“The fact that I can study this course in my own time is really helpful for people like me who have busy lives – Thank you so much” Michelle B
About Joint Professional Life Coaching and Counselling
Are you the sort of person who likes to help others by motivating and inspiring them to improve their lives and develop themselves and achieve personal goals. If you are, then this could be the course you are looking for. You will then be able to help people in advancing and developing their careers and relationships as well as improving their health and fitness and other aspects of their life.
About Our Joint Professional Life Coaching and Counselling Course
Our life coaching course covers the detail of the Counselling 1995 National Occupational Standards and features additional material on the 2007 NOS Revision. It is accredited by the Society of Holistic Therapists and Coaches (SHTC) for professional practitioner membership and provides diploma qualification jointly in Life Coaching and Counselling. Personal coaching, basic counselling, Gestalt counselling, psychodynamic theory, humanistic theory, cognitive behavioural theory and essential counselling skills are included in the course.
The course also covers some specific issues such as anger management, dealing with stress, weight control, giving up smoking, emotional problems and work with groups and couples. The techniques used to deal with issues include autogenic, visualisation and relaxation techniques. Practical training direct from SHTC is also offered as an option.
What options do I have after this course?
Start your own business as a life coach. Successful completion of this course could enable you to start and run your own business offering life coaching and earn anything from £65 to £500/hour*.
Work as a counsellor. Completing the course could enable you to work as a counsellor, advising individuals singly, in families, even in groups and working in schools, or with social services or charitable organisations. You could even consider setting up in your own private practice. School counsellors can potentially expect earnings up to £61,000+**pa.
*Source: Myjobsearch.com, Dec 2012
**Source: Payscale.com, Oct 2012