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Certificate in Counselling


This popular entry level, part-time counselling course is available to study in either Exeter or Poole over 12 days.

Course Details

Key features:

  • Designed to offer an overview of Humanistic approaches and therapeutic models, and provide basic training in the use of counselling skills.
  • Students learn through lectures and group discussion which will include reflection on personal growth and experience of life. Experiential exercises and skills work are integrated throughout the course.
  • The course is delivered face to face. 
  • Available to study in both Exeter and Poole, either as a weekday (weekly) course or as a weekend (monthly) course.

Eligibility:

No prior knowledge of counselling is required for this course.


Applicants should, however, feel that they possess a maturity to reflect on their own development as a person, and should have an interest in and desire to learn about counselling.

If you are interested in this course, we recommend that you first book onto one of our Taster Days.


How to apply:

You can apply by submitting the following documents and items:

  • Application form (available to download from 'Download' section of this web page).
  • Passport / webcam style photo.
  • CV.
  • A personal reference returned to us by your personal referee (reference request form available to download from 'Download' section of this web page).
  • A professional reference returned to us by your professional referee (reference request form available to download from 'Download' section of this web page).

You will also need to pay a £350 Enrolment Deposit, in order to reserve a place on this course (see the 'Fees' tab for further information).

Application documents can be submitted by email to enquiries@ironmill.co.uk, or by post to 'Iron Mill College, Morwenstow, 7 Barnfield Crescent, Exeter, Devon, EX1 1QT'.

Please note that you will only be offered a place on the course once all of the above application documents have been received and your Enrolment Deposit has been paid. This includes receipt of both references. Applicants are responsible for ensuring that their referees supply references, following up requests for references where necessary. 
Places Available

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Full Course Fee - £900.00
Enrolment Deposit - £350.00





Don't miss this FREE Public Lecture:


"Inside out: A look at being a counsellor", with Jan Cavill:

  • Wednesday 14th June 2017, 6.30pm - 8.00pm.

To sign up simply email us at 
enquiries@ironmill.co.uk or call 01392 219200. Refreshments will be provided and CPD Certificates will be available for all attendees. Takes place at Iron Mill College, 7 Barnfield Crescent, Exeter, Devon, EX1 1QT.
 

What our Students Say

"Feedback from participants of the Professional CBT training was extremely positive. It was experienced as valuable in equipping the students with the knowledge and skills of the CBT approach. It was carried out in an atmosphere most conducive to learning. Working with the Iron Mill has proved to be a valuable partnership.”
Elisabeth O’Donoghue, Family Centre - Tailor-Made Training

What our Students Say

"Every weekend is full of practical skills to learn with the added theoretical background needed to understand it. The makeup of the group allows us to learn from each others experiences and from people with different therapeutic backgrounds. It's a great course with a supportive and excellent tutor."
Antoinette Davey - Advanced Transactional Analysis Programme
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