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.

Watch recordings from our online Student event 2021 ‘Bridging the gap’ until 11.30pm on Monday 31 May 2021.

Take the next step from training to become a qualified professional. You’ll also have the opportunity to hear from different BACP departments, exhibitors and experienced practitioners with some inspirational messages.

Hear from the experts

Learn from experienced practitioners as they share valuable lessons they’ve learned while working as counselling professionals, as well as 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. Watch presentations on navigating a successful career, setting up in private practice, self-care & personal development and much more.

View the programme

Watch a taster


"One of my objectives was to learn something valuable that I could take away and it’s surpassed my expectations in that respect" Kris Ambler, BACP Workforce Lead and Online event host

"The student conference is one of my favorite BACP events" Natalie Bailey, BACP Chair

"Today is about you, you are the future of counselling and psychotherapy" Hadyn Williams, BACP CEO


This year's event is sponsored by Towergate Insurance.


  • £25(including VAT) for BACP members 
  • £50(including VAT) for non-members

If you are a BACP Member:

  • login to your account
  • add the conference to cart
  • proceed to payment

If you are not a BACP member you will need to create an account. 

This can be done by:

  • clicking on the 'To book a place' pink box at the top of the web page,
  • sign up and create an account
  • add the conference to your cart
  • proceed to payment