First Contact Physiotherapy career guide

This guide outlines career development routes you can take towards a First Contact Physiotherapy (FCP) role or a musculoskeletal (MSK) advanced practice role.

The scenarios and country-specific guidance will help you to explore different career paths into FCP across the UK depending on your current level of practice.

Career scenarios

Whatever stage you have reached in your career, if you're interested in FCP, there are lots of ways to find out more and boost your development.

Read the scenarios
Essential information about FCP

Local guidance

FCP varies in each devolved nation, so read guidance on career development in your local area.

Find country-specific guidance
FCP in the UK