Courses currently running in Tayside Scotland. See our calendar page for more details.
The Rowan Certificate in Counselling Skills, validated by COSCA,
is for anybody who wants to improve their understanding of other people as well as themselves.
You will learn to:
support others by developing practical listening skills
increase your self-awareness
build rapport with others
The course is useful and practical, whether you are a sales person, parent, manager, a professional/volunteer carer or helper.
Each module carries 10 credits at SCQF Level 8.
NB: the information sessions will be held on Zoom. Book your place here.
The information sessions are for anyone considering applying for the COSCA Certificate in Counselling Skills. You will learn more about the course and can ask questions. View the slide presentation here.
The induction evening is for students who have been interviewed and accepted onto the course. You will meet your fellow students, your trainer on Zoom before we embark on the course content face to face in Perth.
Module 1 Module 2 Module 3 Module 4
starts 27th October 2021
starts 12th January 2022
starts 9th March 2022
starts 18th May 2022
£1550 for the full Certificate if paid for in advance, or £420 per module
Click here to see an online version of this Certificate in Counselling Skills.
The course involves three main strands:
Carie Taylor-Burns, Xplore Project, Dundee
Learning and Organisational Development Manager,
Housing and Community Care,
Perth and Kinross Council
All Rowan Trainers are experienced trainers as well as practising counsellors
or psychotherapists and have experience of using counselling skills in other professions. The direct
counselling practice of the tutors helps to inform and enhance the training
offered by Rowan. Each group will consist of between six and eighteen trainees,
and are taught by two trainers in larger groups.
This course is credit rated at 40 SCQF points at Level 8 by Edinburgh Napier University.
Trainees need to demonstrate competence in the learning outcomes of each module before
proceeding to the next module. This assessment is made by the submission of a written
assignment and through the trainee's skills being observed by a trainer.
The COSCA Rowan Certificate in Counselling Skills isn't just about improving your listening skills. It's a journey of self-discovery too.
Face the challenge and book today.
Alternatively, if you need more information, give Rowan a call today on 01738 562 005 to speak to one
of the trainers.