Are you a member yet? Membership is open to all and is the first step towards accreditation.
To apply for accreditation, you need BABCP recognised professional background in mental health. We call this Core Profession. Alternatively, we also recognise equivalent training and experience in mental health. This is known as KSA. If you are eligible to take this route, you will provide a portfolio of evidence to be assessed.
The purpose of the KSA route is to open up accreditation to applicants from a wide a range of backgrounds and experience.
Please follow the link below to instructions for how to submit and pay for your application for Provisional Accreditation and KSA portfolio.
Applications are expected to have recent dates on references. However, due to the Covid19 pandemic, your application will still be accepted if the signatures are dated on or after 16 February 2020.
This document should be provided to referees who you are asking to provide a reference. The Instructions for Online submission (above) explain alternatives to signatures if you these are not possible during the Covid 19 pandemic.