Focus Awards Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills (RQF)
(QRN – 601/6339/2)
Qualification OverviewThe Focus Awards Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills (RQF) is aimed at those who wish to develop their knowledge and skills in engaging in, and applying the use of counselling skills, to a helping relationship. This qualification will give learners knowledge and understanding of theoretical approaches to counselling, how counselling skills can be applied in a helping relationship, the concepts of diversity and ethics, and reflective practice.
Qualification StructureLearners must achieve 16 credits from the four mandatory units in order to complete this qualification. Details of all the units can be found in the qualification specification on the Focus Awards website.
Learner Entry RequirementsThere are no specific entry requirements for this qualification. The Focus Awards Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills is aimed at learners who are at least 16 years old.
Qualification Progression RoutesUpon successful completion of the Focus Awards Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills, you may choose to progress on to:
- Focus Awards Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills (RQF)
- Focus Awards Level 3 Certificate in Working in the Health Sector (RQF)
Geographical CoverageThis qualification has been accredited for use in England and Northern Ireland.
|Unit Title||Unit Ref||Credit||Level||GLH|
|Using counselling skills||K/502/6966||4||2||30|
|Introduction to counselling skills theories||K/502/6630||4||2||30|
|Diversity and ethics in the use of counselling skills||M/502/6631||4||2||30|
|Counselling skills and personal development||T/502/6632||4||2||30|
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