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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
View a list of end-point assessment organisations for this standard
Organisation Phone Number Email
Liverpool John Moores University 0151 2312840
University of Bradford 01274 236441
Manchester Metropolitan University
Aston University
University of Sunderland 0191 515 2649
HEE National School of Healthcare Science 0121 695 2529
Sheffield Hallam University 0114 225 6600
University of Wolverhampton
University of Salford
Middlesex University
University of the West of England 01173283653
University of Cumbria
More Information

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