The Tivoli Institute


Course Name Counselling
Course Provider The Tivoli Institute
Alternative Provider(s) SETU - Carlow Campus, SETU - South East Technological University
Course Code 108073 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Higher Education Direct Entry
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major South East Technological University Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Daytime, Weekend
Location (Districts) Dun Laoghaire
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commencing October 2022 (Weekend based)
Duration The course duration is 3 years.

11 weekends October to May. Dates will be notified to participants.
Saturday and Sunday 10am to 5.30pm

At the Tivoli Institute's Dublin premises 24 Clarinda Park East, Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin. Ample parking nearby.
Entry Requirements

Expand+The minimum educational requirement is Leaving certificate with honours in 3 subjects. A lower age limit of 23 years applies.

Candidates are likely to have undertaken personal development courses/workshops and be able to show evidence of most or a...

Course Fee €5540 per annum. There is no interview fee. A strictly non-refundable deposit of €2000 will be payable only upon acceptance of a place. Fees are tax deductible.
Application Date Closing date for applications 11th July, 2022
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Course Content

Expand+The aim of the course is to provide a recognised counselling qualification with a strong practical, as well as theoretical basis.

The course embraces Person-Centered, Gestalt, Psychosynthesis, and other styles. Particular emphasis is placed on ski...

Subjects Taught

Expand+There are seven main elements: (See module details here)


Personal Therapy


Peer Group

Practice with clients

Experiential group work

Supervision (in relation to client practice).

Peer/Practice Group
Students meet ...

Assessment Method Assessment is continuous. Emphasis is placed on the facilitation of the student's self-assessment. Guidelines and criteria are made available in advance. The Institute reserves all rights in relation to a student's participation on the course. In addition to assessment which relates to the quality of practice, assessment is by written work/essay. There are no examinations. Quantitative criteria also apply, including hours of client practice.
Comment (Level 8 on the QQI National Framework of Qualifications validated by IT Carlow)
Further Enquiries Contact Us
Tivoli Institute Dublin
24 Clarinda Park East
Dun Laoghaire
Co. Dublin

Telephone: (01) 2809178
Mobile: 086 3403 932
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