Counselling For Foster Carers Fostering

If you have low numbers we also have this subject available as an online course

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This course provides carers with a basic understanding of the counselling skills they may already be using, and it will demonstrate how to use these skills effectively. It is designed for people who wish to develop an understanding of the principles and practice of counselling in relation to a range of counselling situations.

The main learning objectives of the course are as follows:

  1. To describe the role of a counsellor and what counsellors do
  2. To gain a better understanding of counselling and its benefits
  3. To gain a better understanding of, and be able to identify, a number of counselling strategies
  4. To understand the role of counselling in crisis
  5. To gain a better understanding of how some basic counselling techniques can support you in your role

This course meets the Training, Support, and Development Standards as outlined in The Fostering Services (England) Regulations 2011.

Upon booking this course, we will discuss the learning objectives and outcomes you wish to achieve based on the young people in your care.

We also have an advanced version, which is specifically for designated individuals or seniors.

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Not only will your trainer be an expert in the subject they will also be based local to you ensuring we support your local community

Tailor the session

We encourage you to discuss the session with your allocated trainer so they understand the reason for the training, level of learners attending & any additional elements you need to add


The dates & times are exclusively picked by you so it fits within your training planner schedule

Duty Of Care Guaranteed

Should any learner miss their face to face session the online version will be provided for free

Fixed price

The price we quote is fixed plus vat with no hidden costs. The price quoted also includes your certificates. You can also cancel or move a booking for free if you give us 7 days notice.

Special Arrangements

Should you have a training planner with multiple bookings you will be offered a special discount rate.

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