Christian Pregnancy Counselling Skills

Name Chris Fidler
Organisation Image and pregnancy helpline
Contact email office@imagenet.org.uk
Contact phone number 0161 273 8090
Description of resource offered 60-hour course in Christian Pregnancy Counselling Skills (5 days)
Trainee cost of course £200pp (may vary dependent on centre)
Centre cost of course materials All costs included in the price - all participants receive a course manual
Previous experience of Course provider/trainer (relevant if they are providing revised training modules or a manual) Image has been delivering recognised training (Open Awards/ACC) for over 15 years
What course achieves for the participants (e.g. qualification gained, any accreditation, which centres recognise this course) 6 unit credits in Christian Pregnancy Counselling Skills at Level 2 or Level 3, recognised by Open Awards and the Association of Christian Counsellors.
Steps taken to ensure the quality of the resource Regular feedback throughout the course from course participants. An image supervisor allocated to each course and visits at least once per course run and gives feedback. Attendance at one yearly Internal Verification and Standardisation meeting for the course, conducted by an Authorised Internal Verifier, is compulsory for all trainers. There is opportunity for course feedback at this meeting. Also, image is quality reviewed by Open Awards every year to maintain its recognition as a training centre.
Any further support offered The supervisor allocated to each course is 'on call' for the tutors to offer support in any way.
Any other relevant information to share with Centre Leaders Centres are encouraged to join together where possible to run the training course across an area with a tutor team of 3. Training is provided by image for any would-be trainers.