570. Approved qualifications.

A person is to be regarded as having an approved qualification1 if:

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    (1)     he has a qualification awarded in the United Kingdom2 which has been approved by the Health and Care Professions Council3 as attesting to the standard of proficiency4 it requires for admission to the part of the register5 in respect of which he is applying6;

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    (2)     he is an exempt person7 and has a right to practise a relevant profession in the United Kingdom by virtue of certain provisions8 (having, in particular, successfully completed any adaptation period, or passed any aptitude test, that he may be required