Public Services

Level 3 Diploma 90 credit Public Services Yr1
Course Title
Level 3 Diploma 90 credit Public Services Yr1
Course Code
P000351
Mode of Study
Full Time
Qualification
EDEXCEL - BTEC 90-credit Diploma in Public Services
Start
02/09/2019
End
26/06/2020
Number of Weeks
34
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
It is expected that you will progress onto the full extended diploma in public services after completing this year 90-credit qualification. If you are 19 or above upon completion of this course, you may choose to progress on to a relevant Level 4 qualification such as an HNC or Foundation degree dependent on your academic capability. Learners of any age could also seek an apprenticeship or direct employment into the public services.
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
ABOUT 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:
Citizenship and the importance within the Public Services
Government policies, structure and laws
Leadership and Teamwork including practical scenario based tasks
Fitness testing and training
Discipline including performing drill
Police powers
Expedition skills and outdoor activities including safety and equipment
War and terrorism and its impact
Responding to emergency service incidents