CPCAB Level 5 Diploma in Counselling Children and Young People

Key Facts
  • Starts October 2022
  • Course Type Part Time
  • Duration 30 Weeks
  • You Need 3 Requirements needed View


This post qualifying qualification is designed to give learners the specialist knowledge, skills and competences to work as counsellors with children and young people aged 11-18.

What will I learn

This qualification will enable successful candidates to work as counsellors with this age group in a range of job and career opportunities, which include, but are not limited to: • A counsellor employed by a school or college • A counsellor in an agency or organisation which specialise in counselling children and young people • A private counsellor working for an external organisation such as a school, youth club, wellness/mental health setting • An ‘adult’ counsellor in independent practice wishing to extend their work to cover this age range

How will I learn

Learning will be both online and classroom based with a variety of lectures, role play, skills practice, group work and individual study.

What's next

Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to the BA (Hons) in Therapeutic Counselling, Level 5, CBT programmes / and or Masters in Counselling.

Tutors with specialist knowledge and skills to assist your development
This qualification will enhance your skills as a practicing counsellor
Support in developing an integrative counselling practice
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