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Counselling Children and Young People

Level 3 / ABC Awards / OLC02

The Counselling Children and Young People course is ideal for learners who are working with children and young people in a support environment or who are looking to work in this area in the future.

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WAS £350.00

NOW £262.50 or only £150.00 initial deposit

course duration: 100 hrs

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Course Description

The Counselling Children and Young People course aims to provide the learner with the knowledge on how to effectively counsel and support children and young people.

The course covers a range of areas within counselling and will help the learner specifically deal with psychological issues that affect children and young people.

This course will provide the learner with the knowledge and skills required to effectively work with children and young people. The skills gained can then be put to use when working with children and young people in a care or support giving roll.

The learner will work through a number of units in the course, looking at both basic counselling skills and also areas more specific to children and young people such as bullying, child abuse and child development

Modules

Module 1: The Counsellor/Client Relationship
Module 2: Counselling Skills
Module 3: Child Development
Module 4: Bullying
Module 5: Child Abuse
Module 6: Grief and Bereavement

Previous Knowledge

The good news is that there is no previous knowledge required to complete this course.

However you may wish to study this course as a progression course from the more general Counselling Diploma or our Child Psychology course.

Don’t forget, if you bundle this course with another course you will receive an £80 discount from the total!

Assessment

Your course will be assessed via tutor marked assignments. You will be require to pass an assignment at the end of all 6 modules. Once you have worked through your course materials and submitted your assignment to your tutor, you will be provided with feedback to aid you in your studies.

If you fail to pass an assignment you are able to resubmit your amended assignment, using the feedback as a guideline to where and how you need to improve your submission.

Awarding Organisation

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement by ABC Awards and a Learner Module Summary (which lists the details of all the modules you have completed as part of your course).

The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards’ Quality Licence Scheme.

The completion of this course alone does not lead to an Ofqual regulated qualification but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills towards regulated qualifications in the future. The Module summary can be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this sector.

To this end, the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of difficulty involved in successful completion by the learner.

The course itself has been designed by Oakwood Home Learning, to meet specific learners’ or employers’ requirements.

ABC Awards’ endorsement involves a robust and rigorous quality audit by external inspectors to ensure quality is consistently met. A regular review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

Support

The learner will receive access to this course through a dedicated online learning portal. The learner will have access to the course materials 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The learner will be able to contact their tutor through the learning portal via the messaging systems. The learner will also upload their assignments through this portal to ensure that a single system handles all the learner’s needs.

The tutor is there to provide the learner with advice and guidance throughout the course and also to mark the unit assignments. The tutor will have extensive knowledge in the relevant area and will be able to provide the learner with personalised feedback throughout the course.

Please Note:
Learners choosing the paper version will receive a hard copy of the materials alongside access to the online portal.

course description

Course Description

The Counselling Children and Young People course aims to provide the learner with the knowledge on how to effectively counsel and support children and young people.

The course covers a range of areas within counselling and will help the learner specifically deal with psychological issues that affect children and young people.

This course will provide the learner with the knowledge and skills required to effectively work with children and young people. The skills gained can then be put to use when working with children and young people in a care or support giving roll.

The learner will work through a number of units in the course, looking at both basic counselling skills and also areas more specific to children and young people such as bullying, child abuse and child development

previous knowledge required

Previous Knowledge

The good news is that there is no previous knowledge required to complete this course.

However you may wish to study this course as a progression course from the more general Counselling Diploma or our Child Psychology course.

Don’t forget, if you bundle this course with another course you will receive an £80 discount from the total!

assessment

Assessment

Your course will be assessed via tutor marked assignments. You will be require to pass an assignment at the end of all 6 modules. Once you have worked through your course materials and submitted your assignment to your tutor, you will be provided with feedback to aid you in your studies.

If you fail to pass an assignment you are able to resubmit your amended assignment, using the feedback as a guideline to where and how you need to improve your submission.

support

Support

The learner will receive access to this course through a dedicated online learning portal. The learner will have access to the course materials 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The learner will be able to contact their tutor through the learning portal via the messaging systems. The learner will also upload their assignments through this portal to ensure that a single system handles all the learner’s needs.

The tutor is there to provide the learner with advice and guidance throughout the course and also to mark the unit assignments. The tutor will have extensive knowledge in the relevant area and will be able to provide the learner with personalised feedback throughout the course.

Please Note:
Learners choosing the paper version will receive a hard copy of the materials alongside access to the online portal.

modules

Modules

Module 1: The Counsellor/Client Relationship
Module 2: Counselling Skills
Module 3: Child Development
Module 4: Bullying
Module 5: Child Abuse
Module 6: Grief and Bereavement

awarding organisation

Awarding Organisation

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement by ABC Awards and a Learner Module Summary (which lists the details of all the modules you have completed as part of your course).

The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards’ Quality Licence Scheme.

The completion of this course alone does not lead to an Ofqual regulated qualification but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills towards regulated qualifications in the future. The Module summary can be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this sector.

To this end, the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of difficulty involved in successful completion by the learner.

The course itself has been designed by Oakwood Home Learning, to meet specific learners’ or employers’ requirements.

ABC Awards’ endorsement involves a robust and rigorous quality audit by external inspectors to ensure quality is consistently met. A regular review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.