Our courses are accredited with the Counselling and Psychotherapy Central Awarding Body (CPCAB) – the largest awarding body for counselling in the UK and the only one run by counsellors for counsellors.

We offer a progressive pathway :- levels 2, 3, 4, and 5. Whatever level you are studying, your personal development is an important part of our training.

Certificate in Counselling Skills - Level 2

Mon 13th September 2021


This qualification is designed to give learners the underpinning knowledge, skills and competencies to use counselling skills ethically and safely in a variety of contexts and roles.

This qualification is for:

  • Those starting the first level of training as a professional counsellor
  • Those who want to learn counselling skills in other professional or helping roles
  • Those who want to improve their professional and personal relationships as part of personal development.
Certificate in Counselling Studies - Level 3

Tues 20th April, 2021

5.45pm – 9pm

This qualification is intended for candidates who have already  acquired a recognised qualification in counselling skills and want to:-

  1. Take the next step in training to become a counsellor.
  2. Learn more about counselling theory, ethic and mental health.
  3. Be prepared for work as a professional counsellor in an agency setting.
Two Year Diploma in Mindfulness based Therapeutic Counselling - Level 4

New course starts

September 2021

Wed eve, 5.30-9pm

This two-year part-time qualification gives learners the knowledge, skills and competencies to work as a therapeutic counsellor in an agency context.  It is designed to lead to an employed or voluntary role in a counselling agency  in both health care and non-medical settings.

The course will run on Thurs evenings, 5.30pm – 9.00pm. There will be a number of Saturday workshops and a three-day residential  (Fri-Sun) in the second year.

(The course fees can be paid by instalments over three years)

Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling, Level 5

Working in independent practice

Now recruiting for 

Fri 9th April 2021

  This qualification is designed to give learners the knowledge, skills and competencies to work as self-employed counsellors in independent practice. It also equips learners to take on a senior counselling role in an organisational context where client assessment, referral and routine evaluation is part of the role.