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Members Telephone Enquiries

It is expected that members will have already consulted the information and guidelines available to answer basic queries before utilising this service.

Please see the new accreditation phone service times.

To use the service, please call 0161 705 4304 then press option 1.

(For enquiries from non members, please contact the accreditation service via the Accreditation Contact Form above)

Essential Information

Accreditation Process

Applicant's Responsibilities

Accreditation Fees

Minimum Training Standards

Leave of Absence

Core Professions


Contact Accreditation Team


Accreditation queries are prioritised first for members then by date of receipt. If you are a member please ensure you indicate this and include your membership number.

You should expect a response within 28 days


Applicants for Provisional Accreditation must be a Member of BABCP. Although it is possible to apply for both at the same time, it is advisable to become a member as soon as possible.

Learn more about becoming a member


A Supervisor's Report should be signed and dated within 1 month prior to application. An out of date Supervisor's Report (older than 1 month) will delay the accreditation process.

A Professional Reference should be signed and dated within 3 months prior to application. An out of date Professional Reference (older than 3 months) will delay the accreditation process.

Ensure all relevant documents are signed and dated. Some documents require a signature in multiple places.

Incomplete or un-signed applications will be returned.