Public Services

Public Services - Full Time - Level 3
Course Title
Public Services - Full Time - Level 3
Course Code
Mode of Study
Full Time
EDEXCEL - BTEC Extended Diploma in Public Services
Number of Weeks
Entry Requirements
Grade 4 and above in GCSE English and maths and a minimum of two additional GCSEs at grade 4 or above or a strong Merit profile on a relevant Level 2 qualification.
Leads on to
You may choose to progress on to a relevant Level 4 qualification such as an HNC or Foundation degree. You may choose university, or seek an apprenticeship or employment.
Additional Information
 Requirement for residential work placements within the British Army and at RAF Bases  Requirement to purchase Kit and wear smart clothing on regular occasions  Will be costs for compulsory trips linked to units and achievement on the course
This course will aid you in learning and having an in-depth knowledge about a variety of uniformed public services careers. The lessons are a mixture of theory based subjects, practical team tasks both within and outside of a classroom setting and will also cover your fitness and how to improve it. You will learn:
Fitness testing and training
Custodial care and sentencing
Citizenship and the importance within the Public Services
Government policies, structure and laws
Discipline including performing drill
Leadership and Teamwork including practical scenario based tasks
Major incidents, command levels and impact
Human behaviour and its effect
Powers police have
Media and current affairs
Advanced navigation including full use of map and compass
Expedition skills and outdoor activities including safety and equipment
War and terrorism and its impact