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We set standards in three areas

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We set and promote the standards of practice and conduct expected of osteopaths. These are set out in the Osteopathic Practice Standards.

Education and training

We ensure that all osteopaths practising in the UK have been educated to an approved standard.

Professional development

We require all osteopaths to complete a set amount of CPD each year in order to keep their knowledge and skills up to date.



We investigate concerns and complaints about osteopaths who do not meet the standards of practice.


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