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|Introduction||CPCAB Certificate in Counselling Skills (CSK L2) as an introduction to the skills of counselling. Required to be able to progress onto Level 3 Counselling Studies.
|Study Outline||There are 7 mandatory units to complete via a CPCAB candidate guide for learners. A variety of evidence is required including classroom observations, assignments and written reflective journals. An external assesment after two-thirds of the course is based around identifying counselling skills within a DVD.
|Entry Requirements||Level 2 English and Maths (or equivalent) essential
|Equipment||You will require stationery, a portfolio folder, and text books
|Attendance||CPCAB require a minimum of 80% attendance in order to pass the qualification.
|Assessment||External assessment is a 2 hour DVD under exam conditions. Internal assessment is a portfolio of evidence across 7 units, including observation of counselling practice.
|Progression||If successful, progression onto CST-L3 then further progression on TC-L4 to qualify students as counsellors within an agency setting. This L2 qualification is seen as the first year of a 4 year programme to qualify as a practitioner.
|Qualification||Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills
|Suitable for Higher Education?||N|
|Suitable for Individuals?||Y|
|Suitable for Employers?||Y|