City of Bristol College has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
If you want to gain a professional qualification which enables you to practice as a counsellor in a number of settings or you would like to enhance your current employment role with qualified counsellor status then this is the course for you. We expect students to join BACP for the duration of this course as part of a commitment to professional development. You will also undertake a helping placement and you will start your counselling placement and practice as a trainee counsellor in an approved counselling setting to achieve 100 supervised counselling hours. Student will be required to have a up to date DBS ( CRB ) Check in place by start of course
You will study a range of modules which may include: Counselling relationship; theoretical approaches; humanistic approaches; Gestalt; transactional analysis; solution focussed therapy; life span development; working with loss and grief.
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Ashley Down Centre|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||56 points||56 UCAS points to include|
|A level||3 A Levels in related subjects|
|Access to HE Diploma||Access to HE Diploma in related subject|
A minimum of Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills. Criminal records declaration. Students must complete a Disclosure and Barring Service ( DBS) check with us prior to enrolment. Interview required for this course
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£6000||Year 1|
Additional fee information
Because the college does not have large class sizes you get much more support and attention while you are learning, as well as tutorial support throughout your studies. Our tuition fees are lower than many universities and that's not all. Just like Universities you can apply to Student Support England for funding to support your studies. This course is accredited by The National Counselling Society