The British Psychological Society (BPS) Special Group in Coaching Psychology was re-designated as the Division of Coaching Psychology in November 2021. On becoming a Division, new professional pathways were launched leading to becoming Chartered Coaching Psychologist through experience and training in coaching psychology. This is at the Level 8 Standards in Coaching Psychology
The pathways leading to chartership are listed below:
- BPS Qualification in Coaching Psychology Stage One and Two (in development)
Stage One: A BPS accredited Masters degree in Coaching Psychology.
Stage Two: A BPS Qualification.
- Professional recognition route:
- A) Full professional recognition route (permanent route) to open in autumn 2022.
- B) Accelerated route (temporary route) open until 31st December 2024.