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Uniformed Public Services Btec Level 3 Extended Diploma at Chichester College

Course description

This course is the second year of the 90 credit diploma. You will complete a further nine units and it is aimed at students interested in pursuing a career in the Uniformed Public Services. The full qualification is equivalent to three A Levels and accepted by universities. Are you looking to enhance your physical fitness, leadership skills, knowledge of current affairs and work of the Uniformed Public Services? 

Course content

The course is made up of 18 modules over the 2 years. These include: Major Incidents, Land bases activities, Understanding Discipline, Employment in the Uniformed Services, Physical Preparation for the Uniformed Services. If you are aged 16-18 you will follow a study programme consisting of your main qualification, English and maths, enterprise and enrichment. 

There are a variety of lectures, practical classes, group and individual work and self study. We also go on residential trips and have visiting speakers from the Uniformed Services.

Entry requirements

Minimum entry requirements are 5 GCSE passes at grade C or above, including English Language and Maths or Diploma in Public Services Level 2 -Merit Profile + GCSE grade C in English Language and Maths. 


You will be assessed through assignments and practical tasks.

Financial information

For all fee details please refer to the Chichester College website

Future opportunities

Commission into Armed Forces or Higher Education.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 01 April 2016
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    • Chichester is our main campus; right in the heart of the city, with lovely views of the Cathedral, across beautiful areas of parkland. Although relatively small, Chichester still has all the entertainment facilities you’d expect from much larger cities, such as cinemas, a leisure/sports centre, swimming pool, golf courses, a bowling alley, sports clubs, galle