Advice Giving in Non-Advice Agencies

Date tbc – 9.45am to 4pm

Members £100, Voluntary Sector £115 + VAT, All other £135 + VAT

Course Objectives

By the end of the sessions, participants will:

  • Understand the difference between advice, information, counselling etc.
  • Understand the basics of the advice giving process.
  • Be able to identify situations where they should refer clients elsewhere.
  • Be able to recognize emergency situations.
  • know how to work with clients effectively.

Course Content

  • Introduction
  • Advice and non- advice giving agencies.
  • The principles of advice.
  • The 6 stages of advice giving process.
  • Working with clients: building and maintaining trust and rapport with clients by good communication.
  • Referring and signposting clients.
  • Working with other agencies.
  • Emergencies.
  • Boundaries and responsibilities
  • When you shouldn’t give advice
  • Summary and questions

To make a booking, please complete the booking form attached below and forward to us at AdviceUK, 101E Universal House, 88-94 Wentworth Street, London E1 7SA or send it by email to

Attached documents

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