We would strongly advise you to check with your local NHS Specialist Mental Health Approvals Lead for information on the criteria for approval/re-approval, and to confirm which course is suitable for your requirements before registering for a course.
Who is the course for?
This course is suitable for psychiatrists of all grades, psychologists, social workers, occupational therapists and nurses who meets the prescribed professional requirements to apply to become an Approved Clinician under the Mental Health Act 1983.
Please read our Frequently Asked Questions for further information on eligibility and the approval process.
What format is the course?
The course is made up of six eLearning modules, hosted on CPD Online. The online modules will be available to access and complete from 15 July. Registered participants will receive a link to access the course on 15 July.
Please note that the live Q&A webinar is a mandatory component to the course.
Please read our Frequently Asked Questions for further information.
How to book
Booking is now open for the online Approved Clinician Induction course.
The cost of this course is £375.
Payment can be made by credit/debit card online.
Please contact Isabel.Brinsden@rcpsych.ac.uk with any booking enquiries.
Please note that the College does NOT invoice for course registration fees.
Please read our terms and conditions before booking.
How to access the course
The online course will be available to access and complete from 15 July 2020. Once you have registered, you will receive further instructions on how to access the course.
Please make sure to activate the link before the course is available to access on the 15 July 2020
Next Steps after activation:
Please book onto a live webinar:
The webinars will take place at the following times:
Tuesday 28 July 9-10:30am
Tuesday 28 July 4-5:30pm
Tuesday 4 August 9-10:30am
Tuesday 4 August 4-5:30pm
Tuesday 11 August 9-10:30am
Tuesday 11 August 4-5:30pm
Once you have registered for the course you will be invited to book onto a live webinar session.
Please contact Isabel.Brinsden@rcpsych.ac.uk with any enquiries.