Course Overview

Do you wish to start the process of pursuing a job as a bereavement counsellor?

Have you ever lost a loved one to death, or do you know someone who has? 

Do you wish to assist or counsel someone who is experiencing grief? 

The course on Bereavement and Grief Counselling focuses on death and loss and then discusses how it affects people. After completing the course, you will be equipped with the knowledge and experience necessary to comprehend, assist, and deal with people who are grieving a death or other significant loss.

Taking this Bereavement and Grief Counselling course would be extremely beneficial if you are already a professional counsellor and work with bereaved clients. In other words, everyone who might be experiencing troubles with loss and grieving may benefit from your service. 

A grief counsellor’s primary responsibility would be to assist and support a person who is grieving as they move through the phases of grief without any difficulties. The counsellor would assist the person in acknowledging their loss and discussing how they feel to help them get through the mourning process without any problems.


Learning Outcomes

After completing the course, students will be able to:

  • Recognise many types of loss and counselling concepts.
  • Understand the repercussions of unexpected death.
  • Learn how different losses can result in a range of emotional responses.
  • Learn about several types of grief therapy and counselling methods.
  • Understand the differences between children’s and adults’ reactions to grief
  • Learn how to employ techniques used in professional grief counselling.

Assessment and Certification

At the end of the course, you will be required to sit for an online multiple-choice test. Your test will be assessed automatically and immediately so that you will instantly know whether you have been successful. After you have successfully passed the final exam, you will be able to order an Accredited Certificate of Achievement at an additional cost of £19 for a PDF copy and £29 for an original print copy sent to you by post or for both £39.


Career Path

It’s quite well known that this extensive course on Bereavement and Grief Counselling helps people get ready for work chances in the UK. It also helps you develop your career in the relevant sector. This online course will help one to develop the skills necessary to do a better job. Salary ranges for jobs requiring a similar level of knowledge in the UK today range from £22,000 to £40,000 per year. It could be useful for any related industry job, such as:

  • Psychological Support Therapist
  • Bereavement Support Lead
  • Bereavement Customer Support Analyst
Bereavement and Grief Counselling



Course Curriculum

Module 01: Concept of Counselling
Concept of Counselling 00:10:00
Module 02: Bereavement and Grief in Life
Bereavement and Grief in Life 00:10:00
Module 03: When Does Grief Begin?
When does grief begin 00:10:00
Module 04: Effect of Sudden Death
Effect of Sudden Death 00:10:00
Module 05: Mourning Specific Losses
Mourning Specific Losses 00:10:00
Module 06: Complicated Grief Reactions Part 1
Complicated Grief Reactions Part 1 00:10:00
Module 07: Complicated Grief Reactions Part 2
Complicated Grief Reactions Part 2 00:10:00
Module 08: Special Issues in Grief
Special Issues in Grief 00:10:00
Module 09: Children and Grief
Children and Grief 00:10:00
Module 10: Professional Help for Adults
Professional Help for Adults 00:10:00
Module 11: Grief Counselling and Grief Resolution
Grief Counselling and Grief Resolution 00:10:00
Module 12: Ethical Issues in Grief Counselling Practice
Ethical Issues in Grief Counselling Practice 00:10:00

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