AGIP recognises the Scientific Training Programme for Gastrointestinal Physiology and Urodynamic Science (Modernising Scientific Careers) as a suitable training pathway for Gastrointestinal Physiologists. A further year in practice at the appropriate level and with a formal portfolio is required for application for Accredited Independent Healthcare Professional status.
Individual modules within this programme are available to healthcare professionals as part of CPD.
AGIP recognises the Higher Specialist Scientific Training Programme (Modernising Scientific Careers) as suitable training pathway for Consultant Clinical Scientist in Gastrointestinal Physiology.
AGIP recognises the "Equivalence" pathway for both statutory clinical scientist registration and Consultant Clinical Scientist status available to all Accredited Independent Healthcare Professionals in Gastrointestinal Physiology. This pathway is accessed through the Academy of Healthcare Science.