Intermediate Counselling Skills – 30 hours

(Current Link Centre Students – Please contact the office direct to book this course.)

This 30 hour course, over 2 weekends, is for those who have a basic grasp of counselling skills but would like to further develop their skills, knowledge and competence. We will review where each participant is in terms of skills and recap on earlier concepts to integrate and invite a greater depth.

We will build in new skills using creative interventions, understanding the transferential relationship, exploring how our value systems affect our use of skills, and tailoring our skills to work with different personality types.

Tutor/Pupil ratio is kept at a level to enhance the learning with an emphasis on learning from each other. There will be small group learning, exercises, practice and feedback as well as time in the larger group. Sessions will be tailored to the needs of those attending. We will draw from a range of theories with an emphasis on the practical, learning skills to take away and use.

Dates & Times:

Face to Face Course at Plumpton (or online in the event of Covid restrictions)

Our next planned course is 3rd/4th & 10th/11th September 2022 – 9.00am to 5.30pm

Recognition: A certificate will be presented at the end of the course. Students who complete the course may apply to attend The Link Centre’s Diploma in Counselling or Psychotherapy Course.

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£480 (2021 fee. The 2022 fee is to be confirmed)

Booking and Dates

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Upcoming Dates:

Our next planned course is 3rd/4th & 10th/11th September 2022

Payment Options:

A initial non-refundable deposit payment of with the balance payable a month before the course.  Alternatively, the whole payment can be made up front – please email for payment details.

Cancellation Policy:

Deposits are non-refundable. 50% of remaining course payments will be refunded on cancellations with more than 7 days notice.


The Link Centre, Sussex Rural Business Centre, Plumpton College, Ditchling Road, Plumpton, East Sussex BN7 3AE (


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