Learning to Listen

A course funded by Liverpool City Council to
provide free training and to bring together the expertise
of those involved in supporting refugees,
people seeking asylum and vulnerable migrants.

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

Free access to training and an exchange of expertise for those supporting refugees and people seeking asylum.

This is a free course funded through the Liverpool City Council “Our Liverpool” project

This course aims to:

Bring those involved in helping and supporting asylum seekers, refugees and vulnerable migrants together.

Develop an understanding of working with this client group

Identify ways of helping and supporting

Share knowledge and expertise with other members of the group.

Course content includes:

Boundaries in a supporting role

Active Listening

Cultural difference

Risk Management

Confidentiality and limits

Assumptions and judgements

Signposting and referrals

Self Care


Working with interpreters

Self Awareness

Helping a client talk about their concerns

Proposed Start date: October 2020
Proposed End  date:  December 2020
Time: TBA
Duration of course: 10  weeks, 30 guided learning hours
Location: LCVS, 151 Dale Street, Liverpool, L2 2AH
Cost: FREE

Please contact us on 0151 237 3993 or enquiries@compass-counselling.org.uk if you would like more information about this course.

The course was very useful, well planned course [with] a great tutor.

Mo T

[I gained from the course ]"A sense of group support through mutual respect and empathy from the instructor and group. The course had clear aims and objectives for each session."

David A