Taught course

Advanced Supervision (PGCert)

University of Southampton · Faculty of Environmental and Life Sciences

Entry requirements

A 2:2 honours degree (or its international equivalent) in psychology or a related subject, with relevant clinical training and experience. You must also be working in a mental health support team or a children and young people’s mental health service. You should either currently be supervising or have intentions to begin supervising low intensity CBT staff.

Months of entry


Course content

Explore Adcanced Supervision at a global top 100* university.

This certificate in advanced supervision training is designed to support clinicians working in mental health settings. You'll learn to supervise trainee and qualified low intensity cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) staff in mental health support teams.
You'll gain an understanding of what makes for good supervision and what qualities are needed to become a competent clinical supervisor, incorporating pedagogical methods. Training is provided in two common types of supervision at a low intensity level, and we support trainee supervisor’s to put theory into practice.
You'll graduate primed to take the next step in your career.
*QS World University Rankings 2023.

Information for international students

English language requirements: band C, IELTS 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in all components.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGCert
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

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