The City CBT – Cognitive Behavioural Coaching Diploma Qualification

The training will take place over six weekends from September 2018 until March 2019

Weekend One: 29th/30th September 2018

Weekend Two: 27th/ 28th October 2018

Weekend Three: 24/25th November 2018

Weekend Four: : 12/13th January 2019

Weekend Five: 9/10th February 2019

Weekend Six: 9/10th March 2019


Our senior lecturers are leading global cognitive behavioural expert, Professor Windy Dryden and corporate coaching expert and founder of City CBT Coaching College, Nicola Martin. Together they will offer in-depth training on how to become “top coaches”. Under the CBT umbrella, they will be focusing on RECBT (Rational Emotive Cognitive Behavioural Therapy) strategies.

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Entry requirements

This is a challenging course and will require dedication and hard work. We do not require specific previous qualifications. However, we recommend that students have a basic understanding of CBC principles prior to joining. A recommended book list will be provided at the outset of the course.

To be awarded our CB Coaching Diploma the following criteria needs to be met:-

  • Successful completion of 12 days (60 hours) training.  If you are unable to attend a class for any reason the tuition must be made up in a way to be agreed with the City CBT office
  • 2,000 word case study
  • 2,000 word Personal Coaching Model
  • One audio recording of a live coaching session with transcript and a 1,000 word critical review/reflection – different from the case study
  • Supervision – Minimum of 2 sessions validated by completion of a log signed by your supervisor. The supervision fee to be paid directly to your Supervisor and is additional to course costs
  • After each weekend a series of learning outcome questions is to be completed by the student prior to the next training weekend to ensure that they are assimilating and understanding the information presented
  • During the course, it is expected that the building blocks of CBT will be practised in between weekends to consolidate the learnt skills

Please note:-  We are currently in communication with the Professional Development Foundation (PDF) in order to obtain fast track accreditation and as such the criteria may change slightly.