CPCAB Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Studies

Take the next step in training to become a counsellor.
Please contact us if you wish to apply for September 2024.

Call us today on 0151 237 3993 or email on enquiries@compass-counselling.org.uk for more information about our courses

Take your further steps into the counselling profession.

This is a nationally recognised programme, running across 90 hours of teaching, usually delivered over 30 weeks.

This qualification is for candiates who have already acquired a recognised qualification in counselling skills and want to:

Take the next step in training to become a counsellor

Learn more about counselling theory, ethics and mental health.

Be preprared for work as a professional counsellor in an agency setting.

This qualification does not lead to employment as a counsellor; it is designed as pre-practitioner training for professional counselling qualification. It could enhance employment opportunities or increase employability for those whose role is to support others in e.g. Health and social care work, teaching and learning, advocacy and mediation, support and project work and other helping roles.

It provides additional skills for those already in employment likely to lead to increased opportunities for promotion and advancement.


Dates 4th September 2024 – 21st May 2025
Day /Time: Wednesdays 9:30 – 12:30pm
Duration of course: 30  weeks, 90 guided learning hours
Location:  LCVS, 151 Dale Street, Liverpool, L2 2AH plus some online classes.
Attendance Requirements: 80%
Cost: £1395 ( includes £189 examining board registration fee)
Other details: Access to Zoom required in the event some /all of the course moves online  ( instruction can be given).

Please email enquiries@compass-counselling.org.uk if you require further details.

Level 3 Certificate Application Form

Please contact us on 0151 237 3993 if you would like more information about this course.