How to watch the webcast

This event has now passed.

If you've already booked, please log in and scroll down to view the on-demand service. This will be available until 11.30pm on Monday 31st May 2021.

If you aren't booked on but would like to view the on-demand service, book onto the event and you will also then be able to view the videos at the bottom of this page.

What's included

It’s time to plan the next steps of your career.

Come and join us online for the 2021 student event ‘Bridging the gap’ on Friday 26th and Saturday 27th February 2021. The event is designed to help you take the next step from training to become a qualified professional. By creating your own workshop schedule, the flexible programme allows you to plan a day that best suits you.

You’ll also have the opportunity to hear from different departments within BACP, exhibitors and experience practitioners with some inspirational messages.

Hear from the experts…

Take the opportunity to hear from experienced practitioners who will be sharing valuable lessons they’ve learned while working as counselling professionals. They’ll also be sharing stories of the things they wish they’d known when graduating.

Each practitioner comes from a different background and offers a unique perspective on life working in the counselling professions.

View the programme

This year's event is sponsored by Towergate Insurance.

The programme for this year is split between two strand and will aim to cover areas such as navigating a successful career, setting up in private practice, self-care & personal development and much more.

The live stream will begin at 9.30am on both days and will finish at 3.45pm on Friday and 4.00pm on the Saturday.


Please book your place online.

Your booking also gives you access to the on-demand service. If you can’t join live on the day, you'll be able to access the on-demand service that will launch on 1st March 2021 and close on 31st May 2021.