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PSCI1003 – Certificate in Counselling Skills

Learn to help others resolve difficult issues through counselling

A counsellor’s role is to facilitate the resolution of issues, whilst respecting a person’s values, personal resources, culture and capacity for choice. Counselling provides a regular time and space for someone to talk about their problems and explore difficult feelings in a confidential and dependable environment. Start your path towards becoming a counsellor today with this accredited online course.

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Key Benefits

  • Learn about the counselling process and how to talk to people about their problems
  • Advance your career by improving your communication and people management skills
  • Gain a foundation for working in counselling
  • Learn to listen to a client and advise methods of healing
  • Accredited by ICOES
  • Free student membership to the IAC upon completion of this course

FREE 12-month student membership

This course is accredited by ICOES

ICOES, the International Council for Online Educational Standards guarantees you a high standard of content with measurable outcomes from a reputable training organisation. ICOES is the accrediting body that establishes, monitors and continually develops the educational standards of online teaching institutions.

Course summary

Investment:  €399 or from only €25 per week with our interest free payment plan.


Assessments:Includes case studies, quizzes and written assessments.


Delivery and support: Online, with tutor support via email or phone.


About the developers: This course has been developed by highly qualified counsellors with many years working experience.


Duration: 100 hours. Learn at your own pace, but ideally complete in eight weeks.

Covering eight modules

  • PSCG158 – Learning Specific Skills
  • PSCG161 – Listening and Bonding
  • PSCG193 – Reflection
  • PSCG190 – Questioning
  • PSCG150 – Interview Techniques
  • PSCG108 – Changing Beliefs and Normalising
  • PSCG135 – Finding Solutions
  • PSCG131 – Ending with Counselling

What our students say

★★★★★ “Excellent and well organised course, with very helpful tutors and strong course content.” – Mandy Pickett


★★★★★ “I have been involved with counselling on a voluntary basis – and realised that a number of tools I used were mentioned in this course and learned lots about the skills I did not have but desired to acquire – awesome!” – Karen Frith

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