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General Practice Assistant Accreditation

CPD and short courses (short course)

Blended learning

36 weeks part-time


Build the knowledge, understanding, and experience you need to be a safe, effective General Practice Assistant. Study part-time over 36 weeks with ARU.

Who should attend?

Our programme is for General Practice Assistants in the East of England. It will help you to develop context-specific and transferable skill sets while building your professional knowledge and understanding.


Dates are to be confirmed. We're currently operating a waiting list: please register your interest in future courses and we'll be in touch when dates are arranged.

Where you'll study

Your faculty

The Faculty of Health, Medicine and Social Care at ARU is primed to meet the demand for healthcare professionals, doctors, scientists and social workers in the East of England.

We've been training undergraduates for professional roles for over 25 years, with a reputation for quality, dedication and ambition balanced with student satisfaction.

We know that our students want the very best experiential learning, and we've invested heavily in purpose-built simulated wards, science labs and skills spaces, to support your learning every step of the way.

Where can I study?

Blended learning
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Study through a mix of face-to-face teaching and online sessions.

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Fees & funding

Course fees

Places are fully funded for successful candidates


Contact details

Entry requirements

This is a funded course for General Practice Assistants across the East of England.

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