Occupational Studies for Public Services Entry Level 3 at Blackburn College
This is an exciting opportunity for anyone who would like a career working in public services; you will gain voluntary work experience and study units to help you make your career choice.
You will gain a qualification in occupational studies; this will develop your employability skills and complement your vocational learning.
This is a one year full time study programme where you will study:-
- Entry Level 3 Certificate in Occupational Studies for the Workplace
- English and Maths*
- Vocational Units
During the programme you will undertake volunteering and enrichment activities.
To study this course you should possess the following:-
A positive reference from school
A genuine desire to work with people
A positive attitude towards study
You will complete a portfolio of evidence; this will be internally and externally verified.
Vocational assignments will be completed in the classroom and at home.
You will complete exams in English and Maths
On successful completion of the study programme you may be given the opportunity to progress onto a level 1 qualification in Public Services (Uniformed or Non Uniformed). This is subject to achieving the relevant English and Maths qualifications.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Blackburn College directly.