Public Services BTEC (Single/Double) at George Salter Academy
There are many different optional units in the BTEC Level 3 Public Services qualification, which students may use to focus on specific services or to build a broader programme of learning within Public Services . The course covers both uniformed and nonuniformed services and highlights all of the physical and academic requirements to achieve a position in the services . The course also helps to develop team players and demonstrates the leadership qualities that you would require in preparation for your chosen career. Students will also gain understanding of how politics affect their everyday lives . They will have the chance to explore different government departments and gain an insight to how laws are created and passed.
Progression routes from this course
Having completed an Edexcel BTEC Level 3 in Public Services, learners will be ideally placed to progress to higher education to pursue Public Services or specialist Public Services qualifications such as Higher Nationals or other degree-level qualifications.
Single award – 6 units
Double award – 12 units
Unit 1: Government, Polices and the Public Services
Unit 2: Leadership and Teamwork in the Public Services
Unit 4: Understanding Discipline in the Uniformed Public Services
Unit 5: Physical Preparation, Health and Lifestyle for the Public Services
Unit 8: Understanding the Impacts of War, Conflict and Terrorism on Public Services
Unit 9: Outdoor and Adventurous Activities
Unit 24: Current and Media Affairs in the Public Services
All units are 100% coursework.
5 A*-C. You do not need to have studied Public Services before.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact George Salter Academy directly.