• Band 4 NHS Careers Framework
  • Higher Apprentice model with trainees spending their time on day release to undertake 2 year foundation degree training programme
  • Core and specialist modules tailored to intended area of practice.
  • Care Certificate built into the degree
  • Supervised practice throughout training to completion of the Programme - assessed by a trained mentor,
  • Standard entry route for an AP is employment at Band 2/3 in their first year of training, progressing to Band 3 in year two and, on successful completion at the end of year 2, progressing to Band 4 responsibilities.

Higher Apprenticeship Healthcare Assistant Practitioner Programme overview

Education Programme