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Public Services - BTEC Level 2 at The Coleshill School

Course description

Through this course you can enter careers within the Armed Services, the Police Service, the Fire Service, Customs and Excise, Security Services, Prison Service, Ambulance Service, Paramedics or Rescue Services.

Course content

This course provides an ideal opportunity for an in-depth exploration of public services. You also gain valuable experience and a qualification prior to starting work within a particular public service. The course is made up of units of study that are designed to help you gain a clear insight into a variety of Public Services’ related career paths by studying such aspects as styles of leadership and discipline, understanding the impact of government policies and society, the effects of criminal behaviour and terrorism and national and international perspectives of Uniformed Public Services.

This course provides an opportunity to investigate public services and the role that they play in the economy and society.

Entry requirements

At least 4 grade Ds at GCSE


Assessment throughout the course, students will complete a number of assignments for each unit of study.

(Non examination course)

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Coleshill School directly.

Last updated date: 23 April 2015
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