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CPCAB Level 2 Cert in Counselling Skills

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Course CodeM5178
Academic Year1819
Dates19th September 2018 to 19th June 2019
Times10:00 to 13:00
Location NameSouth Wigston Campus
Mode Of ProvisionPart Time
IntroductionCPCAB Certificate in Counselling Skills (CSK L2) as an introduction to the skills of counselling. Required to be able to progress onto Level 3 Counselling Studies.
This course is week commencing 17th September 2018, on a Tuesday or Wednesday morning from 10am until 1pm.
Study OutlineThere are 7 mandatory units to complete via a CPCAB candidate guide for learners. A variety of evidence is required including classroom observations, assignments and written reflective journals. An external assesment after two-thirds of the course is based around identifying counselling skills within a DVD.
Entry RequirementsLevel 2 English and Maths (or equivalent) essential

EquipmentYou will require stationery, a portfolio folder, and text books
Attendance1 year part time from 10am - 1pm once a week. CPCAB require a minimum of 80% attendance in order to pass the qualification.
AssessmentExternal assessment is a 2 hour DVD under exam conditions. Internal assessment is a portfolio of evidence across 7 units, including observation of counselling practice.
ProgressionIf successful, progression onto CST-L3 then further progression on TC-L4 to qualify students as counsellors within an agency setting. This L2 qualification is seen as the first year of a 4 year programme to qualify as a practitioner.
QualificationLevel 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills
Awarding BodyCPCAB
Availble Full-time?N
Availble Part-time?Y
Suitable for Higher Education?N
Suitable for Individuals?Y
Suitable for Employers?Y
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