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Mammography Associate

Operating specialist equipment used to screen people for breast cancer.

Summary of this apprenticeship standard

Level

4 (equivalent to certificate of higher education)

Typical length
12 months
Current funding band
Up to £5,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements

Set by employer. Subject to Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks

What apprentices will learn
  • how to operate specialised mammography equipment safely
  • to produce high quality mammography images
  • patient dignity and care
  • deal calmly with all types of people
  • promote and maintain professional practice
Qualifications

Before taking their end-point assessment, apprentices must have achieved level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSE grades 3 to 1 or D to G)

Professional registration

None specified.

End-Point Assessment
View a list of end-point assessment organisations for this standard
Organisation Phone Number Email
Pearson Education Limited +44 (0) 7879 602674
More Information

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