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Public Services BTEC Subsidiary Diploma Level 3 at East Berkshire College

Course description

The course presents the opportunity to develop skills and knowledge required for a successful career in a range of public Services including the armed and emergency forces

Course content

Units will include

  • government and policies
  • leadership and teamwork
  • citizenship
  • discipline
  • outdoor and adventurous activities
  • physical preparation.

Entry requirements

Five GCSE's at grade C or above, including English and maths or Functional skills at level 2 BTEC Level 2 at Merit or Distinction Level and Functional English at Level 2.


Written presentations, discussions, assignments and practical activities.

Future opportunities

  • Diploma/Extended Diploma in Public Services.
  • Progression to the full extended Diploma in Public Services or to employment the armed and emergency services such as Police, Army, RAF Fire Brigade, Royal Navy or within Local Authorities.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact East Berkshire College directly.

Last updated date: 04 May 2016

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    • Facilities include:

      • Specialist workshops (e.g. welding, bricklaying)
      • New hair and beauty training salons (open to the public)
      • Autotronics and computing facilities
      • Microsoft Academy and Cisco Academy
      • New innovation centre
      • Hospitality & Catering Academy (public restaurant)
      • £5m sports centre (including gym and sports hall)
      • Engineering workshop with new CNC machine centre
      • STEM project and research space
      • REHAU renewable energy training centre
      • Learning centre with the latest PCs and tablets
      • Simulated hospital environment
      • Over 500 Microsoft Surface Pros to enable independent learning
      • Parking.