CPD Standards Office Provider Number: 22289

Category: Coaching Programmes & Solutions, Mental Health & Wellbeing, Personal & Professional Development


Based at St Charles’s Centre in West London, Spectra is a peer-led (LGBTQI) organisation with a 20-year service history.

In April 2019 Spectra launched a four-year Trans Empowerment & Support Programme and our peer services include:

1-2-1 support, and counselling, peer mentoring, referral and signposting to relevant partners, talks and workshops and monthly social groups across 3 London locations.

Other core services offered by Spectra include:

Outreach Services, sexual health and HIV testing

Accredited Activities:

  • 1-day Spectra Mentoring Course

Who Should Attend:

The 1-day Spectra Mentoring Course recognizes the expert by experience skills of individuals who identify as trans, gender non-confirming, and /or non-binary and prepares them to provide 1 to 1 support to peer individuals. The qualification is designed to indicate that successful candidates have the appropriate learning, knowledge, training, and skills to act as mentors, including as peer mentors, and enable progression to a mentoring role, whether paid or voluntary within Spectra or external.

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