CPCAB Certificate in Counselling Supervision Level 6

CPCAB Certificate in Counselling Supervision Level 6

  • Course Code: PLR6SUP001 (1819)
  • Prospectus Title: CPCAB Certificate in Counselling Supervision Level 6
  • Mode of Study: PART-TIME
  • Start Date: 22 September, 2018 (Subject to change)
  • Course Tuition Fee: £ 1600
  • Exam / Reg. Fee: £310
  • Materials Fee: £10

Entry requirements

You will need to have completed a Level 5 qualification in Counselling or equivalent and have at least one year post-qualifying experience of supervised client work. Alternatively, you must have completed a Level 4 Diploma in Counselling or its equivalent and have at least two years post-qualifying experience of supervised client work. You will need a satisfactory DBS check. You will also need to attend an interview and supply references from your supervisor.

Who is it for?

This qualification is designed to give learners the knowledge, skills and competencies to provide clinical supervision for counselling practitioners. It is aimed at counsellors who have acquired sufficient client work experience to contemplate the move into a clinical supervision role.

Participants will need to:

  • have both supervisees and supervisory supervision
  • be working as counsellors under supervision.

This qualification is designed to lead to an employed or voluntary role as a clinical counselling supervisor in a counselling agency or in independent practice. Supervision is an on-going professional requirement for all practising counsellors and those with a recognised qualification are more likely to find employment.

What does the course involve?

This qualification is comprised of seven learning outcomes:

  • Model and supervise the professional framework
  • Model and supervise the skilled use of the relationship
  • Model and supervise the use of theory and research on diversity
  • Model and supervise a user-centred approach to the work
  • Model and supervise the skilled use of self
  • Model and supervise the coherent use of theory, research and skills
  • Model and supervise the self-reflective practitioner

How is the course assessed?

Assessment is in two parts:

  • A portfolio which will be internally assessed by your tutor. To successfully complete the qualification you must be assessed as proficient in all seven learning outcomes.
  • A 3000-3500 externally assessed case review where you must be passed as proficient.

Additional costs

£1600 + £310 exam fee. (You may be eligible for a £504.00 19+ loan towards the cost of your course).

Additional notes

Supervision work: minimum of 15 hours with supervisees

Supervisory supervision: minimum of 5 hours supervisory supervision hours with a senior/experienced supervisor. This can be either one to one or group supervision

Attend regular supervision groups scheduled by your course tutor.

What do I do next?

You can apply online if there is an APPLY NOW button for this course on our website. Otherwise complete an application form and send it to Central Admissions at our London Road campus. Application forms are available in the Full-time prospectus, on our website at http://www.shrewsbury.ac.uk/apply, or by ringing 01743 342333. If after reading this fact sheet, you are still undecided about the course most suitable for you, please drop in to one of our Advice Events, ring Course Advice on 01743 342333 or email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Other details

No concessions.

Fees stated are the annual cost.

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