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BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Public Services at Tameside College

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Full Time

Course content

'The BTEC Extended Diploma in Public Services is a two year course designed for young people who have an interest in working in the Uniformed Public Services or further study in the Public Sector. This course will be taught with a good mix of theoretical and practical tasks. The course is delivered by experienced Uniformed Public Service personnel who commit first-hand experience to delivering current and up to date information. Numerous employer links are made available throughout. Student visits such as Fire & Rescue, Maritime, Police Community & Safety Awareness, Army Exhibitions and guest speakers are also a large component of this programme. Key Curriculum areas include:• Citizenship & Diversity• Impact of War & Terrorism• Government and Politics• Leadership• Psychology• Outdoor & Adventurous Activities• Physical Fitness Preparation• Crime & its Effects on SocietyStudents will also be given the opportunity to complete the’ HABC Stewarding’ and/or ‘SIA Level 2 Security’ based qualifications alongside this course – ensuring you are employment ready!

Entry requirements

'Learners are required to have 5 GCSEs at grade A-C including Maths & English and will also be required to undertake a pre-course interview and assessment day. Candidates will be expected to be enthusiastic about embarking on a career in the Uniformed Public Services.

Future opportunities

'This qualification provides knowledge and practical skills related to Level 3. On completion of this qualification candidates may progress on to Higher Education and the HND in Public Services.

Further information

For Further Information Contact Course Enquiries on 0161 908 6789

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 26 September 2016
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