FAQ Counselling Course

Is the level 4 Diploma course accredited?

Yes, the course is accredited by the National Council of Psychotherapists (NCP)ncp

visit:  www.thencp.org


Can I join the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP)?

When you graduate, you can complete a BACP Certificate of Proficiency assessment to become a registered member (MBACP).

visit: www.bacp.co.uk


Can I become an accredited counsellor after I qualify?

As a qualified counsellor, you can work towards accreditation with the NCP, BACP or governing body of your choice.


What is Integrative Counselling?

There are different types of counselling or therapeutic modalities: Person Centred, Psychodynamic, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Gestalt, Transactional Analysis and more.

Integrative Counselling is an inclusive, multidimensional approach that integrates knowledge and skills from the different therapeutic modalities. Integrative Counsellors draw on a range of therapeutic approaches  in practice.

On this course we cover: Cognitive Behavioural therapy (CBT), Transactional Analysis (TA), Psychodynamics Therapy, Person-Centred Therapy, Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP), Gestalt Therapy, Couples Counselling and Family Counselling


What are the costs?

UKAIT has an ethical policy to make the cost of their courses accessible to all. Therefore the cost of the Level 4 Diploma in Integrative  Counselling has been set at  £640 per year  ( two year part-time course)


Do you offer payment plans?
Yes, you can pay an £80 deposit and £80 per month for 8 months.
How many students are in a class?
The maximum number of students is  usually 8 per class.

Do students on the Diploma course organise their own placements?

Students are encouraged to organise their own placement. However, UKAIT, can assist in the process.
Students are encouraged to find a placement by the beginning of the second year of the Diploma course. 

Are all course materials included?

UKAIT provides all course materials (e.g. handouts, PowerPoint displays, videos, audio files, etc.). We also have a small library available to students.

We ask you to bring a USB memory stick with at least 8GB of storage capacity to store the large array of course materials. In addition,  you will need paper, pens and any other stationary that will aid your studying.


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