576. Standards of education and training.

The Health and Care Professions Council1 must from time to time establish the standards of education and training2 necessary to achieve the standards of proficiency3 it has established4, and the requirements to be satisfied for admission to, and continued participation in, such education and training which may include requirements as to good health and good character5. Before establishing such standards or requirements, the Council must consult such of certain persons6 as it considers appropriate and the education and training committee7.

The education and training committee must advise the Council, whether on the request of the Council or otherwise, on the