First Contact Practitioner (Musculoskeletal, Occupational Therapy, Paramedics and Podiatry) – Update on PgCert programmes
First Contact Practitioner Pathways in:
  • Musculoskeletal
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Paramedics
  • Podiatry*
We are delighted that we now have three FCP offers available.
Expected first delivery dates will be October 2022.
*In development with implementation expected in 2023. 
We will be updating this webpage soon, publishing the date after which applications will be accepted.
In the meantime anyone wishing to be placed on an enquirer list is advised to please contact
The University of Plymouth is not accepting direct applications for HEE funded FCP applications presently.
Anyone interested in single module study ahead of the FCP awards can currently view our CPD offer.

Information event 

There was a Zoom event held on 11 August, which featured a presentation about the new programmes, information around funding, the admissions processes and a chance to meet the programme leads. 
For those who were unable to attend the event was recorded. 
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You can contact the Professional Development Unit with any queries

Prospective student enquiries:
Current student enquiries:
Professional Development Unit, Level 4 Rolle Building, University of Plymouth, Drake Circus, Plymouth, PL4 8AA, United Kingdom.
Monday – Thursday 8:30–17:00 and Friday 8:30–16:30.