Specialist Certificate in Counselling Skills

Affordable counselling skills course in Singapore
Affordable counselling skills course in Singapore

Affordable Counselling Skills Course in Singapore

Course Overview

Unlock the power of effective communication, active listening, and empathy with our transformative “Certificate in Counselling Skills” program. This comprehensive course is designed to provide participants with a solid foundation in essential counselling techniques and interpersonal skills. Whether you’re looking to enhance your communication abilities, explore a career in counselling, or simply develop a deeper understanding of human interaction, this program offers valuable insights and practical tools.

Enhance your interactions and enrich your relationships with the power of counselling skills. Join us for the “Counselling Skills” module and embark on a journey towards more empathetic and effective communication. Enroll now to cultivate skills that will elevate your personal and professional interactions.

Course Objectives

By the end of this course, learners will:

  1. Develop active listening skills to connect more deeply with others.
  2. Employ effective verbal and non-verbal communication techniques.
  3. Apply empathetic responses to provide emotional support and validation.
  4. Understand ethical considerations and boundaries in counselling interactions.
  5. Utilize basic counselling skills to guide individuals through challenges.
  6. Enhance self-awareness and emotional intelligence for improved interactions.
Affordable certificate in counselling skills Singapore
Affordable certificate in counselling skills Singapore

Course Outline

Session 1: Introduction to Counselling Skills

  • Understanding the role of counselling skills in various contexts
  • Exploring the importance of active listening and empathy
  • Ethical considerations and maintaining professional boundaries

Session 2: Active Listening and Verbal Communication

  • Developing active listening techniques for enhanced understanding
  • Utilizing effective verbal communication skills
  • Practicing reflective and clarifying responses

Session 3: Non-Verbal Communication and Empathy

  • Understanding the impact of non-verbal cues in communication
  • Applying empathetic responses to provide emotional validation
  • Enhancing empathy through body language and facial expressions

Session 4: Ethical Considerations in Counselling

  • Introduction to ethical principles in counselling interactions
  • Maintaining confidentiality and client privacy
  • Navigating ethical challenges and dilemmas

Session 5: Practical Application of Counselling Skills

  • Utilizing counselling techniques to support individuals through concerns
  • Applying active listening, empathy, and communication techniques
  • Role-play exercises for hands-on practice

Session 6: Enhancing Self-awareness and Emotional Intelligence

  • Recognizing the importance of self-awareness in communication
  • Developing emotional intelligence for effective interactions
  • Identifying personal biases and their impact on communication

Session 7: Creating Supportive Environments

  • Fostering a safe and welcoming space for open dialogue
  • Techniques for building rapport and trust with others
  • Encouraging honest and open conversations

Session 8: Applying Counselling Skills

  • Applying acquired skills in a practical counselling scenario
  • Reflective assessment of personal growth and development
  • Individual feedback and guidance for ongoing improvement
Affordable certificate in counselling skills Singapore
Affordable certificate in counselling skills Singapore

Assessment Methods

  • Group discussions and roleplays for applications


  • International Association of Therapist UK
  • Complimentary Medical Association UK
  • Continuing Professional Development UK
  • International Association of Board Certified Psychology Coaches

Admission criteria

No admission criteria.

Course duration and intake

Intake is rolling on a monthly basis. Course duration is 12 hours long over 4 weekday evenings from 7pm to 10pm.

How will the course be conducted?

The course will be conducted face-to-face at our premises at Havelock 2 (2 Havelock Rd, #05-19, Havelock 2 Office Tower, Singapore 059763) or via online using googlemeet.

Cost and payment plans

Course fee: $1038

Registration fee (non-refundable): $150

Material fee: $50

Installment is available over 3 monthly payments at 0% interest but there is a 3% processing fee charged by the financial intermediaries (i.e. stripe or bank).

Please reach out to us at +65 86284685 or clientcare@rogerianpsychology.com to request for installment payment.

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