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The Tavistock
and Portman
Digital Academy

Online courses. Connecting.
Challenging. Career enhancing.

Our offer

Our online courses reflect our unique teaching model: learning through experience, delivery by clinical educators, space for reflection and discussion.


A 1-hour live-streamed presentation, conversation or panel discussion.

Mini Course

A 5-hour certificated subject introduction you can complete at a time and pace that’s convenient for you.

Short Course

A 20-hour certificated course taught through a bespoke virtual learning environment, with live tutor discussion.

Trust Certificate

A year-long certificated course introducing key subject concepts to give you the core knowledge for progression onto a higher-level qualification or new career.

What you’ll gain

A wide range of courses and subjects created by clinical experts

The Digital Academy offers lots of different courses, at different levels and on different subjects, created by leading clinical educators in their field. We’re sure you’ll be able to discover a course that interests you in a format that works for you.

Affordable education and training from a leading NHS provider

Digital Academy courses start from £50, with a fee structure that’s been designed to enable accessibility and progression. We also offer Masterclass sessions delivered by clinicians that address topical issues and priority training needs.

Learn in a way that’s convenient for you

We want the Tavistock and Portman Digital Academy to fit around you and your lifestyle. Courses will be regularly run, with some available to sign up for whenever you want.  View or listen to lectures, complete exercises, discuss in live groups, take virtual notes, download supplementary files, and discuss course materials with your instructors and fellow students. 

Show off your achievement

When you finish a Digital Academy course, you will be awarded a certificate of achievement that you can share or print out!  Use it on your CV, post it on LinkedIn, and gain CPD learning hours for your career development.

Why the Tavistock and
Portman Digital Academy

The Tavistock and Portman changes lives. For 100 years, we have proudly been at the forefront of exploring mental health and wellbeing. Many therapies and practices used around the world to treat mental health problems were devised at the Tavistock and Portman and to this day, we continue to share our clinical expertise to help everyone in society.


The teachers at the Tavistock and Portman are incredible. The fact that they are practicing clinicians means the advice that they give is not static – it’s real and dynamic.
Sophie de Rosse
Trust Certificate student
Courses from the Tavistock and Portman have given me the expanded toolbox which will enable me to be more confident and competent in helping others to help themselves.
Syma Sandford
Short course student
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