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Public Services Level 3 BTEC Diploma and Extended Diploma at Carre's Grammar School

Course description

Both the BTEC Level 3 Diploma and Extended Diploma
in Public Services are designed to equip learners with
the knowledge, understanding and skills required for
a successful career in any of the uniformed or non-
uniformed Public Services.
Public Services are at the very heart of our community,
and those who pursue a career within one of the public
services will be fulfilling a vital role in society. The BTEC
Level 3 Diploma and Extended Diploma in Public Services
has a very practical emphasis. On completion, learners
will have taken an important first step onto the ladder of
a well-structured and rewarding career with one of the
largest employment sectors in the country.

Course content

The BTEC Level 3 Diploma and Extended Diploma
courses are completed over 2 years. The Diploma
(equivalent to two A Levels) enables students to
undertake other qualifications alongside. The Extended
Diploma (equivalent to three A Levels) is a full time

Entry requirements

The minimum entry requirements for level 3 applied study apply. Students should also have achieved at least Grade 4 in maths.


All the units are assessed by course work. Assessment methods could include essays, projects, presentations and attendance at practical events such as residential experiences and other activities. Our students also use training opportunities provided by the emergency services and armed forces.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Carre's Grammar School directly.

Last updated date: 11 October 2017

Key information

  • Start date: Next September