Taught course

Senior Wellbeing Practitioner PG Dip

UCL - University College London · Division of Psychology and Language Sciences

Entry requirements

Normally a minimum of an upper second-class honours Bachelor’s degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard, in a relevant subject e.g. psychology or another health/social care/youth related undergraduate degree. A recognised professional qualification and role in a relevant subject (e.g. Child Wellbeing Practitioner, Educational Mental Health Practitioner, etc.) is also required.

A registerable professional qualification in a relevant subject (e.g. medicine, psychology, social work) from a UK university or overseas professional qualification of an equivalent standard may also be accepted.

Candidates will need to be qualified EMHPs (Graduate/Postgraduate Diploma) or CWPs (Graduate/Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma) with ideally, two years of post-qualification experience, however candidates with less experience are encouraged to apply if they have enough relevant experience. They will be competent or accredited in the clinical models that they are supervising. Candidates must have been successful in applying for a locally created Senior Wellbeing Practitioner role.

The English language level for this programme is: Level 2.

Further information can be found on our English language requirements page.

Pre-Master's and Pre-sessional English

UCL Pre-Master's and Pre-sessional English courses are for international students who are aiming to study for a postgraduate degree at UCL. The courses will develop your academic English and academic skills required to succeed at postgraduate level.

Months of entry


Course content

The Dip Senior Wellbeing Practitioner (SWP) PG Dip course is a two year part-time post-graduate diploma, commissioned by NHS England (NHSE) with a view to developing the careers and employability of those trained on Children and Young People\'s Mental Health CYP-MH (previously CYP-IAPT) Low Intensity Trainings, such as PG Cert / PG Dip CYP Psychological Wellbeing Practice (CWP) and PG Dip Educational Mental Health Practitioner (EMHP) courses.

Fees and funding

Please see UCL website for full information about fees and costs for this programme.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGDip
    part time
    24 months
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

+44 (0) 20 3370 1214