COSCA Certificate in Counselling Skills

Are you looking for something to enhance you current or future professional life or just somebody wanting to understand themselves better?

You will improve your communication skills and and your ability to get the best out of others by undertaking The COSCA Certificate in Counselling Skills. This course will give you new techniques and insights into yourself and other people. It can also be a stepping stone onto a Diploma Programme.



COSCA Counselling Supervision Certificate Course

The COSCA Certificate in Counselling Supervision Course is aimed at two groups:

Those who are counselling and psychotherapy practitioners with at least 2 years' experience who wish to become supervisors

Psychotherapy, counselling and counselling skills practitioners already working as supervisors who seek to develop their skills and understanding

Course Aims

→To introduce participants to essential theoretical concepts of counselling supervision, including:

  • Models of supervision
  • Contracting
  • Parallel process and projective identification
  • Unconcious process
  • Ethics
  • Creative approches

→To introduce essential supervision practice skills

→To provide participants with an opportunity to practice these skills in a safe and supportive environment

→To set these skills and the theory within an ethical framework

→To increase personal growth and self-awareness as pertinent to counselling supervision

→To provide a suitable foundation for possible further training in supervision

Structure of the Certificate

The course has a mix of experiential and theoretical learning processes and is person centred in its approach.  Each session will involve a mixture of skills training and practice, small group work, tutor input and large group discussion.