Section 12(2) and Approved Clinician Training

The College has developed eLearning Section 12(2) and Approved Clinician Induction Courses.

You can find more information about these courses and register your interest to receive updates on future dates on our Section 12 and Approved Clinician Training page.


All Section 12(2) and Approved Clinician courses are supported by experienced Solicitors, AMHPs, and Consultant Psychiatrists.

Does completing a course mean you are accredited?

Attending one of these courses is only part of the process to becoming accredited.

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.

If you have any queries please contact us on 0208 618 4126. 

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