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Healthcare Science Practitioner

Supporting the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of medical conditions.

Summary of this apprenticeship standard


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

  • 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

There are no end point assessment organisations for this standard yet. There is a monthly application process for organisations interested in delivering end-point assessment. New organisations are added regularly.

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