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Public Services Diploma Level 1 at New College Nottingham

Course description

If you are looking to pursue a career in the public services sector from the armed forces through to community work then this course will get you on the right track. You'll learn all about the skills need to progress in this industry as well as what employment is like in the uniformed services. You'll also get to try adventurous activities to improve your teamwork, setting you up to progress onto the Level 2 Public Services or Health and Social Care course or for work in the public or charity sector.

Course content

This course is perfect if you are looking to pursue a career in the public services sector in anything ranging from the armed forces through to community work.

You'll learn about the skills needed in public services, employment in the uniformed services, improving health & fitness, adventurous activities and teamwork, sport & recreation in public services and expedition in public services.

Entry requirements

Students must have ALL of the following:  

  • 3 GCSEs or equivalent  
  • A satisfactory interview
  • Successful assessment activities including literacy & numeracy

Future opportunities

  • Level 2 Public Services
  • Level 2 Health & Social Care Diploma

 

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How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact New College Nottingham directly.

Last updated date: 25 April 2016

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