Guidance

Allied health profession support apprenticeships

Types of apprenticeships that you can apply for in allied health profession support.

Various support roles work alongside allied health professionals such as physiotherapists, radiographers, podiatrists, speech and language therapists, and occupational therapists to provide patient care in a range of settings including clinics, people’s homes or hospitals.

Training opportunities

You can work as a:

  • healthcare assistant
  • healthcare support worker
  • clinical support worker
  • therapy assistant
  • therapy helper

This apprenticeship includes qualifications at QCF Level 3. The average duration for completion is 18 months.

Types of apprenticeships

You can train roles like:

  • healthcare assistant
  • healthcare support worker
  • clinical support worker
  • therapy assistant
  • therapy helper

Apply for a allied health profession support apprenticeship

You can become an apprentice in England if you’re:

  • 16 or over
  • eligible to work in England
  • not in full-time education