Healthcare Professions

Healthcare professionals are at the frontline of patient care. They work in dynamic environments and make a significant contribution to patient outcomes and public health.

  • We are in the top 10 for Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy in The Complete University Guide 2021.
  • Our multi-million-pound Alison Gingell Building features a mock ambulance, operating theatre and scrub room, therapy suites and community houses.
  • On successful completion of all courses (except Public Health), you will be eligible to apply to register with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
  • Dietetics, Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy are accredited by their relevant professional bodies.
  • Students on all courses (except Public Health) can apply to the NHS Learning Support Fund for a grant of £5,000 a year. Subject to eligibility, you do not need to pay this back.
  • We have strong links with local NHS trusts and other healthcare providers, such as private hospitals, hospices and community settings.

Our Healthcare Profession facilities

Alison Gingell

Alison Gingell Building

Get hands-on experience simulating real-life situations with our mock ambulance, community houses, operating theatre, scrub room, and therapy suites.

Community Houses

Community Houses

Our two full-size community homes can be used for sessions simulating working with patients outside of a hospital setting.

Operating theatre

Operating Theatre

We have set up our specialist facility to simulate real-life hospital surgery. It includes all the equipment needed train you as an effective operating department practitioner.

More than a course

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