The Healthcare Practice Foundation Degree course equips professionals to work as an associate practioner/maternity support worker and to progress their career within the health and social care sector.

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Two years, full time


Apply to: St George's, University of London


Open to UK applicants. Not open to non-EU (international) students


Study location: St George's, University of London


This programme is not accepting applications


This course enables students to develop transferable core healthcare skills and knowledge in a chosen field. The qualification is awarded by St George's, University of London and teaching provided by the Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education .


The Nursing Associate Programme is an apprenticeship based course and requires you to be in substantive employment in a relevant post prior to, and throughout, the two-year program.

  • Designed and delivered in partnership with local employers and service users.
  • We share our main campus with one of the largest teaching hospitals in the UK, so you will be integrated into a professional healthcare environment from day one.
  • Taught in partnership with Kingston University . You will benefit from a large, multi-faculty experience combined with the health science expertise of St George's.


2018/19 Entry UK and EU students: £7,500 per year*

*Tuition fees are liable to increase each year. Fees will not normally increase by more than 5% each year, except when the rate of inflation is significantly more than that projected in the preceding year. Fees for Home students are likely to increase each year as permitted by the government, which will normally be in line with inflation.

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Last Updated: Monday, 04 September 2017 16:06