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Counselling Training Grounded Learning Ltd. Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Kilmarnock

Grounded Learning Ltd

COSCA Certificate in Counselling Supervision

The COSCA Certificate in Counselling Supervision Course is aimed at two groups:

Those who are counselling and psychotherapy practitioners with at least two years of practice who wish to become supervisors.

Psychotherapy, counselling, and counselling skills practitioners already working as supervisors who seek to develop their skills and understanding.

Course Aims
Structure of the Certificate

Structure of the Certificate

The course has a mix of experiential and theoretical learning processes and is person centred in its approach. Each session will involve a mixture of skills training and practice, small group work, tutor input and large group discussion.

Part 1

12 Units delivered face-to-face over 6 days.

Part 2

At least twelve supervised hours working as a supervisor with not less than two supervisees and not more than four. Participants are responsible for finding their own supervisees and their own supervisor, in accordance with the COSCA criteria.



There are both summative and formative assessments

These are:

Further details about assessment criteria will be discussed by the trainers. There will be an expectation that the case study, supervision report form and supervision logs will be submitted 12 months from the taught element of the course.

Course Cost

The cost of the course is £650 & VAT, this cost includes course handbook and all certification costs. A payment plan is available and can be discussed with the Grounded Learning Ltd.


We run this course at our Elgin, Aberdeen, Kirkcaldy and East Kilbride Venues.  Check the Course Dates section for details of our next courses.

Course Dates

We are running our COSCA Certificate in Counselling Supervision in January in our Aberdeen and East Kilbride Venues.  The taught part of the course is held over three weekends and the class dates are below:


Weekend 1 - 27th/28th January 2024


Weekend 2 - 17th/18th February 2024


Weekend 3 - 23rd/24th March 2024