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Course Overview

This course aims to bring counselling to the layperson by equipping participants with practical counselling knowledge, skills, tools and techniques to cope with difficult and uncomfortable situations and issues they face in life and workplace.


Through interactive teaching, role-playing and sharing of practical and motivational personal stories, participants will be able to have a different perspective of their issues and choose to move on and embrace personal and work life with grit, hope and zest.

Who Should Attend

Participants who are keen to counsel self & others by practicing basic counselling knowledge, skills, and employing tools and techniques to cope with difficult and uncomfortable issues in workplace and home.

What You'll Learn

At the end of this course, you will be able to:


  1. Understand basic knowledge and practice of counselling
  2. Apply skills, tools and techniques of counselling to cope with life issues at workplace and home.



Mode of Assessment


Tests / Quizzes – measure participants’ understanding of key concepts and application of concepts learnt for each topic.
Group discussion/sharing – measure participants’ ability to reflect and apply learning and participation in discussions.










Participants will receive an electronic Certificate of Completion issued by Temasek Polytechnic upon completion of each MLC.

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Course Contact

If you have any enquiries, please contact us below or submit an enquiry form here
  • 67881212
  • Monday - Thursday: 8:30am - 6:00pm
    Friday: 8:30am - 5:30pm
    Closed during lunchtime, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
    and on weekends and public holidays.

  • https://www.tp.edu.sg/tsa
  • Temasek SkillsFuture Academy (TSA)

    Temasek Polytechnic

    East Wing, Block 1A, Level 3, Unit 109

    21 Tampines Avenue 1,

    Singapore 529757

  • Temasek Polytechnic reserves the right to alter the course, modify the scale of fee, amend any other information or cancel course with low enrolment.