COSCA Further Steps In Counselling Skills

Glasgow Council on Alcohol delivers COSCA Further Steps in Counselling Skills. Our trainers are COSCA accredited and have extensive experience within the counselling field. This COSCA course is aimed at those who have already completed the COSCA Counselling Skills Certificate Course or equivalent. The overall format and layout is similar to that of the COSCA Counselling Skills Certificate. The course helps the individuals who complete it to develop and apply counselling skills to non-counselling settings and gives a professionally recognised qualification in counselling skills.

What will I learn?
To enhance the knowledge skills, practice and self-awareness of people who have already completed the COSCA counseling skills course.

Learning Outcomes

  • Provide opportunities for participants to reconnect with their previous learning and experience.
  • Up-dated practice and understanding of counselling skills.
  • A deepening and development of participant’s knowledge and use of counselling skills.
  • Increased knowledge and awareness of theoretical developments in counselling
  • Increased self-awareness

How long will it take?
This module lasts approx 30 hours of study. We currently offer COSCA Further Steps as an Evening Class. The next day classes will begin in early 2017.

How much will it cost?
This module costs £250 and is payable in advance.

Where does the training take place?
We have a purpose built training room at our main office, Claremont Street, Glasgow. It may be possible to run the course in other venues, please contact Irene McKenzie on 0141 353 1800 or email for more information.


How do I book my place?
Download and return our course booking form to secure your place. Alternatively,
contact Irene McKenzie on 0141 353 1800 or email for more information.

For a full course description please read our course leaflet.

GCA Student Handbook
You can download a copy of our student handbook here.