Taught course


University of Worcester · Institute of Education

Entry requirements

  • Possess at least a lower second-class Honours degree, or an equivalent professional qualification.
  • Be able to provide evidence of substantial experience within a relevant professional role.
  • Be able to provide evidence of your professional accountability, relating to a relevant code of conduct, ethical framework or code of practice.

Please see the University website for comprehensive entry requirements.

Months of entry


Course content

Delivered at Iron Mill College in Exeter, this course offers a lively, enjoyable and supportive learning experience for people working in the helping professions, delivered by highly experienced tutors.

You will develop the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to enable competence and creativity in the provision of professional supervision for individuals and groups.

Key features

  • Helps experienced practitioners in helping professions gain the knowledge, skills and abilities needed for excellence and creativity in their provision of professional supervision.
  • Offers opportunities to develop an advanced, critical understanding of the theory and development of a wide range of practice competencies, associated with clinical supervision.
  • Gives an understanding of a variety of structures and contexts, such as private practice, organisational and line management supervision, as well as individual, peer and group supervision.
  • This course is based on the principle that at its best, supervision is a time for supervisees to grow, share, celebrate, learn and gain support.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Admissions Office
01905 855111