Northern Hub

We are delighted to be offering some of our courses at the new Waverley Abbey College Northern Hub in Bradford for 2020.

Our new Northern Hub is based at The Church on the Way, 158 Bradford Road, Idle, Bradford, West Yorkshire BD10 8S.

The courses that are planned for 2020 are listed below:

Introduction to Christian Care and Counselling (ICCC) course – Bradford

  • For anyone exploring training with a view to becoming a professional counsellor
  • Learn more about yourself from a biblical perspective
  • Learn to listen more effectively
  • Taught by practising counsellors


If you have a heart to help people through listening and counselling, the ICCC course teaches basic counselling principles for everyday life within a Christian context, and will help you to discern whether to take your counselling training further.

Dates:  Five consecutive Saturdays in 2020: 30 May, 6, June, 13 June, 20, June, 27 June
Time: 9:30am – 5pm. Registration from 9.00am.
Cost: £195
Venue: The Church on the Way, 158 Bradford Road, Idle, Bradford, West Yorkshire BD10 8SA

To apply email or call 01252 784719

Coming up in 2020

Vocational Training in Counselling

Waverley Certificate in Christian Counselling
One year part-time, in Bradford
From 4 February 2020 we are running this course in Bradford. Taught one day a week, for 30 weeks, this course gives an introduction to theory and the Waverley Integrative Framework. The course can give access to both the second year of the Higher Education Diploma in Counselling and potentially the MA Counselling, currently offered at Waverley Abbey House.

Higher Education Diploma in Counselling
Three years, part-time, one day a week. Starting 4 February 2020 in Bradford.

Successful completion of this programme will lead to the award of a Dip HE and will enable you to apply for professional accreditation* once the requirement of clinical hours has been met.

This programme is quality assured by Middlesex University and you will receive a Middlesex award on successful completion.

*Awarding accredited status is at the discretion of the professional body


CWR Insight Days

Our popular Insight days will be coming to Bradford in 2020 too.
Our popular Insight days will be coming to Bradford in 2020 too. The Insight Days have been developed in response to the great need to help people understand and work through key issues that many struggle with. The courses draw on real-life case studies, biblical examples and counselling practices and offer insight on important mental health issues.

Disappointment and Loss
Saturday 28 March
10am – 5pm, registration from 9.30am , cost £20

Honesty Over Silence conference
Saturday 16 May
10am – 4.30pm, cost £30.  Early bird available, call for details

Depression and Anxiety
Saturday 26 September
10am – 5pm, cost £20

Keep an eye out for future dates in Bradford on or call 01252 784719.

The Hub is led by Liz Mole BA (Hons) Counselling, MA in Relational Counselling and Psychotherapy, who has many years’ experience as a counsellor in private practice and has been a tutor on the BA (Hons) Counselling programme at Waverley Abbey College.

Liz is supported by a team of local tutors and the college Registry team based at Waverley Abbey House in Farnham, Surrey. They will help make your application process as straightforward as possible.

Students will have access to a wealth of study material through the college’s Virtual Learning Environment and online Library. On some courses, lectures in specialist areas will be live streamed from Waverley Abbey House.

For more information about your study options email: or call 01252 784739