Public Services BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma at Harrogate College
There is a strong emphasis on the academic, physical and character requirements that the public services test for at initial selection. This coursewill provide you with the knowledge and skills to help prepare you for entering: Police, Fire Service, Prison Service and the Armed Forces.
Core Units include:
Citizenship & Diversity
Government, Policies and the Public Services
Leadership and Teamwork
Fitness training and testing
Specialist Units include:
Crime, Police Powers and the Criminal Justice System
Planning for and responding to emergency incidents
Understanding behaviour and uniformed public service employment possibilities
Functional skills and a comprehensive enrichment programme are also part of the course.
You will need 4 GCSEs (Grades A-C) including English Language, or a BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Uniformed Public Services. In exceptional circumstances, candidates will be considered without some of the formal qualifications subject to further interview.
Upon successful completion of the course you will be able to progress to further study at University. Alternatively, progression can be made into one of the Uniformed Public Services subject to individual service requirements and successful interview process.
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.