Level 5 Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Therapeutic Skills and Theory is a part time course carried out over one year. This qualification is intended for students who want to develop CBT skills and theory as an integral part of their professional counselling work. It is designed to enhance the employability of counsellors in organisational settings and as independent practitioners by giving them a solid grounding in CBT skills and theory. CBT is one of the NICE recommended psychological therapies and counsellors with CBT skills are often favoured above those without in multidisciplinary psychological therapy teams especially the Increasing Access to Psychological Therapy (IAPT) teams.
Entry requirements: Level 4 Diploma in Therapeutic Counselling
Duration per year: 35 weeks
Guided Learning Hours: 120 hours (minimum)
Total Qualification Time: 388 hours
Credit value: 39
Class Members: 10 to 15 people per class
Minimum age: 21 years
Course day: TBC
Cost: £2,750 per year - 10% discount if paid upfront in full
Installment plan available
Upon successful completion of the interview process, a 20% deposit will be required to secure your place.