Is it in your nature to want to help others and make a positive impact on their lives? Then school counselling may be for you. As a school counsellor, you will be responsible for providing psychological support to children and young people, through a range of therapeutic activities. For this rewarding profession, you will need to have excellent communication skills, be a great listener, and be receptive to others’ emotions.
In the School Counsellor Training , you will develop all the essential skills and qualities needed to be a successful school counsellor. Our experienced instructor will take you through a range of counselling methods and approaches, as you learn about the mental development of children and young people. Through case studies and practical exercises, you will also familiarise with a broad spectrum of psychological disorders, and learn how to provide person-centred therapy techniques.
Please note: This course only gives you the theoretical knowledge that you need to excel in this field. This School Counsellor Training doesn’t entitle you to practise as a professional in this specific field.
The course is delivered through our online learning platform, accessible through any internet-connected device. There are no formal deadlines or teaching schedules, meaning you are free to study the course at your own pace.
You are taught through a combination of
- Audio-visual Presentation
- Online study materials
Certificate of Achievement
Endorsed Certificate of Achievement from the Quality Licence Scheme
After successfully completing the course, learners will be able to order an endorsed certificate as proof of their new achievement. Endorsed certificates can be ordered and get delivered to your home by post for only £ 109. There is an additional £10 postage charge for international students.
CPD Certification from One Education
After successfully completing the MCQ assessment of this course, you will qualify for the CPD Certificate from One Education, as proof of your continued professional development. Certification is available in PDF format, at the cost of £9, or a hard copy can be sent to you via post, at the cost of £15.
This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. Your training provider will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.
Method of Assessment
To assess your learning, you have to complete the assignment questions provided at the end of the course. You have to score at least 60% to pass the exam and to qualify for Quality Licence Scheme endorsed and CPD accredited certificates.
After submitting the assignment, our expert tutor will assess your assignment and will give you feedback on your performance.
After passing the assignment exam, you will be able to apply for a certificate.
Who is This course for?
This online training course is ideal for those who are interested in a career in counselling children and want to deepen their understanding of the principles and practices of counselling in schools. There are no specific entry requirements for this course, which can be studied on a part-time or full-time basis.
The School Counsellor Training course is open to all, with no formal entry requirements. All you need is a passion for learning, a good understanding of the English language, numeracy and IT, and to be over the age of 16.
This School Counsellor Training will help you gain all the necessary theoretical knowledge to excel in the relevant field. Enrol on our course now and get started on the journey of taking your career to the next level.
Frequently Asked Questions
What exactly is an ‘endorsed’ course?
An endorsed course signifies quality content and premium material in a course for the non-regulated market which has been reviewed and approved by an independent quality inspector.
Does this course have any endorsements? Do I get any endorsed certificate after completion of the course?
This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. After successfully completing the course & with a 60% passing score in assessment test, you will be able to order an endorsed certificate as proof of your new achievement.
Do I get any accredited qualifications after completing this course?
This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. One Education will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example, progression routes into further and/or higher education.
Do your certificates expire?
No, our certificates do not come with any expiration date.
Do I need to pay for the certification?
Yes, certification is available in PDF format, at the cost of £9, or a hard copy can be sent to you via post, at the cost of £15.
Do I need to pay for the exams?
No, there are no extra fees and hidden costs for the exam.
How to order a QLS certificate?
Endorsed certificates can be ordered and get delivered to your home by post for only £109. There is an additional £10 postage charge for international students.
What is the method of teaching?
The course is fully online. You can study this course at your own pace. You will be taught through a combination of
- Audio-visual Presentation
- Online study materials
How can I further assess my learning and get full tutor support?
Full tutor support is available only on weekdays ( Monday – Friday). You are advised to complete the assignment questions provided at the end of the course, our expert tutor will assess your assignment and will give you feedback on your performance.
How can I gift this course to my beloved one?
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Can I purchase this course in bulk?
Yes, you can. To purchase courses in bulk, add the desired number of courses in the cart and then proceed to the payment option. We also have special discounts for Business Customers.
How long can I access this course ?
All of our courses can be accessed for 1 Year. After one year you have to buy this course again if you wish to continue.
What happens if I fail the exam?
if you fail, you can always retake the exam for £3.99 — as many times as you want.
How many points do I need to become a counsellor?
Learners must have completed and graduated from a BACP accredited course, or professional counselling or psychotherapy training included at least 450 hours of tutor contact hours.
Are the reading materials printable?
No, reading materials are not printable.
How will I be assessed?
After completing all the modules, students will be required to sit a multiple-choice assessment to test their knowledge. The assessment will be delivered through our online learning platform, with immediate results available upon completion.
|School Counsellor Training - Updated Version|
|Introduction to School Counselling||00:18:00|
|Theories and Models of Counselling (Part 1)||00:19:00|
|Theories and Models of Counselling (Part 2)||00:21:00|
|Childhood and Adolescent Psychiatric Disorders||00:25:00|
|Counselling Children and Adolescents in Schools||00:23:00|
|Legal, Cultural and Ethical Issues in Professional Counselling||00:19:00|
|Counselling Stress and Anxiety Disorders||00:32:00|
|Counselling Trauma and Substance Abuse||00:20:00|
|Counselling Mood Disorders and Depression||00:27:00|
|Counselling Eating & Sleeping Disorders||00:49:00|
|Counselling Self-Harm and Suicide||00:21:00|
|Life Coaching and Career Counselling||00:23:00|
|Communication Skills and Empathy in Counselling||00:23:00|
|Mock Exam – School Counsellor Training||00:20:00|
|Final Exam – School Counsellor Training||00:20:00|
|School Counsellor Training - Old Version|
|School Counsellor Training|
|Module 01: Introduction to School Counselling||00:05:00|
|Module 02: The School Counsellor||00:10:00|
|Module 03: School-Based Counselling||00:05:00|
|Module 04: Counselling In School: A Methodological Approach (Part-1)||00:10:00|
|Module 05: Counselling In School: A Methodological Approach (Part-2)||00:10:00|
|Module 06: Working with Children and Adolescents||00:10:00|
|Module 07: Working with Parents and Families||00:15:00|
|Module 08: Working With Technology in School Counselling||00:10:00|
|Module 09: Counselling Children with Psychological Problems||00:15:00|
|Module 10: Some Challenging Context in School Counselling||00:10:00|
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