Our Purpose is to provide high quality, professional and regulated training in Equine Facilitated Learning and Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy for those who wish to become EFP/L practitioners. Aiming to enable our Graduates to create ethical, safe, healing client experiences.
LEAP has been leading the field of Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy and Learning for over a decade, and is the longest standing UK based organisation. We have been leading the way with professional & ethical training since 2012.
What makes us unique is that our framework and approach is the result of extensive work with adults, young people and corporate groups since 2009. Over a 1000 civets have completed therapeutic and learning programmes with LEAP and countless more in our ever expanding Graduate network around the world.
Our teaching team are all experienced Equine Facilitated Practitioners in the field of EFP and EFL. Each have a wealth of experience to share with trainees. To learn more about the team click here.
Accrediting and Awarding Bodies
ACCPH is an independent professional body and register for counsellors, coaches, psychotherapists and hypnotherapists. Our courses are Accredited by ACCPH and all LEAP Registered Practitioners can also apply for membership after graduation.
Our profile page can be accessed via this link.
The British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy (BACP) is an independent organisation and professional body for counsellors and psychotherapists in the UK.. They’re not only a charity but also an accrediting body that set certain standards and codes of ethics for counsellors and psychotherapists to adhere to. LEAP Organisational membership demonstrates our commitment to professional, ethical and safe practise in all aspect of our work as we adhere to the BACP Ethical Framework and Good Practise.
Membership number 00179360.
Crossfields Institute is the awarding organisation for these qualifications and is regulated by Ofqual (the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation). The Institute develops specialist qualifications which aim to support the development of autonomous learners with the intellectual rigour, practical skills, social responsibility and ability to think creatively and act decisively. The Institute is also a higher education institute (HEI) and works in partnerships with universities in the UK and overseas.The Crossfields Institute Level 5 Diploma in Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy: The LEAP Method is the first and only Ofqual regulated qualification specifically designed for mental health professionals in the UK.
To learn more about Crossfields, visit www.crossfieldsinstitute.com
OFQUAL are responsible for regulating recognised qualifications in the UK, they ensure standards and confidence in training course. Responsible for making sure that regulated qualifications reliably indicate the knowledge, skills and understanding students have demonstrate, assessments and exams show what a student has achieved, people have confidence in the qualifications that OFQUAL regulate. LEAP are registered and regulated, part our commitment to professional and high quality training provision.