Counselling Skills – Introduction - Coun(Int)16

500.00 335.00


  • Course Fee: €335 which includes all registration fees.
  • Course Format: Distance Learning Resource of 5 lessons.
  • Duration: 6 months.

“These Counselling Resources are designed to meet two requirements. Firstly, the need to provide an overview of a particular counselling topic as a prelude, perhaps, to possibly undertaking a full-time resource of study on that topic.

Secondly, these resources are designed to assist and enhance the knowledge of existing qualified counsellors on a particular topic.”


SKU: Coun(Int)16 Category:

Course Description

The aim of this course is to develop a student’s understanding of the application of counselling skills to everyday and workplace situations and provide a sound foundation for career/personal development.

The course demonstrates how the ethical use of counselling skills can enhance a primary role (whether as a teacher, healthcare worker, social worker, administrator or volunteer) in a range of helping and supervisory situations.

Course Syllabus

Lesson 1                                    Learning to Learn

Lesson 2                                    Active Listening

Lessons 3 and 4              A Model for Helping/Responding Skills

Lesson 5                                    Getting There – Goals, Targets and Endings



Upon completion of this course you may take a final online examination. Full details of this examination are automatically sent to you at the end of the course. The examination costs €65 and is taken at home at your convenience.  If you receive 70% or more in this examination you will receive an ITEC – Irish Training and Educational Centre Resource Diploma.

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