Mammography Associate Apprenticeship

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The Mammography Associate apprenticeship is a twelve-month (minimum) Level 4 training programme. Following completion, Mammography Associates will be qualified to work within the breast imaging workforce undertaking routine two-view mammography in a hospital, mobile breast screening unit or medical centre.

The End-Point Assessment (EPA) plan is designed to accompany the Apprenticeship Standard for Mammography Associate at Level 4. It provides synoptic assessment of the achievement of knowledge, skills and behaviours outlined in the standard.

Mammography associate apprenticeship training courses are currently being offered by:

Health Education England, working across the North East in partnership with the National Breast Imaging Academy, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust. Our next intake is in March 2022. Find out more about our course here

South Thames College in partnership with St. George’s Hospital, London:

https://www.south-thames.ac.uk/images/apprenticeship-pdf-documents/L4_Mammography_Associate_Practitioner_Apprenticeship_Flyer_p1.pdf

Jarvis Breast Centre Education and Training Department in partnership with The Royal Free NHS Trust:

https://www.breast-screening.surrey.nhs.uk/Training

Health Education England, working across the North East in partnership with Nottingham Breast Institute:

https://www.nuh.nhs.uk/education-at-nottingham-breast-institute

We are now closed to applications for our March 2022 cohort.  Our next cohort will be September 2022, please contact us at breastacademy@mft.nhs.uk  for more information.