Counselling Taster

This course is delivered at several locations. Please select your preferred location

About this course

This course is designed to provide learners with a basic introduction to counselling and counselling Skills.

What you will study

On this course you will cover:

  • Questioning & listening skills
  • Stages in counselling interviews 
  • Examples of counselling skills
  • Ethical responsibilities in counselling

Course fee per year

Course Fee: £10.00

Entry requirements


Important points

  • The College welcomes contact with parents/guardians of students who are under 18
  • Additional support is available for students with learning difficulties and disabilities
  • Cardiff and Vale College is committed to inclusion and values diversity. We are determined to promote equality of opportunity and to treat everyone fairly and with respect
  • Cardiff and Vale College reserves the right to make changes to this course without prior notice
  • All courses are accurate at the time of upload or print
  • Courses can only run if there are sufficient numbers
  • Please note, if you choose three or more course choices, then you may be referred for a careers appointment first. This does not apply to A Level or GCSE choices.
Key information
This course is presented in several different locations, please choose the one convenient for you above.

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Llanrumney Hall
Llanrumney Hall

Ball Rd, 

Cardiff West Community High School
Cardiff West Community High School

Penally Road