Please note – every effort is made to update all the documents on a regular basis as our crieria develop and change, however, if you do notice any inconsistency or ambiguity please do contact us. Please ensure you are working from the latest version of the documents.

COSRT Strategic Plan 2013-2016

COSRT Statement on Equality

COSRT Ethical Fundraising Policy and Procedure

COSRT Risk Policy

COSRT Committee Expenses Form

COSRT Documents

Approval of CPD training days and conferences

Advertising online for courses and CPD

Annual Report and accounts

Membership Documents


General Membership

Accredited Membership

Rule-for-annual-audit |20.11.16

Below are the theorectical syllabus and clinical comptencies which those applying for Accreditataion will have to demonstrate that they meet.

COSRT Theoretical Knowledge Syllabus | 14.03.18

**Please note that from January 2018 the clinical hours criteria will be changing **

From January 2018

To achieve COSRT Accreditation the following clinical hours are required.

450 hours of clinical practice at a ration of 1:6 are required for those who have not completed any significant clinical hours before undertaking training.

Trainees who have completed Accreditation, or its equivalence, with BACP, UKCP HCPC i.e. 450 hours of clinical work prior to training, will need to complete 320 clinical hours for COSRT accreditation at a ration of 1:6


There are two routes to COSRT accreditation:

  1. Category One: for those who have successfully completed a COSRT approved course.
  2. Category Two: for those who have not undertaken a COSRT approved course.

 This section is undergoing a review for accreditation application, please contact Anne Buggy

UKCP Registration

Other Accreditation Documents

Supervisor Accreditation Documents

Grandparenting Route: Applicants with extensive experience of supervision who do not have a specific qualification as per the below documents, will be assessed on a case by case basis. Please complete the application form and also send CV, a list of all trainings undertaken with certificates where possible and details of training contact hours and curriculum, along with all your experience of supervision.This route will be available for a limited period from September 2016 to December 2018

**Extended to July 2019**

Proposal to Fellowship Procedure