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Public Services BTEC 2nd year Subsidiary Diploma at The Spires College

Course description

This course is for people who are looking forward to a career in any Public Service, for example the Police, Fire and Ambulance Services or Armed Forces.This is a two year course and involves the study and production of six units to gain the National Award and a further six to gain the National Certificate.This course offers you the opportunity to explore the work of the Public Services. Students have the opportunity to have contact with many serving Public Service workers to participate in expeditions on Dartmoor; complete work experience and interact with the Armed Forces and Civilian Services through organised visits. Some of the units covered include:Outdoor and Adventurous ExpeditionsTeam Development in Public ServicesTeam Leadership in the Uniformed Public ServicesPhysical Preparation and Fitness for the Uniformed Public ServicesFinal grades are based on the assessment of written assignments as well as practical work and expeditions. There are no written examinations involved.

Entry requirements

First year BTEC Public Services (Certificate)plus other

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 20 May 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 Year