Scientist Training Programme

The Scientist Training Programme (STP) is a three-year programme of work-based learning, supported by a University accredited master's degree.

Higher Specialist Scientist Training Programme

The Higher Specialist Scientist Training (HSST) programme is a bespoke five-year workplace-based training programme supported by a Doctoral level academic award.

Practitioner Training Programme

The Practitioner Training Programme (PTP) is a three-year BSc Honours undergraduate training scheme that includes work-based and academic learning.

Accredited Scientific Practice Programme

The Accredited Scientific Practice (ASP) programme enables employers to develop bespoke short courses to meet training needs within the Healthcare Science workforce.


We act as a focus for the Healthcare Science Apprenticeship Programme and will coordinate further communication and information, as implementation of these Standards moves forward.