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The BACP CPD & Events Team research, plan and organise training days, conferences and exhibitions covering a broad spectrum of topics for the interest of those people in the counselling and psychotherapy field. With preferential rates for BACP members, we constantly strive to produce quality training opportunities.

Details of all our current events can be found on this website but for any further information or help with your booking, please don't hesitate to contact us.  

Student Event 'Bridging the gap' London  

BACP would like to invite you to attend this unique event which will help you 'bridge the gap' from training to qualified professional. The event is tailored to the needs of the students, providing the opportunity to proactively explore some of the options and openings available to you post qualification.

You will be able to create your own workshop schedule from our comprehensive programme, have the opportunity to book one-to-one appointments with key exhibitors and explore option available to you in the future. Students will also be able to attend taster talks sessions that will help you plan the next stage of your career.

To book your place or find out more about the event click here

An Evening with Susie Orbach

BACP would like invite members to come and spend an 'Evening with Susie Orbach' on 16 March 2017.

Following the format of a night at the theatre, evening registration will be from 18.45 with Susie's opening lecture style presentation starting at 19.30. Following a short interval, more of free flowing discussion and Q&A session will begin. The evening is scheduled to finish by 21.45.

About Susie: Professor Susie Orbach is a psychotherapist, founder of the Women's Therapy Centre in London; former Guardian columnist, visiting professor at the London School of Economics, author and social critic.

This evening lecture is free of charge for BACP members and you can take part in two different ways. Either join us live at Milton Court, London or view the evening online from the comfort of your own home.  

Attend the live event Live webcast

Certificate of Proficiency

If you are a current MBACP or individual member of BACP, interested in taking the Certificate of Proficiency (CoP) please visit the CoP webpages: to view available dates and locations.

If you are an accredited member of BACP or have completed a BACP accredited course, you do not need to take the CoP.  Please visit to check your eligibility to join the register.

If you have a query about the CoP please email 

Online CPD Webcasts

BACP webcasts are a great way to join with a diverse range of professionals for a shared online event experience as well as gaining low cost access to CPD. All BACP webcasts typically include CPD presentations, dedicated studio discussions, an online chat room during the live webcast and on-demand viewing of recordings for a limited time post event. To book a webcast please visit

Online Learning

Our new online CPD packages are a an excellent way to gain access to low cost, quality CPD from the comfort of your home or office. Interested in getting started in private practice? View our CPD packages page for information on new online learning available to guide you through preparing for, setting up and marketing your private practice.

'Working with....' days

The 'Working with...' series are opportunities for CPD delivered by a range of expert presenters, each on a specific client facing area of practice. The key feature of these one day events is that they are specifically tailored around the theme; offering a programme that flows logically through the topic and offering a range of knowledge and skills to apply to practice.

These events include dynamic and diverse presentations from around six to eight expert presenters, each bringing different professional insights and perspectives to the day. The audience size ranges up to 100 people, and there are opportunities for networking and discussion.

View upcoming 'Working with…' days on the events calendar.

Professional Development Days

Are you looking for opportunities to gain CPD? The BACP Professional Development Day programme comprises a number of varied titles being delivered across the UK.

The days have been designed to deliver valuable CPD opportunities with clearly defined learning outcomes that will develop practitioner skills in the specified areas. The days are interactive to enable every delegate to get maximum individual benefit from attending. To achieve this, expert tutors have been selected to deliver each day and numbers at each event are limited to a maximum of 25 delegates.

View a full list of PDD titles.

You can book your place online or contact us.