Are you caring, practical and have attention to detail? Do you enjoy working with people and as part of a team?

RGU Clinical Skills CentreOur Access to Health Professions will help you develop your knowledge of health professions by exploring the patient’s journey from initial injury, to diagnosis, rehabilitation and return to independent living.

Working in our fully equipped practical learning environment you will have the opportunity to gain hands on experience of:

  • Planning seamless patient care
  • First line resuscitation
  • Digital radiography
  • Physiotherapy analysis and treatments
  • Occupational therapy rehabilitation
  • Pharmacy Practise
  • Nutrition & Dietetics
  • Professional standards and values

Where: Faculty of Health and Social Care, RGU Garthdee Campus

When: Wednesday 4.30-6.30 October-December

Applications for 2017 have now closed and our 2018 recruitment will begin in May.

For more information on Access To programmes please contact Kaisa Macdonald on 01224 263 045,

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The programme is beneficial for pupils interested in studying any degree in health care but it mainly provides an insight into degree level study in one of our health courses:

Diagnostic Radiography BSc (Hons)

Occupational Therapy BSc (Hons)

Physiotherapy BSc (Hons)

Pharmacy MPharm

Nutrition and Dietetics BSc (Hons)

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