Counselling Skills Training


The aim of this course is to equip you with effective counselling skills in order to increase your personal effectiveness when counselling others at work

Who should attend?

Any manager, HR / learning and development professional or member of staff who would like to develop their counselling skills


By the end of this workshop you will be able to:

• Define what is counselling and the core skills needed to be an effective counsellor
• Clarify and understand client issues
• Utilise a counselling problem management framework
• Apply the latest models and techniques in counselling

Course Overview:

• What is counselling?
• When and how should it be used?
• The core skills of counselling
• Understanding clients' issues
• Focusing on key areas for change, improvement and development
• Helping clients to move forward with effective goal setting, action planning and reviewing progress
• Supporting others to make their own decisions
• An ethical framework used in counselling
• Personal action planning

Style of the Course:

The day is a mix of presentation, discussion and interactive experiential activity to help participants put what they learn into practice.

Course Length:

One Day Workshop 09.00 to 17.00 with an hour for lunch.

We can run this course for you in-company at favourable rates for 4 or more people. Please contact us on 01628 526535 or email us

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