Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Skills

The next step in your counselling journey after completing Level 2

We offer this qualification to students who have previously completed the Level 2 certificate – whether with us or elsewhere.
Usually undertaken by people looking for a career in counselling.
It’s also completed by people working in health, social care or education settings, who want to learn more about counselling theory and its application within their field.

  • Take the next step in training to become a counsellor
  • Learn more about counselling theory, ethics and mental health

Be prepared for work as a professional counsellor in an agency setting

  • 90 hours’ guided learning
  • Over 19s

Our next course starts:
Thursday 14th September
Weekly, face-to-face
10am – 1pm
£900 – course fees
£189 – registration, examination and verification fees


Continue your counselling career with us

Once you have completed Level 2 awards, you can enrol for Level 3, continuing your counselling to a more in-depth level.
Once you have completed Level 3, you will be in a position to apply for jobs within the profession.


In-depth training to build on previous courses


Move a step closer to employment


Improve people management


Understand your impact on others

“This qualification doesn’t qualify you to be a counsellor but it’s a great step into the profession. It’s designed as a pre-practitioner training for professional counselling qualifications and could lead you to employment in a related field.”

Georgia Robinson-Steele, Clinical Director

Who the course is for

The Level 3 course is a stepping stone towards a career in counselling, or it can simply be used for personal development at home, at work on in a paid or voluntary role:

  • Key worker
  • Support worker
  • Advocacy and mediation
  • Volunteer leaders

Our previous students have included:
Career beginners / school leavers
Career changers
Youth group leaders
Teaching assistants
Health professionals

Course enquiry

Please get in touch to find out course dates and ask any questions.

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