January 2023 Information

Read more about our BTEC L5 January 2023 Intake

January 2023 Offer

Black Friday Offer

Pay your deposit by 25 November 2022 to save £164 on your BACP student membership.

We will refund you £164 once your January course starts. This will cover 2 years of student membership with the BACP.

1 year and 2 year Start Dates

Course Start Dates

Our course start dates are the same across the country.


Level 5 - January - Full-time 1 Year Course

Tuesday, 31 January 2023 10AM - 4PM


Level 5 - January - Part-time 2 Year Course

Saturday, 28 January 2023 10AM - 4PM





Next steps...

Application Process

Application Process

1 ] Submit your application through our online form. We'll then get in touch with you.

2 ] Pay the interview fee of £50 ( This is non-refundable unless the course is deemed unsuitable for the student, you could be entitled to a refund. However, if the course is deemed suitable for the student and they wish to progress onto the course, the £50 interview fee will be taken off the amount for the course.)* 

3 ] To secure your place, pay your full course deposit of £700 to secure your place on the course.



Details on discounts and payment plans

Course Cost

Payment Options


Please note the course fee in Cardiff and Croydon is slightly different.

Find out more about our centres

Location Information

To find out specific centre information please visit our location page and click on the centre closest to you.

Book your interview today and change your life

Book your Interview

You can now book your Level 5 interview online.

Simply click here to book.

This is an informal interview where one of our counselling tutors will take the opportunity to learn more about you and your counselling aspirations.

As this is a direct entry course it is important that we recruit with integrity and ensure you have the skills, resilience and ability to fully immerse yourself into this training.

Interviews are 30 minutes and are done virtually, you will be sent a link to click, similar to Teams.

NB. You still need to complete an application form.