Counselling Diploma (Paper) - Level 3

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Course Code : PI209A
Format : Paper
Accreditation : ABC Awards
Suggested Duration : 200 Hours
Level : 3

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Course Description

Counselling Diploma (Paper) - Level 3 ABC Award

This is the Paper Version of our course. If you wish to take our online course, please click here.

The Counselling programme is ideal for individuals who have no previous learning knowledge. This course will enable the student to develop their knowledge in this field. You will also be able to enhance your skills needed to work on a one to one basis with individuals who require guidance and support. Students will find our Counselling Diploma challenging and highly rewarding.

It is ideal for people who would like to study at their own pace and convenience, in the comfort of their own home or at work. 

This course will also equip learners with a solid foundation of knowledge and understanding in this field. Learners will be guided through a step by step guide which enable you to work through the process as a whole. This covers the initial meeting right through to closing stages of the counselling relationship. 

When purchasing your course, we strive to provide you with the best possible deal available. The cost of the course will cover the registration fee, certification fee, and also tutor support.


No Previous Knowledge Required

There is no previous learning knowledge or experience needed to enrol on to this course. This makes our Counselling Diploma course accessible to anyone who has a keen interest in this area. 


Course Modules

Module 1: Introduction

  • What counselling is and isn’t 

  • Why counselling might be needed


Module 2: Counselling theory

  • Counselling approaches

  • Beginning a counselling session

  • Verbal and non-verbal language

  • Active listening skills

  • Using effective questioning

  • Paraphrasing and reflecting feelings

  • Giving and receiving feedback


Module 3: Working with feelings

  • Modes of thinking

  • Beliefs

  • Motivating others

  • Challenging 

  • Responding to negativity in others

  • Managing change


Module 4: Goal setting and moving on

  • Facilitating problem solving

  • Negotiating tasks

  • Referrals

  • Ending the helping process

  • Counselling and self-awareness

  • Counselling as a career


12 Months Tutor Support

On enrolment students will receive a course manual and a study guide. Learners will be assigned a personal tutor who will be on hand to answer any questions you may have, throughout the duration of the programme (via mail and email). You will also be able to access our student support team who will be available to provide any practical advice you may require (via email or telephone).

You can feel confident that unlimited support is available, so there is no need to feel isolated.



To achieve the Level 3 Counselling Diploma, students will be required to complete a number of assignments. Upon successfully completion of the course, you will be awarded with a certificate of achievement. 


Awarding Organisation

At the end of this course successful learners will be awarded a Certificate of Achievement by ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the details all of the units you have completed as part of your course).
ABC Awards is a leading national Awarding Organisation, regulated by Ofqual, and the Welsh Government  for their qualifications on the national framework i.e. the Qualifications and Curriculum Framework (QCF). 

It has a long-established reputation for developing and awarding high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries.   As a registered charity, ABC Awards combines 180 years of examination and assessment expertise but also implements a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.


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