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Podiatrist (Degree)

Diagnose and treat foot and ankle problems

Regulated standard

This standard needs a training provider who is recognised by the associated approval body. Please check with the training provider for further details.

Summary of this apprenticeship standard


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

3 A levels or equivalent qualifications.

What apprentices will learn
  • assess and diagnose conditions
  • create treatment plans for patients
  • carry out treatments and minor surgery
  • detailed record keeping
  • deal calmly with all types of people
  • podiatry degree
Professional registration

Health and Care Professions Council to register and practice as a podiatrist in the UK.

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 and Technical Education. There are no end-point assessment organisations for this apprenticeship yet. Please email if you urgently need an end-point assessment organisation.

More Information

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