Working with patients to improve their range of movement, and promote health and wellbeing
This standard needs a training provider who is recognised by the associated approval body. Please check with the training provider for further details.
6 (equivalent to bachelor's degree)
- Typical length
- 48 months
- Current funding band
Up to £24,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
- Entry requirements
Candidates will need at least 3 A levels at grades A* to C including biology or equivalent. They must also pass enhanced security checks.
- What apprentices will learn
- how to assess, diagnose and treat people
- physiotherapy approaches to the whole body including musculoskeletal, neurological, cardiovascular and respiratory systems
- designing and providing individual and group rehabilitation activities
- managing clinical caseloads
- health and safety requirements
- Professional registration
Apprentices will be eligible to apply for:
- registration to practise as a physiotherapist with the Health and Care Professions Council
- membership and chartered status with the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy
- How apprentices are assessed
A government-approved organisation must assess apprentices towards the end of their apprenticeship.
This end-point assessment ensures apprentices achieve the skills, training and any qualifications necessary to complete their apprenticeship.
You can download the assessment plan from the Institute for Apprenticeships. There are no end-point assessment organisations for this apprenticeship yet. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you urgently need an end-point assessment organisation.
- More Information
The Institute for Apprenticeships has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.