualification are internally assessed. The qualifications are criterion referenced, based on the achievement of all the specified learning outcomes. To achieve a ??-pass?? a learner must have successfully passed all the assessment criteria. There are no Merit or Distinction criteria. Bring To First Class: Large file, file divider

Location: Clifden, Twickenham Status: Availability: Yes Price: ? 4720.00 (? 760.00 Concessionary Fee. ? 8680.00 non-EU) Start Date: 12092011 Weekdays: Mon Time: 09:30 to. 16:00 Tutor Approval Required? Yes ( More info ) Number of Weeks: 66 Course Overview: The Edexcel BTEC Level 5 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling (QCF) provides a work-related programme of study that covers the key knowledge,...

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