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Choosing and applying for an approved programme

We encourage anyone who is interested in becoming a health and care professional to find out more about the profession they are interested in. If you have a disability you may find it helpful to find out about the support available during training and working in your chosen profession.


You might find it helpful to speak to:


Applying for an approved programme

When you apply, you should consider disclosing your disability to the course provider.

Education providers have a responsibility to enable you to tell them about your disability in a safe and confidential way. It is your decision whether you do so. We strongly recommend that you do.

If you do let the education provider know about your disability, they will contact you to discuss your needs. They will assess your overall application and consider its responsibilities, including making reasonable adjustments if necessary.

For example: