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Healthcare Science Practitioner

Supporting the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of medical conditions.

Summary of this apprenticeship standard

Level

6 (equivalent to bachelor's degree)

Typical length
36 months
Current funding band
Up to £27,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements

Set by employer.

What apprentices will learn
  • complex specialist clinical procedures

  • how to carry out clinical tests and analyse results

  • developing technical standard operating procedures

  • treatment monitoring

  • effective communication skills

Qualifications
  • apprentices must have achieved an approved healthcare science degree before taking their end-point assessment

  • before taking their end-point assessment apprentices must have achieved level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSEs at grades A* to C)

Professional registration

None specified.

End Point Assessment
View a list of end point assessment organisations for this standard
Organisation Phone Number Email
University of Sunderland 0191 515 2649
HEE National School of Healthcare Science 0121 695 2529
Sheffield Hallam University 0114 225 6600
More Information

The Institute for Apprenticeships has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.