We provide a clear learning programme to take apprentices from entry through to the gateway for end-point assessment.  

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You can use our on-programme offer regardless of whether you are using Pearson as your end-point assessment organisation or not.  


The BTEC Level 5 Higher National Diploma in Healthcare Practice for England (Assistant Practitioner) is referenced against the Higher Apprenticeship Standard for the Healthcare Assistant Practitioner, published by the Institute for Apprenticeships, and can be taken as part of the on-programme element of the standard.

Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (EPUT) started delivering BTEC Higher Nationals in Healthcare Practice for England in 2019, shortly after the qualification was launched, and are the first Trust in the UK to deliver this qualification.

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English and maths qualifications

As both an vocational and academic awarding organisation, we can offer a wide range of English and maths qualifications in line with your standards’ requirements, from Functional Skills through to GCSEs.

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