You'll need to complete a 3-year NHS Practitioner Training Programme in healthcare science (audiology).
To work as an audiologist in the private sector, you'll need to do an audiology degree approved by the Health and Care Professions Council.
You could join the postgraduate NHS Scientist Training Programme, if you already have a science degree. This is a 3-year course in clinical science, specialising in neurosensory sciences.
You'll usually need:
- 5 GCSEs at grade 4 (C) or above, including English, maths and sometimes a science
- 2 or 3 A levels, including a science, for a degree
- a degree in a relevant subject for postgraduate study