Level 3 Diploma in Counselling Skills

ABC Awards Code D4103-03
Ofqual Code 600/0632/8
Assessment Pass/Fail Only
Total Qualification Time 400
Guided Learning 270
Fee £106.00

This qualification is made up of credit rated units developed in association with Skills for Health, the Sector Skills Council for the Health and Social Care Sector. It develops a repertoire of interpersonal skills and counselling skills, promotes personal growth, and provides essential industry knowledge to help learners make informed career decisions. Learners will complete this qualification with a concrete understanding of the following:

  • How to identify, practise and develop a range of interpersonal and counselling skills
  • The main theoretical approaches to counselling
  • Diversity and the meaning of discrimination
  • Ethical frameworks, including the importance of setting and ethical referrals
  • How to reflect on personal development and identify areas for future development

Learners who complete this qualification may be able to progress onto the ABC Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling.