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Uniformed Public Services Level 3 BTEC Extended Diploma at Monks Walk School

Course description

The Public Services course is designed to equip students with the skills, discipline and knowledge required to make them as employable as possible in a very competitive job market. The Public Services delivery team includes highly experienced teaching staff and external providers from professional bodies such as the Police, Royal Air Force, Red Cross, Ambulance Service, Local Primary Schools and Outdoor Adventure and Leisure Centres.

Learning will be varied and creative with an emphasis on practical skills, work experience, teamwork and fitness.

Entry requirements

A successful interview. APS: 38.5 or above.

Assessment

Assessment is via 100% coursewor kbased projects and there are no exams.

Financial information

Students joining the course will be expected to wear the public services uniform that is available to purchase from Onslow St Audrey’s School. Students will also need to contribute approximately £200 over the two years to take part in the additional activities.

Further information

Visits will be made to various organisations and guest speakers will be invited to talk about their career experiences. Students will also have the opportunity to achieve additional qualifications such as First Aid, Duke of Edinburgh, National Governing Body Awards in Sporting Activities and Leadership Awards, all of which make a candidate stand out when seeking employment or applying to university.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Monks Walk School directly.

Last updated date: 25 October 2016
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September

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